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Dead Fire (1997)

Not Rated | | Sci-Fi | TV Movie 19 July 1997
A group of convicts threaten a space station.

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Cal Brody
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Kendall Black
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Max Durbin
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Tucker
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Alexa Stant
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Celeste (as Lucie Zednickova)
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Mathers
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Holden
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Danner
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Earl
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Salem Jones
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Otto Klein
Karel Vávrovec ...
Pitt Digger (as Karel Vavrovec)
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Rainey
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The year is 2062. The Earth is no longer inhabitable and has been left in ruins. On-board the space station USS Legacy in orbit around Earth, the Earth's population are in suspended animation whilst the space station is under military control and scientists are working on a project to make Earth inhabitable again. After disobeying orders, trying to apprehend a out-of-control soldier on a rampage, tough soldier Captain Cal Brody is sentenced by his commanding officer, Colonel Alexa Stant, to guard the stasis chamber where the Earth's population is in suspended animation for 3 months. But the USS Legacy is taken over by criminal Max Durbin and a group of escaped convicts, who have been freed by Alexa from the prison colony on Earth and Alexa decides to help them. Cal sets out to stop Max and Alexa's scheme and believes he is the only man who can stop Max, who plans to use Cal's scientist girlfriend Kendall Foster experiment to make the Earth inhabitable again, by using the sun's rays to... Written by Daniel Williamson

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Le vaisseau de l'enfer  »

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Cal Brody: Danner and that cantina worker needed bullets, not bullshit.
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What's it about? It's about 90 minutes ... ... .
14 August 1999 | by (San Diego, Ca) – See all my reviews

At least that's how I answered my sister when she walked into the room.I watched this movie because my brother-in-law is a sci-fi buff and that's what he was playing the night I was over. I enjoy good sci-fi. This is not good sci-fi.

Movies like this would explain why we should go to war against Canada; ala "South Park". Predictable plot and dialog, acting that alternates between sad and laughable. Don't waste your time.


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