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Battle Planet (2008)

 -  Sci-Fi  -  2 November 2008 (USA)
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In the not-so-distant future, Captain Jordan Strider, a Special Forces Officer in the New World Alliance, is chosen for a top-secret mission. Sent to a desolate planet, Terra 219, to arrest... See full summary »

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Panhandler
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Shelly Walker
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Lt. Myian
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Rasha
Dianne Kwon ...
Mitch
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Gen. Baenesh
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In the not-so-distant future, Captain Jordan Strider, a Special Forces Officer in the New World Alliance, is chosen for a top-secret mission. Sent to a desolate planet, Terra 219, to arrest possible traitors to the Alliance, Strider must survive with only a government issued experimental suit as protection. Eventually Strider discovers that he has been double crossed: The mission is an experiment to test the suit, which he cannot take off. Written by Pridedyanky

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The Suit: I detect no intelligent life forms in our sector.
Jordan Strider: That better not be an attempt at humor.
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Ascension
Written by David Brock
Performed by Pulse Faction
Courtesy of Hellgrounds Music
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Not "that" bad ...
4 November 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The rating for this movie is not very good, but I didn't find it "extremely" bad. There are so many worse sci-fi movies. This movie actually held my attention well enough that I kept watching to the end. Although it was not very good, it was "different".

The visuals were the strong point. Nice ships, good props, great planetary scenery and bizarre-looking aliens. I've probably seen all of these things before in different movies. However, when you combine all of them with a guy stuck on a planet ... and stuck in an artificially intelligent suit ... and chasing an alien terrorist ... it's "sort of" interesting.

If you're sick of watching rubber-stamped insect/rat/snake movies on the sci-fi channel, this is a change for the better. If you're looking for high grade sci-fi, this won't exactly do it for you.


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