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Epoch (2001)

TV Movie  -   -  Sci-Fi | Thriller  -  24 November 2001 (USA)
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Disaster strikes as a specialised team of investigators struggle to find out the truth about a strange monolith which sends out an intercontinental signal.

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Disaster strikes as a specialised team of investigators struggle to find out the truth about a strange monolith which sends out an intercontinental signal.

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Evolution. Is this the beginning or the end? See more »

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Rated PG-13 for some language and violence | See all certifications »
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Jaque a la muerte (Epoch)  »

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When Mason is rescued from the Mexican gangsters the cut scene shows an airplane in flight. The Batman logo is stamped onto the tail fin of the airplane. See more »

Goofs

Countdown on the bomb jumps back a few seconds with every camera change. At 36 seconds, the timer begins to skip a few seconds with each change. At 8 seconds, it suddenly reverts to 29 seconds for a few seconds, then continues on at 4 seconds. See more »

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[first lines]
Mason Rand: [off-screen] Forgot to pay your electric bill again, Doc.
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Followed by Epoch: Evolution (2003) See more »

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Real Deal
Performed by George Jones
Courtesy of Asylum Records
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Odd and interesting
9 June 2002 | by (Illinois) – See all my reviews

A pretty good "B" grade SF. I worried toward the end that it was going to "wimp out" and opt for a religious interpretation of all the various goings on. But the film stayed true to itself, offering no easy or obvious answers, while at the same time resolving its story line in a fairly satisfactory manner.

Several of the plot "twists" and characters are cliche's; however, some are not as cliche as they initially appear, and ultimately, even the most predictable ones are managed in a comparatively non-offending manner.

Worth seeing.


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