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Demon Seed

Science Fiction Theatre
94 mins
1977
BBFC 15

Film times

Tue

30 Oct

Child psychologist Susan Harris (Julie Christie) lives with her husband, Alan (Fritz Weaver), in a home operated by a computer program. When Alan invents Proteus IV, an artificial intelligence system capable of advanced thought, his obsession with technology strains their relationship. But Susan sees the true power of her husband's invention when Proteus IV takes her hostage in her own home and reveals its ultimate desire: a child of its own, conceived in her womb and destined for domination…

This special Halloween screening is presented by Science Fiction Theatre - a monthly film club dedicated to the exploration and celebration of classic science fiction cinema.


Starring:
Julie Christie, Fritz Weaver, Gerrit Graham
Director:
Donald Cammell
Language:
English
Country:
USA