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For the Cause (2000)

Earth is in a state of constant war and two colonies of humans have been sent to a far away world. The colonists create a new civilisation but have inherited the worst traits of their ... See full summary »
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Gen. Murran
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Evans
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Sutherland
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Abel
Trae Thomas ...
Stoner
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Layton
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Varden
Denis Sharp ...
The Judge
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Systems operator
Violeta Markovska ...
Deanna
Maria Kancheva ...
Chapman
Milla Petrova ...
Girl #1
Kristina Krasteva ...
Girl #2
Yuri Safchev ...
Rifkin
Martin Karaivanov ...
Kevik
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Earth is in a state of constant war and two colonies of humans have been sent to a far away world. The colonists create a new civilisation but have inherited the worst traits of their forebears and war breaks out leaving the new cities in ruins. It falls to a bunch of teens to bring peace to the colony - but will they? Written by Anonymous

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They were magic. They were children. They were soldiers and they fought... For the Cause. See more »

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Rated R for language and violence | See all certifications »
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17 December 2002 (USA)  »

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Final Encounter  »

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Also released as "Final Encounter." See more »

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Evans: Do you know what I'm trying to say?
Sutherland: No, sir. But I'll agree with you if it'll help, sir.
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So bad, it's not only good, it's great
3 July 2004 | by (LA, CA) – See all my reviews

If you are as big a fan of B movies as I am, then you must see this movie. The only think that is keeping this from being any better a B movie is the lack of Eric Roberts, but the hokey effects and plot just about make up for it.

Also, if you ever plan on making great movies, then you must see this movie.

There are a lot of movies that are seamless and clean, and you can learn from those - like Seven Samurai or, generally the Lord of the Rings (with the exception of a few CGI problems), but this movie will lend excellent examples of how NOT to do so many things - yet, in many respects, the film comes so close to being good without ever actually coming close to being good. It is this feature that provides so many great illustrations of the differences between almost good and good movies.

This will never be a cult classic because it is not well done enough for that, but it is a "must see" for B movie lovers and movie makers.


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