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Supernova (2005)

Not Rated | | Action, Adventure, Drama | TV Movie 5 September 2005
A scientific possibility becomes a terrifying reality when the most powerful force in the universe threatens to hurtle home.

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Dr. Chris Richardson
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Lisa Delgado
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Ginny McKillip
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Laurie Stephenson
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Brooke Richardson
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Haley Richardson
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Dr. Marshall Peters
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Grant Cole
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Dr. Malcolm Handey
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Agent Bott
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Agent Means (as Patrick Walton)
Gregory Carew ...
Bone (as Greg Carew)
Nkuli Kgositsile ...
Linda Darlington
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A scientific possibility becomes a terrifying reality when the most powerful force in the universe threatens to hurtle home. An astrophysicist Christopher Richardson who discovers that the sun is about to explode, and take the Earth with it, unless he can find a way to prevent it. Tia Carrere, Peter Fonda, Emma Samms, and Lance Henriksen round out the game cast. Written by Anthony Pereyra {hypersonic91@yahoo.com}

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The day the world catches fire.


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5 September 2005 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Supernova - Wenn die Sonne explodiert  »

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Goofs

During one scene, a character describes shifting satellites in to 'Geo-synchronous Orbit behind the Earth' with an accompanying graphic on a computer screen - in simple terms, Geo-Synchronous means that the satellite rotates around the earth at a speed that keeps it locked over one location on the Earth's surface, the opposite to what they say they're doing. See more »

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Dr. Austin Shepard: You make a good drink.
waitress: You make a good drunk.
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References The Wizard of Oz (1939) See more »

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Superbore, anyone?
20 November 2005 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

Everything in this movie is absolutely shocking. Ridiculous scenarios, stupid characters, mundane dialogue, if it's bad, this movie has it. But the funniest thing in this movie has to be the massive errors in geography. As has already been pointed out, no one in Sydney seems to have an Australian accent; they're all British, American or badly pseudo-Australian. One viewer pointed out that Australia doesn't have the death penalty; not quite true. You can still be executed for treason in Australia, but that's it; mass murderers spend the rest of their lives in prison. Also, the term "recitles" is never used in Australia to denote a musical or drama performance done by school kids (at least not in Adelaide, where I come from). This is an Amreican term that the American makers of this film clearly assumed would be used everywhere else in the world. However, there was another howler that had me in stitches. A section of the film is supposedly set in the Maldives. The Maldives lie no more than six metres above sea level, yet there are gigantic mountains covered in lush rain-forests. Obviously, no research went into these geographic aspects of the movie.


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