Directed by Robert Clouse • 1975 • United States
Starring Yul Brynner, Max von Sydow, Joanna Miles
Yul Brynner and Max von Sydow star in this lively science-fiction thriller set in the year 2012. After a worldwide plague decimates humanity and destroys virtually all plant life, survival depends on finding a way to grow food. When a commune of survivors in New York cultivates an experimental seed, the warlike leader of a neighboring commune will do anything for the food source—leading to a bloody showdown that could determine the fate of mankind.