The Earthling

  • 1980
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Drama

William Holden plays a man with terminal cancer who has returned to his native Australia to die. There, he comes across a recently orphaned tot played by Ricky Schroder and teaches the boy what he knows about survival. The landscapes are beautiful, the script schmaltzy, and Schroder painfully self-conscious of his cuteness. Director Peter Collinson more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Lanny Cotler
Producer (2 Credits)
Elliot Schick
John Strong
Exec. Producer (1 Credit)
Stephen W. Sharmat
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Don McAlpine
Editor (2 Credits)
Frank Morriss
Nicholas Beauman
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Dick DeBenedictis
Production Designer (1 Credit)
Bob Hilditch

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