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Millennium (1989)

PG-13 | | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi | 25 August 1989 (USA)
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An NTSB investigator seeking the cause of an airline disaster meets a warrior woman from 1000 years in the future.

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Bill Smith
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Louise Baltimore
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Arnold Mayer
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Sherman
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Walters
Brent Carver ...
Coventry
David McIlwraith ...
Tom Stanley
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Roger Keane
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Dr. Brindle
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Vern Rockwell
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Ron Kennedy
Peter Dvorsky ...
Janz
Raymond O'Neill ...
Harold Davis
Philip Akin ...
Briley
David Calderisi ...
Leacock
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Bill Smith, chief investigator for the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), has been assigned to determine whether human error is the cause of an airline crash. He and his team of investigators are very confused by the words on the cockpit voice recorder by the crew relating to the crash. But at the same time, a theoretical physicist named Dr. Arnold Mayer has a real professional curiosity about the crash, which borders on science fiction. While giving a university lecture, he talks about time travel and the possibility of visitors from the future. Smith discovers the involvement of an organization of time travellers from a future Earth irreparably polluted who seek to rejuvenate mankind from those about to perish in the past. Written by Anthony Pereyra <hypersonic91@yahoo.com>

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The people aboard flight 35 are about to land 1,000 years from where they planned to. See more »


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Millenium  »

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$5,777,099 (USA)
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In the final scene, the viewer hears Sherman say: "This is not the end. This is not even the beginning of the end. It is the end of the beginning." These lines are paraphrased and borrowed from Winston Churchill's 10 November 1942 speech at the Lord Mayor's Luncheon, in which he used similar language to describe the turning of the tide of the Second World War in favour of the Allies. See more »

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As Louise enters the bar, her hair is flat. When she is shown inside, suddenly, her hair is permed. See more »

Quotes

Louise Baltimore: Where's my free will in all this?
Sherman: Have you lost it? I will look around for it.
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Referenced in The Kids in the Hall: Episode #1.20 (1990) See more »

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Good "B" Film
18 August 2004 | by (Toronto, Canada) – See all my reviews

This film is not as bad as the comments here indicate. Good premise and a few comedic touches enhance this time travel tale starring Cheryl Ladd (who, in my opinion is an very underrated actress) and Kris Kristofferson. I have to admit that although the (not so) special effects could have been better and the last line at the end should have been left out, it's still a memorable film that will entertain most time travel fans. Exterior scenes were filmed in Toronto although the setting is supposed to be Minneapolis.

I wasn't expecting much so maybe that's why I enjoyed it.

"Take a chance, Louise"

7/10


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