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Evolver (1995)

 -  Action | Horror | Sci-Fi  -  March 1995 (UK)
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Kyle Baxter (as Ethan Randall)
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Jamie Saunders
Nassira Nicola ...
Ali Baxter
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Zach Renzetti
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Melanie Baxter
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Jerry Briggs
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Eugene Williams ...
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Eric Fleeks ...
Cop at Zach's
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Mary Gordon Murray ...
Mrs. Renzetti
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A popular virtual-reality video game gets ported to real life, and Kyle, one of the best Evolver players in the US, gets the opportunity to try playing against a little robot version of the arcade game. However, Evolver is programmed to win at all costs, and the match between Kyle and Evolver gradually becomes a frantic struggle for survival. Written by Dave Smith <dave@stat.colostate.edu>

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When Evolver crushes the guy under the car by lowering the jack, Evolver does so by pushing down the jack handle. This is not correct. The handle twists to release the pressure. See more »

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Russell Bennett: Evolver, initiate sequence shutdown! Phoenix 8! Delete! Delete!
Evolver: Delete this!
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Excellent teen movie
23 February 2006 | by (Varna, Bulgaria) – See all my reviews

First I'd like to point that I don't consider this a sci-fi movie and therefore I won't judge it like sci-fi. This is more like a teen movie with a slight cyber twist. A distant reminder or titles like "War Games" (more sci-fi) and "Hackers" (more teen and harder to swallow for me as a IT professional). The plot is based on an idea similar to "War Games" - a machine that eventually turns bad, due to inappropriate/biased programming, but here we have also some teen movie elements like boys/girls locker room, teen relationships, etc. I want to point out the good cast of the movie. Cassidy Rae as Jamie Saunders was perfect. Also excellent and very convincing performance from the others. All in all a good and professionally made movie very entertaining and highly recommended if you like this kind of "cyber-teen" movies. I give it 10 out of 10.


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