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Escape from Atlantis (1997)

TV Movie  -   -  Fantasy | Adventure | Comedy  -  29 March 1997 (USA)
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A world unlike any you've ever known! Matt Spencer, a workaholic attorney and single father, is struggling to raise his three rebellious teenagers in the wake of his wife walking out on him... See full summary »

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Matt Spencer
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Liam Gallagher
Justin Burnette ...
Adam Spencer
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Claudia Spencer
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Chris Spencer
Michael Lee Gogin ...
Widge the Magician
Al Harrington ...
Argus, Temple of MorpheusPrisoner
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Joriath
Brian D. Kline ...
Quan
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Katriana (as Kristina Roper)
Richard McPherson ...
Xander
Geoff Heise ...
Kyron
Lisa Tiffany ...
Maiden #1
Jo Pruden ...
Lubella
Tom Matsusaka ...
Wayaku
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A world unlike any you've ever known! Matt Spencer, a workaholic attorney and single father, is struggling to raise his three rebellious teenagers in the wake of his wife walking out on him. Chris Spencer, Matt's eldest son, is a handsome, over-achieving, straight-laced 18-year-old who is angry with his father about the divorce, even though his mother is the one who left. Daughter Claudia is a typical 16-year-old mall rat with too much time on her hands and the good looks that usually spell trouble. Youngest son Adam is a hip 13-year-old with a big mouth and a smart-alec attitude to go along with it. In an attempt to bring his family together again, Matt charters a sailboat for a 10-day surprise cruise to the Bahamas. The kids, selfishly un-excited about the trip, try to talk their father out of it, but he is steadfast in his determination to spend some quality family time together. Upon landing in Florida, the Spencers arrive at the dock to board the Wind Dancer, a beautiful 90-foot ... Written by Brendan Hill

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A lost continent. Mythical creatures. A family's unforgettable adventure. See more »


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Rated PG-13 for fantasy adventure violence | See all certifications »
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Love the cheese

You gotta love the cheesy low budget movies. This one comes complete with bad effects, props and bad acting (really bad). Plus, every time I see Mercedes McNab (the sister) I keep thinking 'Watch out! She's a vamp!"- for those that know Buffy/Angel.

A perfect example of what happens when someone with bad taste and wants to waste money making a flick, the little that was spent of course. I don't know if I feel more sorry for the writer of the movie or the producer who didn't make back any money.

I'd say it's good for little kids in it's simplicity, but I don't know if I'd want to subject a kid to it...

umm...1/10 because that's the lowest it will go.


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