Barely audible, an organ plays a haunting theme. The title
They are simple green lettering on a black background.
Point of view from inside a small medicine cabinet. The
door is opened creating a low hum, and throwing light on
THX 1138, a man about thirty-five years old. He has a
closely shaved head: which makes him appear bald. The
image is distorted as seen over a TV monitor.
THX takes a bottle of blue pills out of the cabinet and
talks directly into the camera.
Nothing.....nothing really. I
just feel kind of lousy. I need
If you have a problem, don't
hesitate to ask for assistance.
Yes.....Thank you, I'll be all
right. I'm all right.
He takes two of the pills and returns the bottle the
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THX closes the cabinet.
The door to the cabinet begins to open - hesitates - then
The door opens revealing LUH 3417, a 20 year old woman,
also with a closely shaved head. She is nervous and
struggle to maintain her composure.
LUH takes the bottle of pills THX has just consumed and
....never mind. I'll replace these
She slams the door closed.
A bald man dressed in white, huddles in a bare, dimly lit
room, Two large leather clad policemen beat the man with
long chrome nightsticks, making a dull thudding sound.
LUH also dressed in white stands in the corner of a very
small bathroom. It is very modern, with many fixtures not
in an ordinary bathroom; outstanding of these is a small
medicine cabinet with a small sign on the face which reads:
SEDATION SP9, USE WHEN NECESSARY.
She stands facing the wall. She is crying. The thudding
sound of the policemen can be heard in the background.
LUH stops crying, drys her eyes and looks into the mirror.
She regains her composure and pores the pills down the
toilet. The camera TRACKS with her as she walks into the
mainroom. She passes by the Hologram room where the
thudding sounds of the policemen are originating.