The Girl from Tomorrow (1991)

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Alana, a teen-aged girl from the year 3000, finds herself trapped in 1990 with a criminal from the year 2500. Alone, and confused, she befriends a spirited girl named Jenny Kelly. Together ... See full summary »

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Katharine Cullen ...
 Alana (12 episodes, 1992)
Melissa Marshall ...
 Jenny Kelly (12 episodes, 1992)
James Findlay ...
 Petey Kelly (12 episodes, 1992)
Andrew Clarke ...
 James Rooney (12 episodes, 1992)
Helen O'Connor ...
 Irene Kelly (12 episodes, 1992)
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 Silverthorn (11 episodes, 1992)
Miles Buchanan ...
 Eddie (11 episodes, 1992)
Doreen Warburton ...
 Mrs. Bloomington (5 episodes, 1992)
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Alana, a teen-aged girl from the year 3000, finds herself trapped in 1990 with a criminal from the year 2500. Alone, and confused, she befriends a spirited girl named Jenny Kelly. Together they attempt to track down the time capsule which brought her there, while evading Silverthorn, the villain into whose hands it appears to have fallen. Written by Anonymous

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Outstanding and memorable kids drama
16 July 2013 | by (Worcester, England) – See all my reviews

My sister and I were hooked on The Girl From Tomorrow back when it was aired in the UK. We remember it to be extremely engaging and enjoyable. Watching it now in 2013, it has aged fairly well and is still very watchable. The graphics were clearly limited by the technology and budget of the time, but that's the only aspect that hasn't stood the test of time. The performances are genuinely solid and actors play their parts well - Irene is a harassed single mum, Jenny a rebellious teenager, Petey an annoying but resourceful nine-year-old, and Alana a confused and terrified time traveller from the future trying to make sense of Sydney in the '90s. Alana stole the hearts of thousands of 12 year old boys. Good to see Katharine Cullen went on to a solid, respectable acting career.

The series benefits from good casting, screen writing and drama. The cliffhanger endings are well crafted and you're always hoping for more. Silverthorn is a great charming villain, and the Great Disaster plot gives tremendous scope.

It was never a high-budget all-star production, but if you have fond childhood memories of this show, don't be afraid to re-watch it as an adult. It lives up to your memory.


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