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Wavelength (1983)

PG  |   |  Biography, Sci-Fi  |  16 September 1983 (USA)
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Col. James MacGruder
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Dr. Vernon Cottrell
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Dr. Benjamin Stern (as Bob McLean)
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Dr. Sidey
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Dr. Wolf
George Petrie ...
Dr. Savianno (as George O. Petrie)
George Skaff ...
Gen. Hunt
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Dov Young ...
Gamma
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Two young lovers learn that a small group of child-like space aliens are marooned on Earth and are being held prisoner at a top secret military facility. The couple then decide to liberate the extraterrestrial castaways and help them make a rendezvous with a rescue ship sent from the alien home planet. Written by Patrick D. Rockwell <prockwell@thegrid.net>

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The alien terror is here on Earth! Two weeks ago THEY landed on Earth. Today beneath a major American city the experiments begin.

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Biography | Sci-Fi

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Kahlittu kauhu  »

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Approximate 23:30 wen the Air Force Officer is explaining how the main characters entered the facility, Boom Mic is visible on the upper left corner of the scene. See more »

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Referenced in Ninja vs. Ninja (1987) See more »

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No More Lonely Days
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Written by Jim King and Mitch Crane
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One of my all-time favorites!
5 December 1999 | by (Phoenix, Arizona) – See all my reviews

I originally came to this movie with no expectations and it stayed in my top 10 list for a long time, still remaining as an all-time favorite. I liked meeting and getting to know the characters before their lives were impacted by the main events of the story. I found the three main characters (played by Robert Carradine, Cherie Currie, and Keenan Wynn) very believable and engaging. I particularly enjoyed the Native American interchanges and the words of wisdom from the travellers. I don't know what movie the other reviewer watched (or did he leave too early or fall asleep?) - because when ET phones home there is definitely an answer!


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