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The bridge where the car "accident" takes place is actually the Blue Water Bridge between Point Edward, Ontario and Port Huron, Michigan. It was being "twinned" at the time so the whole bridge was closed down for repairs and was available for numerous re-takes. The scenery shots of NYC were then placed in the background, although people who grew up there recognize the shores as being Point Edward and Pt. Huron, respectively, not NYC. See more »
When Maggie O'Connor returns to Cody's room after the rat dream, she has no scratches until after she puts Cody down. See more »
They must, because I can't believe respected actresses would put their reputations on the line by appearing in this movie.
Let's start at the beginning... the opening credits consist of the camera circling a statue for several minutes. Does the statue have some relevance to the story? Not that I could tell. The basic plot could have been salvaged by writing dialogue that didn't sound like a cross between a Movie of the Week and a soap opera. The details, however, seem to have no impact on the direction of the story: each scene makes some sense in itself, but most make very little sense when viewed as part of a whole. Characters come and go at random - one minute Christina Ricci is there, the next she isn't. Every character is one-dimensional and none of the acting convinced me in the least. It seems like each actor was given a single facial expression to use throughout the whole film.
One scene involving Basinger's character asleep at her computer epitomized the made-for-TV nature of this movie for me... it starts out spooky enough, but then the writer destroys it by turning it into something you'd see on a sitcom.
I got enough Mystery Science Theater-style entertainment from this movie that I don't regret paying $3.75 for it, but I would kick myself if I'd seen it in the evening. At least now I can finally see BATTLEFIELD EARTH: if I can take this, I can take anything.
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