The move starts out meticulously slow so you do not miss the subtle inferences. Then in the middle it slows down so you do not miss the intricacy, at the end it comes to a dead stop so you can erase the time spent properly.
Our antagonist Barry Nyle (Michael Rogers) just looks standard evil until one day his wife (Marilyn Norry) says ""Barry you are not wearing your appliances." And we recognize him as Nosferatu in a Noriega fine customer leathers outfit. They probably need some name recognition money to pay for the filming.
Not to sully Carl Mayer but this film plot has something's in common with "The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari" mixes with Logan's Run attempt at finding sanctuary. Even a tad of "The village".
There is lots of diverse music, smoke, colors, and heavy breathing (reminiscent of Darth Vader.)