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Director:
Writers (WGA):
Geri Cudia Barger (written by) and
Gilbert M. Shilton (written by)
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Release Date:
28 November 2003 (Argentina) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
It Will Swallow You Hole!
Plot:
A ruthless CEO holds a whistle blower captive when she tries to stop a top-secret particle acceleration experiment she fears may create a black hole on earth. | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order) (complete, awaiting verification)

Adrian Paul ... Prof. Steven Price

Amanda Tapping ... Prof. Eva Soderstrom
Andrew McIlroy ... Oscar

Kirsten Robek ... Christine Marshall

Roger Cross ... Detective (as Roger R. Cross)

Michael Rivkin ... Dr. Jason Lazarus
French Tickner ... Dr. Soderstrom

Malcolm McDowell ... Dr. Thomas Abernathy

Desiree Zurowski ... Grace
Carlton Watson ... Phil
Apollonia Vanova ... Tech #1
Martin Budny ... Tech #2

Ulla Friis ... Tech #3 (as Ulla Fris)
Frank Cipriano ... Larry
Adam Murphy ... Adam
Liduina Vanderspek ... New Tech #2

Trevor Roberts ... NewTech #3
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Matthew Sulzle ... MOW (uncredited)

Directed by
Gilbert M. Shilton  (as Gilbert Shilton)
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Geri Cudia Barger (written by) and
Gilbert M. Shilton (written by) (as Gilbert Shilton)

Produced by
Kira Domaschuk .... co-producer
Douglas Schwartz .... executive producer
Harold Tichenor .... executive producer
David Willson .... producer
Geri Cudia Barger .... executive producer (uncredited)
 
Original Music by
Ross Vannelli 
 
Cinematography by
Attila Szalay (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Ron Yoshida  (as Ron E. Yoshida)
 
Casting by
Corinne Clark 
Beth Hymson  (as Beth Hymson-Ayers)
 
Production Design by
James Philpott 
 
Art Direction by
Nancy C. Lee  (as Nancy C Lee)
 
Set Decoration by
Allison Dunn 
 
Costume Design by
Glenna Owen 
 
Makeup Department
Naomi Bakstad .... makeup artist (as Naomi Hirano)
Leah Ehman .... first assistant makeup artist
Forest Sala .... hair stylist
Roy Sidick .... first assistant hair stylist
 
Production Management
Gordon Mark .... executive in charge of production
Liz Staniforth .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Amanda Bartley .... third assistant director
Alexia S. Droz .... second assistant director (as Alexia Droz)
Mike Magnusson .... first assistant director (as Michael Magnusson)
Shane Wanless .... trainee assistant director
 
Art Department
Karie Adkens .... props assistant
Tom Barritt .... lead carpenter
Lyle Barwick .... construction lead (as Lyle W Barwick)
Liz Doyle .... set decoration buyer
Dustin Farrell .... art department assistant
Larry Gonsalves .... set dresser
Kevin Griffin-Park .... on-set dresser (as Kevin Griffin Park)
Randy Hutniak .... lead dresser
Dennis Kelli .... construction buyer
Randy Lohin .... scenic artist
Jacqueline Masson .... assistant set decorator (as Jacquie Rae Mason)
Wendy McAllister .... storyboard artist (as Wendy G. McAllister)
Larry Osland .... head painter
Nina Polkinghorne .... assistant property master
Don Ramsden .... construction foreman (as Donald Ramsden)
Margot Ready .... draftsperson
Cindy Robertson .... props buyer
David Stark .... set dresser (as David Paul Hewitt White)
Daniel Weiss .... paint lead
Paul Willson .... construction coordinator
Maggie Wilson .... property master
 
Sound Department
Brian Campbell .... dialogue editor
Dario DiSanto .... foley editor
Dave Hibbert .... re-recording mixer (as David Hibbertt)
Ruth Huddleston .... sound mixer
Devan Kraushar .... supervising sound editor
Miguel Nunes .... re-recording mixer
Paul A. Sharpe .... re-recording mixer (as Paul Sharpe)
Colin Smith .... sound assistant
James Wallace .... sound designer
Wayne Williams .... boom operator
Matthew Wilson .... sound effects editor
 
Special Effects by
Chris Hamilton .... special effects first assistant
Gary Paller .... special effects coordinator
Robert Paller .... special effects assistant coordinator
 
Visual Effects by
Robin Hackl .... visual effects supervisor
Joseph Ngo .... visual effects
James Tichenor .... visual effects supervisor
Lisa Turner .... visual effects coordinator
Greg Hansen .... visual effects artist (uncredited)
Jeremy Hoey .... CG supervisor (uncredited)
Christopher Mossman .... executive producer: Image Engine (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Mark Aisbett .... stunt performer
Curt Bonn .... stunt performer
Jason Calder .... stunt performer
Kirk Caouette .... stunt performer
Joe Doserro .... stunt performer (as Joe Desaro)
Ryan Ennis .... stunt performer
Bill Ferguson .... stunt coordinator
Dale Floyd .... stunt performer
John MacDonald .... stunt performer
Dan Shea .... stunt performer
Kymberly Sheppard .... stunt performer (as Kimberly Sheppard)
Koenraad Beugelink .... stunts (uncredited)
Crystal Dalman .... stunt performer (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Bob Akester .... still photographer
Brendan Chalmers .... second assistant camera: "a" camera
Michael Davies .... Steadicam operator
Michael Davies .... camera operator: "b" camera
Sean Davis .... best boy electric
Rusty Deluce .... first assistant camera: "b" camera
Irwin Figueira .... lamp operator
Derrick Garland .... lamp operator
Peter Grotek .... grip
Peter Grotek .... key grip: second unit
Tom Kaczmarski .... key grip
Christina Kasperczyk .... first assistant camera: "a" camera
William Kassis .... gaffer (as Bill Kassis)
Robert I. Katz .... camera trainee (as Robert I Katz)
Lawrence Ogden .... grip
Dave Riopel .... dolly grip
Ian Roscorla .... best boy grip
Jase Tanner .... generator operator
Matthew Tichenor .... second assistant camera: "b" camera
Brian Whittred .... camera operator: "a" camera
 
Casting Department
Jennifer Page .... casting associate
Laurie Pavon Solis .... extras casting (as Laurie Pavon-Solis)
Dylan Staniforth .... extras casting wrangler (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Jenny Bernice .... assistant costume designer
Kelly Bruhm .... set costumer
Bonnie Sutherland .... costume set supervisor (as Bonnie Lynn Sutherland)
 
Editorial Department
Mike Banas .... assistant editor
Doug Oke .... assistant editor
Deborah Sharp .... post-production coordinator (as Deborah Sharp-Nelles)
 
Location Management
Natalie Burton .... trainee assistant location manager
David Halifax .... location manager
Michael Hauka .... assistant location manager
 
Music Department
David Grant .... orchestrator
Ross Vannelli .... orchestrator
 
Transportation Department
Brad Cameron .... driver
Gary Campbell .... driver (as Garry Campbell)
Scott Delaplace .... transportation captain
Thomas Dwyer .... driver
Bernhard Lachkovics .... transportation co-captain
Barry Meldrum .... driver
Bob Miele .... driver
Lee Moors .... driver
Bert Prevost .... driver
Paul Talbot .... transportation coordinator (as Paul J Talbot)
Larry Tardif .... driver
Mike Tymchyshyn .... driver
Wyley Vlahovic .... driver (as Wylie Vlahovic)
Ted Wassenaar .... driver
 
Other crew
Michelle Almaz Tadege .... production coordinator (as Almaz Tadege)
Laura Arcangeli .... assistant chef
Carole Britton .... second assistant coordinator
Jaap Broeker .... stand-in
Barbara Chomos .... unit publicist (as Barbara J Chomos)
Ric De Groot .... assistant accountant: payroll (as Ric deGroot)
Miranda Hermanson .... body double: Ms. Tapping
Louise M. Hetherington .... craft service (as Louise Hetherington)
Louise M. Hetherington .... first aid (as Louise Hetherington)
Raffi Krikorian .... technical advisor
Yogi Krikorian .... technical advisor
Alexandra La Roche .... script supervisor (as Alexandra LaRoche)
Matreya Langton .... stand-in
Brad McDonald .... animal coordinator
Kevin McGill .... security captain
Keith McQuiggan .... production assistant
Cindy Mjolsness .... executive assistant
Tim Moshansky .... scout
Jaime Peters .... accounting clerk
Michael Roberts .... production accountant
Cimone Schelle .... chef
Kristin Schleich .... technical advisor (as Kristin Srhleich PhD)
Nathan Tichenor .... production coordinator
Carol Young .... assistant accountant
 

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MPAA:
Rated R for some sexuality
Runtime:
93 min | Argentina:92 min
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Aspect Ratio:
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Certification:
Argentina:13 | Australia:M | Canada:14A (Canadian Home Video rating) | Germany:12 | Iceland:12 | Singapore:R21 | South Korea:18 | Spain:13 (video premiere) | UK:15 | USA:R
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Quotes:
[first lines]
Automated Voice:Video conference linkup with Washington coming in.
Tech #1:Dr. Abernathy, how are you today?
Dr. Thomas Abernathy:I am well, Eva. I trust we're ready to go?
Tech #1:We are, sir.
Dr. Thomas Abernathy:Good. I'm anxious to proceed.
Tech #1:Initiate beam dump. Fill the anti-proton storage ring.
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Movie Connections:
Referenced in The Black Hole (2006) (TV)See more »
Soundtrack:
DG's BachSee more »

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Some people actually like this?, 26 October 2009
Author: Wizard-8 from Victoria, BC

I am sure that "The Void" ended up angering a lot of B movie fans when it was first released on video. You had that title, along with video box art that seemed to promise it would be filled with action and special effects. Plus, the movie boasted in its cast TV action star Adrian Paul and cult movie legend Malcolm McDowell.

But for the most part, the movie seems to be avoiding doing anything that would entertain its audience. For the first hour of the movie, I estimate that there is no more than five minutes of stuff that would be considered entertaining. For almost the entire first hour, the movie is devoted to talk - boring, pseudo-scientific talk that will have viewers wriggling in their seats and wonder what they got themselves into.

I will admit that in the last half hour of the movie, things pick up considerably. I wouldn't say that the action and special effects that happen are anywhere near first rate, but they are a relief to see after that incredibly boring first hour.

To sum up, "The Void" was the wrong title for this movie. They should have got rid of the "The", and placed an "A" directly in front of the "Void" to have an accurate one-word title that would clearly tell viewers how they should treat this movie should they come across it.

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