Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow
Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow is a 2004 American science fiction action-adventure film written and directed by Kerry Conran in his directorial debut, and produced by Jon Avnet, Sadie Frost, Jude Law and Marsha Oglesby. The film stars Jude Law, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Angelina Jolie. It is an example of "Ottensian" (pre-WWII) dieselpunk.
In a technologically advanced 1939, the zeppelin Hindenburg III moors itself atop the Empire State Building. Aboard the airship is Dr. Jorge Vargas, a scientist who arranges for a package containing two vials to be delivered to Dr. Walter Jennings. The courier looks back while leaving with the vials, to see that Dr. Vargas has vanished.
|contentLocation||New York City|
|events||aviation mad scientist|
|genre||action adventure science fiction|
|keywords||abandon adam and eve advanced air base air force airborne aircraft carrier aircraft carrier build curtiss p-40 disabled empire state building escape pod fly flying aircraft carrier former flame hide kill lock mine music hall nepal news report noah\'s ark old friend ornithopter radio city music hall rock royal navy shangri-la speak than the the wizard of oz tibet vanish wake up warn wiz wizard of oz zeppelin|
|producer||Jon Avnet Jude Law Marsha Oglesby Sadie Frost|
|productionCompany||Brooklyn Films Filmauro Natural Nylon|
|theme||mad scientist science fiction adventure|