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The Sky's on Fire (1999)

TV Movie  -   -  Action | Sci-Fi  -  15 July 2000 (USA)
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The ozone is depleted and as a result of this all sorts things are happening like lethal insects flying around. A scientist tries to warn everybody about this but no one seems to believe ... See full summary »

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Dr. Evan Thorne
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Jennifer Thorne
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John Morgan, KTML News
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Racer
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Elizabeth Sobel
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Dr. Aaron Schiffren
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Dr. Hellstrom
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Dr. Andrew Pike
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Jeremy
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Andy
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The ozone is depleted and as a result of this all sorts things are happening like lethal insects flying around. A scientist tries to warn everybody about this but no one seems to believe him. When his predictions come true they now turn to him for help. Written by <rcs0411@yahoo.com>

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Poor plot, sick science and questionable continuity
10 November 2003 | by (Sydney, Australia) – See all my reviews

I watched this film by accident (a slow Monday afternoon is my excuse). Overall, it doesn't make even B-grade. I've never condemned a film because it is cliched, but in this case I will make an exception.

My only question is: did the producers run out of film and shoot the last third on video? That is the only reason I can think of for the change in film quality.


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