On his 20th birthday, Ed Bellamy discovers that he was an unknowing subject of a childhood medical experiment. Microchips implanted in his brain make him a genius, but will also kill him by his 21st birthday.

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 Nurse in Waiting Room (1 episode, 1994)
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 Leatherhead Passenger (1 episode, 1994)
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 Park Ranger (1 episode, 1994)
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 Kevin (1 episode, 1994)
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 Air (1 episode, 1994)
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 Chuck (1 episode, 1994)
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 Earth (1 episode, 1994)
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 Roderick (1 episode, 1994)
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 Fire (1 episode, 1994)
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 Eggs (1 episode, 1994)
Alexander Enberg ...
 Rome (1 episode, 1994)
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 Alphonse (1 episode, 1994)
Denise Gentile
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 Devin (1 episode, 1994)
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 Grunge #1 (1 episode, 1994)
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 Agent Winston (1 episode, 1994)
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 Buddy (1 episode, 1994)
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 Lorne (1 episode, 1994)
Scott Mitchell Nelson ...
 Activist (1 episode, 1994)
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 Ed Bellamy (1 episode, 1994)
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 Dr. Aaron (1 episode, 1994)
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Lisa Dean Ryan ...
 Maria Cavalos (1 episode, 1994)
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 Dan (1 episode, 1994)
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 Keri Sullivan (1 episode, 1994)
Charlie Spradling ...
 Glenna (1 episode, 1994)
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 Cali (1 episode, 1994)
Blair Valk ...
 Girl (1 episode, 1994)
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Ed would like to be a normal teenager. Unfortunately, Ed has been used for intelligence enhancing research, and is extremely smart as a consequence. Equally unfortunately, the chemicals used in the research are affecting his brain in such a way that he'll be dead on his 21st birthday unless he finds a cure. With this in mind, he escapes from the research facility. The research facility is none too happy about this, and tries to recapture him. Written by Afterburner <aburner@erols.com>

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Ed Bellamy is not your typical 20 year old. He's got a microchip in his brain, and if he doesn't find out who put it there, he'll be...

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9 June 1994 (USA)  »

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Ed's brother: Your grades came in the mail today, Poindexter. Tell me, were you sent from the planet Pocket Protector, or did they clone you from Einstein's pubes?
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Left me wanting for more.
31 January 2001 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

I loved watching this series. It made me think and almost wish this could happen to me. This, IMO, is a major precurser to the series Dark Angel in thought context, and makes me appreciate both more. I only wish I could watch it over again, just to refresh my memory.


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