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Tycus (1999)

Video  -  Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi  -  8 August 2000 (USA)
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An underground city is built to save a cross-section of humanity as a comet hurtles toward Earth.

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When photographer Jake Lowe gets gets a cryptic message from an old friend, he follows its instructions leading him to a remote research station in the Sierra mountains. After doing some snooping around, he learns a terrible secret: a giant comet will be passing next to the Earth, unleashing earthquakes, volcanoes, meteor strikes and other natural disasters that will destroy the world as we know it. Somehow, Lowe must get the word out and warn people of the coming catastrophe, but even if he succeeds, will it make any difference? Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Rated R for some violence and brief language | See all certifications »
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Tycus' private jet is a Falcon in flight, and turns into a Cessna Citation on landing. See more »

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Don't bother
12 November 2000 | by See all my reviews

Not only did the effects and acting in this movie bite, but the story was terrible.

A scientist discovers that a comet fragment will hit the moon ... world leaders ignore him ... he builds a shelter ... then, everyone is upset that he is "playing God".

How lame! He built the thing, why is everyone "entitled" to access? Totally lame story, don't waste your time!


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