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Abraxas, Guardian of the Universe (1990)

R  |   |  Action, Sci-Fi  |  1 March 1991 (Canada)
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An alien "policeman" arrives on Earth to apprehend a renegade of his own race who impregnates a woman with a potentially destructive mutant embryo.

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Secundus (as Sven Ole-Thorsen)
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Dar
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Ken Quinn ...
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Abraxas' Answer Box (voice)
Moses Znaimer ...
Secundus' Answer Box (voice)
Robert Nasmith ...
Sonia's Father
Kris Michaels ...
Sonia's Mother
Layne Coleman ...
Registry Clerk
Francis Mitchell ...
Sonja Belliveau ...
Doctor
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Principal Latimer (as Jim Belushi)
Erica Heenan ...
School Secretary
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An alien "policeman" arrives on Earth to apprehend a renegade of his own race who impregnates a woman with a potentially destructive mutant embryo. Written by N.X.K. <emegas@vecanti.org>

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Trivia

The "anti-life equation" mentioned in the film is a concept created by comic book author 'Jack Kirby' (I). In Kirby's Fourth World setting, DC Comics villain Darkseid's search for the equation inspires him to attack Earth. See more »

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Five-year-old Tommy runs from the fire in the abandoned building. However, the person running is a grown man, covering his face. See more »

Quotes

[Abraxas is sitting in bed, bare-chested, when Tommy walks in]
Abraxas: Hello. I suppose you're not tired. Do you want to sit up here with me? I'll tell you a story. It's about two men who were partners.
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The First Noel
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(Christy, Julie, Denise, Stephanie, Deanne, Maria Frank, Agnes, Douglas, Erin, Angus)
Arrangement by Julia Leahy
Courtesy of Frontier Records and BMG Music Canada
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So Bad It's Legendary
29 March 2008 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

During the decline of the VHS, I used to troll Dollar store movie bins and snap up every piece of crap movie I could find. Abraxas is up there in my worst movies collection along with The Elimnators and Frasier the Sensual Lion (or Frasier the Friendly Lion, the title on the box doesn't match the title in the film).

Abraxas has some of the most awkward scenes and dialogue of any film ever made. I find it extremely comforting to know that I am not the only person here changed by that amazing scene where Jesse the Body Ventura tries to bond with the alien hybrid child but, to the viewers horrified amazement, seems to be coming on to him.

This film is an absolute trainwreck and every car is spewing laughing gas.


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