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Time Runner (1993)

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During the alien invasion of 2022, one man flees through a wormhole to 1992, where attempt after attempt is made to catch and kill him.

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Michael Raynor
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Karen Donaldson
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John Thomas ...
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Allan Forget ...
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Finding itself invaded by a superior alien force in the year 2022, humanity's last hope lies with fighter pilot Michael Raynor who is hurled through a time warp back to the year 1992. Relentlessly hounded by a ruthless agent belonging to a super-secret government organization, Raynor learns he can affect the future and, with the help of scientist Karen McDonald, attempts to alert authorities to the upcoming alien threat. Written by Doug Sederberg <vornoff@sonic.net>

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Rachel Hayward has a small role as Caroline Raynor, the main protagonist's wife who is killed off at the beginning of the film. See more »

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Towards the end of the movie, when Michael's mother is about to leave for the hospital, the car containing the aliens is pulling up to the house ... and you can see the shadow of the film crew on the street (lower-left portion of the screen). See more »

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Freeman: How about a picnic, ladies and gentlemen?
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Another overlooked gem
10 December 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

It seems the move to disarm the world's nukes was actually orchestrated by aliens, and when the Earth is finally defenseless their massive fleet moves in and nukes the whole planet. A very novel concept made even more believable by a John Kerry type president working to bring down our own forces. Unnecessarily complicated by Mark Hamill's mission to go back in time to prevent the invasion, which explains the name. Subplot of military personnel trying to hack the launch codes to an undeclared cache of Russian nukes to repel the invaders was much more intriguing. The well-rounded sci-fi fan will be sure to ignore the less evolved reviews and watch this one.

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