Conclusion: The Omega Man is one film that is clearly a reflection of the era in which it was made, offering a nostalgic throwback to 1970s style, music, and filmmaking. While the film, on the whole, is an entertaining romp through a nightmare scenario, the first half plays much better than the second, each...
Conclusion: I confess to a biased nostalgia for The Omega Man , warts and all. It's an imperfect movie full of problems and I like it a lot. I'm delighted that it's out on HD DVD, even if that's only to cash in on the Will Smith adaptation.
Summary: 'The Omega Man' may not be a particularly good movie, but its woefully dated production values and hilarious nods to blaxploitation arguably make it a true camp classic. As a Blu-ray release, this one's a mixed bag.
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