Plant Manager of Io outpost Con-Am 27
Mark Sheppard - Outland 1981
Outland 1981 is a gritty space lawman adventure. Starring Sean Connery as Marshall O'Neal working to keep order on one of the moons of Jupiter - Io. However the plant manager is pushing the workload to the extreme with illegal drugs for higher profit margins. Although technology has advanced - the temptation of drugs, greed, and machismo are still factors in work and play.
Marshall William T. O' Neal
Notice logo on Marshall O'Neals left arm - three golden keys on green disc with a golden circle.
This movie shrewdly predicts the primary purpose of travel to distant moons in our solar system - capital gain via resource exploitation.
On Io they mine Titanium. Titanium seems to be a primary staple coveted in most sci-fiction movies.
Arm Patch of the Federal Security Agency 27
All security officers wear a hexagonal arm patch on the right shoulder. In a frame along the edges it is written 'FEDERAL SECURITY AGENCY' in yellow on red. In the middle is a six pointed sheriff's star and the number of the mining colony - 27.
Outland is the gritty middle less loved sci-fi child in between Alien 1979 and Blade Runner 1982 - that shows advances in human technology do not necessarily mean an advance in human morality-compassion.
Medical Badge of Dr. Lazarus
An even edge hexagonal arm patch is used to represent the medical personnel. It has a red frame and the popular winged serpent staff of healing. Dr. Lazarus here is played by Frances Sternhagen.
Company Logo of Mining Station
Company logo for the mining colony consists of rainbow coloured circles, starting from the inside - red, orange, yellow, green, black, blue, violet, purple, black and yellow. Along the center is the name 'Con Am' written in yellow on blue on a superior elongated octagon. Near the lower portion is the mining colony number - 27.
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