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Director:
Writer (WGA):
J.S. Cardone (written by)
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Release Date:
September 1990 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
The weapons of the future are alive...
Plot:
Unicom is a powerful organization overseeing most of the world after its economic collapse. They have... See more » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
1 nomination See more »
User Reviews:
Fine debut for this cast See more (14 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Paul Ganus ... Tyson Keen

Megan Ward ... Arren

Ralph Waite ... Lathan Hooks

Bill Moseley ... Quinn

Eva LaRue ... Parice (as Eva La Rue)

Jack McGee ... Winston Wickett
Elizabeth Maclellan ... Sandra
Katherine Armstrong ... Christie
John Davis Chandler ... Bud
Kristopher Logan ... Scratch
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jack Maturin ... (uncredited)
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Directed by
Charles Band 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
J.S. Cardone (written by)

Produced by
Charles Band .... executive producer
Michael Catalano .... executive producer
David DeCoteau .... producer
Debra Dion .... executive producer
John Schouweiler .... producer
 
Original Music by
Richard Band 
 
Cinematography by
Mac Ahlberg 
 
Film Editing by
Ted Nicolaou 
 
Casting by
Perry Bullington 
Robert MacDonald 
 
Production Design by
Kathleen Coates 
 
Set Decoration by
Kate Pacitti 
 
Costume Design by
Angela Balogh-Calin 
 
Makeup Department
Adam Brandy .... makeup artist
Greg Cannom .... special makeup effects artist
Larry Odien .... special makeup effects artist
Palah Sandling .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
Steve Berkezchuk .... assistant production manager
David DeCoteau .... production manager (as Ellen Cabot)
Mickey Kaiserman .... executive in charge of production
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Michael Curtis .... second assistant director
Matt Hinkley .... first assistant director
 
Art Department
Todd Busch .... assistant art director
Lauren Gifford .... set dresser
Karin Liebrand .... assistant art director
Blair Martin .... property master
John Rimpau .... set dresser
 
Sound Department
Sarah Brady .... adr editor
Del Casher .... sound effects editor
Lars Nelson .... sound effects editor
Doug Reed .... foley artist
D.J. Ritchie .... sound mixer
 
Special Effects by
Steve Burg .... robot design
David Jekel .... effects crew
Donna Littleford .... effects coordinator
Francois Manauit .... effects crew
Tod Ryan .... assistant makeup effects
Lisa Sturz .... effects crew
John Teska .... effects crew
 
Visual Effects by
David Allen .... effects director
Chris Endicott .... puppet effects
Dennis Gordon .... model shop supervisor
 
Stunts
Chuck Borden .... stunt coordinator
Dyanna Lynn .... stunts
Eddie Paul .... stunts
Michael R. Thayer .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Alan Koplin .... first assistant camera: "a" camera
James Lawrence Spencer .... gaffer
Kerrec 'K-Man' Williams .... best boy gaffer
 
Casting Department
Monica Heitmann .... casting assistant
Julia Mongrain .... casting assistant
 
Editorial Department
Juliet Avola .... post-production
Danny Miller .... assistant editor (as Dan Miller)
Gretchen G. Wieland .... second assistant editor
 
Music Department
Nick Vidar .... music engineer
Nick Vidar .... music programmer
 
Other crew
Douglas Bowers .... production coordinator
Bennah Burton-Burtt .... assistant: Charles Band
Jeffrey Court .... production controller
Tony Ip .... title designer
Jesse Long .... script supervisor
David Pabian .... dialogue coach
Catherine Walker .... publicity coordinator
Charles Weinryt .... executive in charge of marketing
Christopher Wheeler .... production accountant
Barbara Jean Wolf .... production secretary
 

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Runtime:
85 min
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Certification:
Argentina:16 | Finland:K-16 | Iceland:16 | UK:15 (video premiere) | USA:R

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Trivia:
Film debut of Megan Ward.See more »
Goofs:
Crew or equipment visible: Reflected in the window behind Quinn when Winston is looking for Arren in the dark.See more »
Movie Connections:
Featured in Trancers II (1991)See more »

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8 out of 11 people found the following review useful.
Fine debut for this cast, 1 August 2004
Author: cac_mika from Artemis, Iowa

I really enjoyed this film, it was one of the more interesting "B" type science fiction movies I've seen in some time.

As others have noted, the film is set in the future, when giant robots control the earth. Unfortunately Johnny Sucko isn't in this feature, but the other actors make up for this loss. I do wish they'd have added a plot line explaining what happened to Johnny and also why the giant robot can't do his mega-punch anymore.

Megan Ward (any relation to Sela?) does a fine job as Erin. I can see why she's embarked on a fine career, with just the right mixture of emotion and sexiness.

The plot is a bit plodding in places, like most B movies. And the special effects leave more than a bit to be desired. But the concept is quite imaginative and I must say I was impressed with the take on how our society would develop.

The real discovery is the male lead, Paul G. Anus. I'm surprised that he hasn't shown up in other major roles, as he seems to have a certain magnetism. Maybe with his unfortunate surname he's just destined to be in gay porno or something.

I would definitely rent this movie again.

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