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Trailers from Hell Goes to Michael Crichton’s ‘Westworld’

Trailers from Hell Goes to Michael Crichton's 'Westworld'

Today on Trailers from Hell, "Robocop" and "Starship Troopers" screenwriter Ed Neumeier talks author Michael Crichton’s 1973 directorial debut "Westworld." Medical student-turned-novelist Crichton’s directorial debut was the first of his cautionary futuristic-theme-park-gone-crazy thrillers (the second was Jurassic Park). The last picture produced by MGM before it stopped distributing movies became a huge popular hit and might have cut down somewhat on 1973 Disneyland admissions.

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Mr. Neumaier doesn't speak clearly enough for the microphone. The trailer voices come through loud and clear when that audio is turned up, but I didn't understand most of what Mr. Neumaier said. I don't know if this was a problem with the recording or Mr. Neumaier's voice.

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