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The Sticky Fingers of Time (1997)

 -  Sci-Fi  -  2 June 2000 (Spain)
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A writer, Tucker Harding, is hired to cover an article on the hydrogen-bomb test, Nevada, 1952. While there, radiation mutates her code/soul, spawning in her the ability to travel through ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview:
Terumi Matthews ...
Tucker
Nicole Zaray ...
Drew
Belinda Becker ...
Ofelia
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Isaac
Thomas Pasley ...
J.L.
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Gorge
Julie Anderson ...
Dental Assistant of Death
Amanda Vogel ...
Girl in Window
Leo Marks ...
Dex
Justin X. McAvoy ...
Cop
Amanda Cole ...
Rachel the Bartender
Tom Vought ...
'This Guy' in Bar
Alana Jerins ...
Drew's Mother
Rebeka Milkis ...
Little Drew
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A writer, Tucker Harding, is hired to cover an article on the hydrogen-bomb test, Nevada, 1952. While there, radiation mutates her code/soul, spawning in her the ability to travel through time by force of will. Not long after she is murdered by a woman from the future, Ofelia, intent on securing her own ability to time travel. However, before her death Tucker travels to the year 1997 where she meets Drew, a failed writer who has been infected with Tuckers original mutation since birth. Written by kwedgwood@hotmail.com

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2 June 2000 (Spain)  »

Also Known As:

Az idő ujjai  »

Box Office

Budget:

$250,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$1,610 (USA) (8 January 1999)

Gross:

$18,195 (USA) (9 April 1999)
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Hilary Brougher did not conceptualize the movie as "Lesbian Interest" and did not market it that way. It became 'typed' as such after gay fans approached her at festival circuits. See more »

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Ofelia: Didn't anyone tell you about my tail? I engineered it myself, a fully prehensile extension of my vertebrae.
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a great noir!
27 January 2000 | by (San Francisco, CA) – See all my reviews

I'd highly recommend this for noir fans--a great twist on the genre, with its additions of time-travel and backwards-to-forwards plotline and lesbianism. The first scene, naturally, makes you say, "How'd that happen?" and the rest of the story is how you saw what you saw in the first minute. Shows "12 Monkeys" what it could have been if it had had any guts at all.


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