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The Time Shifters (1999)

TV Movie  -   -  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:
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Tom Merrick
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Elizabeth Wintern
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Cortez
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Felder
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Murray Trevor
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FBI Agent Baker
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Thrill Seekers Spokesperson (as Catherine Van Dien)
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Eleanor Grayson
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FBI Agent Stanton
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Jen
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Grifasi
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Captain Tyler
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Kevin
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Steve
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Girl on Plane
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Storyline

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 <s-runner@iname.com>

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

Mimi Kuzyk who played Eleanor Grayson was also Sam Beckett's wife in another time traveling series Quantum Leap (1989). See more »

Goofs

When Tom and Elizabeth first meet, she hands him a note with her number on her way out. It says '555-1234'. Later, when Tom calls Elizabeth to tell what he has found in the pictures, the note shows a different number. See more »

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References Quake III: Arena (1999) See more »

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Better Than You Might Expect
28 January 2001 | by (Boston, MA) – See all my reviews

I didn't have high hopes for this time travel movie, but I was surprised. The movie's plot helps overcome its low production values and occasional unbelievable coincidences. The characters are for the most part believable (especially the 'villians', who are more desperate people driven to desperate measures.) But fans of time travel movies should enjoy this movie.


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