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Jason
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Jana
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Hunter von Leer ...
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Stevens
Jane Caldwell ...
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A time traveling cop, Jack Deth, from the future is taken back to the past to be given the task of destroying the Trancer program before it has a chance to get out of control, sending the world into a state of chaos and war. Written by Rob Hartill

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C. Courtney Joyner wrote the role of Col. Daddy Muthuh specifically for Andrew Robinson. See more »

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R.A. Mihailoff's name is misspelled in the beginning credits. It is spelled R.A. Mahailoff and then it is spelled correctly in the closing credits. See more »

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Jack Deth: You know, this could be the beginning of a beautiful... forget it!
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Follows The Dungeonmaster (1984) See more »

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Written by Sykotik Sinfoney
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Courtesy of Terrortunes Music (ASCAP)
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the dark one
19 March 2004 | by (Brooklyn, NY) – See all my reviews

The first "Trancers" was light-hearted fun. "Trancers III" plays up the dark film-noir aspects of the concept and adds a healthy dose of violence, not to mention a scathing attack on military "morality." Much ham acting and some tacky moments (including a dual trancing/sex scene) detract from what is, overall, a commendable attempt to make a serious science fiction film.

On first viewing, I hated this one, but a few years later the social commentary sunk in. This does not rate high on my "fun" meter, but it is well made. Look for Helen Hunt in a teeny-tiny cameo, on the verge of stardom but still with one foot in the B-movie camp.


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