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Carver's Gate (1996)

TV Movie  -   -  Sci-Fi  -  5 October 1996 (USA)
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Carver
Marian Skretas ...
Serena
Tara Manuel ...
Diana Wardale / The Angel (as Tara Maria Manuel)
Peter Wylde ...
Dr. Thomas Tesla
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Karl Moribund
Pamela Keyes ...
Judith Stoller
Scott Maudsley ...
Dodge
Kells James ...
Nately
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Player #1 (as Sean Tagore)
Sandra Allard ...
Player #2
J. Brian MacDonald ...
Technophobe
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Demon #1- The Big Demon (as Stephen Hart)
Patrick Gorny ...
Demon #2
Monica Curran ...
Demon #3
Shannon Collins ...
Nympho
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The world is a bleak desolate place where the people live in elevated cities. As the ground is uninhabitable, the citizens spend most of their lives wasting their time in virtual reality. Carver is a dream-breaker whose job is to enter the world of VR and fix what is wrong. And what is wrong is that his gal pal Dinah has been murdered in VR which should not be possible. But Carver soon finds that Dinah has constructed a transducer which allows people to enter VR without other equipment, but creates a rift. That rift causes people to enter VR, but also allows the creatures from the game to enter the real world. Written by Tony Fontana <tony.fontana@spacebbs.com>

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A Steaming Pile of Crap
10 October 2003 | by (Boston, MA) – See all my reviews

In a desolate future, people play VR games to escape their crappy reality. A totally lame attempt at a Phillip K. Dick kind of story showcases a pool of poor talent in all arenas.

Bad acting, bad script, bad effects, bad direction, bad cinematography.. And not in a "so bad it's good" way, either--this movie is so awful I cringed through the whole thing.

Did MST3K ever do this one? It's even worse than "Overdrawn at the Memory Bank."


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