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Future War (1997)

Unrated | | Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi | Video 28 January 1997
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A run-away human slave from Earth's future escapes to the present.

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A race of evil cyborgs kidnap humans from Earth's future to use as slaves, and take dinosaurs from the past to use as trackers. One of their slaves, the Runaway, escapes and makes his way to present-day Los Angeles. There he must fend off the cyborgs and their trackers, the police, and the government, befriended by a prostitute-turned-nun who runs a halfway house. Written by <crow_steve@hotmail.com>

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Parallels the first Terminator movie in several ways. Time travel, hope for humanity, cyborgs coming back to destroy humanity, hero doesn't know much about present day, police captains name (Polaris) is overly "sci-fi"(Traxler in Terminator), voiceover narrative from main female character, and so on. See more »

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The cyborgs capture the slaves from Earth because they cannot make things themselves, so they get the slaves to do it for them. But if so, then how did the cyborgs build their spaceships and time machines in the first place that made the slave capturing possible? See more »

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Mother Superior: You had a record. So did Mary Magdalene.
Sister Ann: I was a whore doing tricks in back alleys. I sold drugs...
Mother Superior: Sister Ann, that was then. I'm very proud of you now.
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Featured in Mystery Science Theater 3000: Future War (1999) See more »

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You get the 8MM camera, I'll get my little brother's monster toys, we'll make a movie!!!!!
8 January 2004 | by See all my reviews

A race of evil cyborgs kidnap humans from Earth's future to use as slaves, and take dinosaurs from the past to use as trackers. One of their slaves, the Runaway, escapes and makes his way to present-day Los Angeles. There he must fend off the cyborgs and their trackers, the police, and the government, befriended by a prostitute-turned-nun who runs a halfway house. Why would ANYONE in a modern time like 1997 make a stinker like THIS!?!?!?!?!? With actors that are as wooden as a cigar store indian, a script that was written by the director's 4-year-old son, a camera that was stolen from a burning pawn shop, poverty-row monster effects that were achieved by holding plush dino toys in front of the screen, and to top it off, a (once successful effects-man) director that thought making this crap would make them famous. ONLY watch the MST3K version!


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