Location: Redstone Theater
Dir. Douglas Trumbull. 1983, 106 mins. 70mm. With Christopher Walken, Natalie Wood, Louise Fletcher, Cliff Richardson. Douglas Trumbull’s science-fiction thriller about a device that can record thoughts and dreams features stunning visual effects to portray telepathic experiences, cutting between widescreen and standard size. One of only two films directed by special effects legend Trumbull, best known for his work on 2001: A Space Odyssey, Brainstorm also features the last performance by Natalie Wood, who died during the making of the film.