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The Man from Earth (10-Jun-2007)

Director: Richard Schenkman

Writer: Jerome Bixby

Music Composed by: Mark Hinton Stewart

Producers: Richard Schenkman; Eric D. Wilkinson

Keywords: Sci-Fi, Immortality

A professor moving to another town reveals a startling secret explaining his departure to his colleagues.

John Oldman, a professor at an American university, is in the process of gathering his belongings and planning to move to another community when his coworkers unexpectedly arrive to throw a farewell party. Asked repeatedly to give a reason for his departure, John eventually explains that he is a Cro-Magnon somehow alive after fourteen thousand years on Earth, moving from town to town every decade to conceal his agelessness from neighbors and colleagues. Disbelief mounts as John begins to relate details of his brushes with historical figures and the development of modern civilization, only to turn the corner in a startling way when John reveals a pseudonym he'd used sixty years earlier.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
John Billingsley
20-May-1960   Dr. Phlox on Star Trek: Enterprise
William Katt
16-Feb-1951   Greatest American Hero
Richard Riehle
12-May-1948   Walt Finnerty on Grounded for Life
Tony Todd
4-Dec-1954   Candyman


John Billingsley   ...   Harry
Ellen Crawford   ...   Edith
William Katt   ...   Art
Annika Peterson   ...   Sandy
Richard Riehle   ...   Gruber
David Lee Smith   ...   John
Alexis Thorpe   ...   Linda
Tony Todd   ...   Dan
Steven Littles   ...   Moving Man #1
Chase Sprague   ...   Moving Man #2
Robbie Bryan   ...   Officer


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