Overall Rank: 32257
Average Rating: 1.9/4
# of Ratings: 4
Theatrical Release Date: 06/01/1975
MPAA Rating: G
Director: Michael Anderson
Actors: Ron Ely, Paul Gleason, William Lucking, Michael Miller, Eldon Quick, Darrell Zwerling
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Indyfreak - wrote on 10/15/2017
Adapted from the classic pulp character, 'DOC SAVAGE: THE MAN OF BRONZE' is a sloppy written and poorly directed adventure movie. Producer George Pal (The Time Machine, When Worlds Collide, 7 Faces of Dr Lao) indulges in his worst tendencies with unconvincing matte paintings and animation that was deemed dated decades before the movie's year of release.
It is made worse by the unnecessarily grating addition of a strangely over the top camp treatment of the story. Examples include when Doc Savage (Ron Ely) has the light twinkle in his eyes in the right spot; a heroic monologue is given its own applause (while we're still in the first act of the film); and the villain being defeated then rehabilitated as a member of the Salvation Army.
While the atmosphere is unconvincing and the tone …
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