Stargate (1994)

PG-13  |   |  Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

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An interstellar teleportation device, found in Egypt, leads to a planet with humans resembling ancient Egyptians who worship the god Ra.



  • Jaye Davidson in Stargate (1994)
  • Kurt Russell in Stargate (1994)
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  • Mili Avital in Stargate (1994)
  • James Spader in Stargate (1994)
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Jaye Davidson's dislike of the attention that he received after The Crying Game (1992), made him reluctant to take the role of Ra in Stargate (1994). He didn't want to just turn the offer down, so he made what he expected to be an unacceptable demand of one million dollars. This was accepted, and ... ...


Arabic Interpreter: Professor!
Arabic Interpreter: Professor! We found something beautiful!
Prof. Langford: Ja?
Arabic Interpreter: Oh, yes! Big, big, big surprise!


The three "moons of Abydos" seen above the pyramid are obviously images of Earth's moon, merely re-sized and rotated relative to each other.


Plot Summary

Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi


Release Date:

28 October 1994


English, Norwegian, Swedish, Egyptian (Ancient), Arabic

Country of Origin

France, USA

Box Office


$55,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£3,020,239 (UK) (20 January 1995)


$71,565,669 (USA)

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