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Thrill Seekers (1999)
"The Time Shifters" (original title)

TV Movie  |  PG-13  |   |  Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller  |  17 October 1999 (USA)
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A reporter, learning of time travelers visiting 20th century disasters, tries to change the history they know by averting upcoming disasters.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Tom Merrick
Elizabeth Wintern
Murray Trevor
FBI Agent Baker
Thrill Seekers Spokesperson (as Catherine Van Dien)
Eleanor Grayson
FBI Agent Stanton
Captain Tyler
Girl on Plane


A Strange passenger from the future seems to be witnessing all the great disasters of the century. Two reporters are trying to track this man down to see where he will show up next. The movie also works on the problem of the two reporters that want to prevent the next disaster from happening. Should they change the future when they know another disaster is going to strike? Written by Sabre Runner <>

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Rated PG-13 for violence and peril | See all certifications »




Release Date:

17 October 1999 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Thrill Seekers  »

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Copps Coliseum is a real hockey stadium, but although depicted as being in an unspecified U.S. city, it's actually in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. The city skyline seen in front of the stadium fire at one point is that of Toronto. See more »


Tom and Elizabeth board the subway train at a station named Union. The next station, the first where it fails to stop, is also named Union. See more »


References Larry King Live (1985) See more »

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Surprisingly Good !!
21 February 2002 | by (Minneapolis) – See all my reviews

I caught this mostly by accident last night on TBS and it was much better than I expected. I think there are only a half dozen or so possible plots for a time travel story -- but this movie has enough twists and turns to keep it interesting. The coincidences are just a bit too much, but all is forgiven when I can be surprised in the last 30 minutes.

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