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After four years, Jake Cardigan is prematurely awoken from his fifteen year cryogenic punishment to a world very different than the one he knew. Much more than before 'Tek', the highly-addictive electronic designer narcotic of the 21st century, seems to be prevalent. His wife has divorced him and disappeared together with their son. He wants them back and he wants justice for those undercover policemen who were murdered by unknown conspirators which led to his imprisonment for a crime he did not commit. He links up with his ex-partner Sid Gomez, now also an ex-cop, and they go to work for the mysterious Bascom who owns and runs the giant Cosmos security corporation. Their first job is a seemingly easy missing persons case trying to locate a missing scientist who may have developed a crystal to destroy Tek chips. The more the two men investigate the more the dark and powerful forces of the hidden Tek lords are sent to thwart them. What is the connection between this case and his ... Written by Mark Smith <msmith@osi.co.uk>

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Virtual Reality Can Be Murder

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23 January 1994 (USA)  »

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William Shatner first conceived the idea of TekWar while directing Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (1989). See more »

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Beth Kittridge: I'm an android. A Level 10.
Jake Cardigan: At least.
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Followed by TekWar: TekLab (1994) See more »

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Not Bad For A TV Movie
2 March 2002 | by See all my reviews

This movie isn't outstanding in any way but it's OK entertainment if you just want something to pass the time. Followed by the superior "Tekwar: Teklords"--this movie does set up a number of things that factor into that film as well.


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