The American Astronaut

With a stylistic tip o' the space helmet to David Lynch's ERASERHEAD, this debut feature by musician-animator-filmmaker Cory McAbee is a retro-futuristic sci-fi musical oozing the same black-and-white oil and axle grease, albeit with tuneful tongue-in-cheekiness. Cowboyish Samuel Curtis (McAbee), the titular spaceman, plies space in what looks like a more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Producer (3 Credits)
Joshua Taylor
William Perkins
Co-Producer (1 Credit)
Michael Krantz
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
W. Mott Hupfel
Editor (1 Credit)
Pete Beaudreau
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
The Billy Nayer Show
Production Designer (1 Credit)
Geoff Tuttle
Costumes (1 Credit)
Dawn Weisberg
Casting (1 Credit)
Ann Goulder
Sound (1 Credit)
Doug McKean