PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
After enslavement and near extermination by an alien race in the year 3000, humanity begins to fight back.
It is 45 minutes into the film before we find out Johnnie's name.
Ker, I'd like you to meet Chirk.
Terl: She's, um... she's, um...
Chirk: His soon-to-be newly acquired secretary.
Terl: She's stupid enough not to be a menace, good-looking enough to be decorative; she gets drunk with economical speed...
Ker: Ooh. I can see ...
After spending time in the Knowledge Machine, Jonnie learns the Psychlo language and many other things, specifically including mathematics. Somehow this also teaches him terms such as "Euclidean geometry" and enables him to translate that into the English of an uneducated, primitive human culture as well as to read English texts, despite the fact that the Psychlos appear to have no knowledge of English.
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