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Polar Storm (2009)

PG-13 | | Action, Sci-Fi | TV Movie 28 March 2009
A comet passes near the Earth and disturbs Earth's magnetic field.

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Dr. James Mayfield
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Cynthia Mayfield (as Holly Dignard)
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Shane Mayfield
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Zoe
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Peter
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A comet passes near the Earth and disturbs Earth's magnetic field.

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Rated PG-13 for some disturbing images | See all certifications »

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Pole Reversal  »

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When Mayfield is attaching the timer to one of the bombs he uses alligator clips to make the connections, then stuffs them into the metal housing without insulation. This would result in them shorting out and not triggering the bomb. See more »

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Captain Yolenkov: So, we work together to save world, no?
General Mayfield: Yes, Dr. May-field will formulate the detonation sequence.
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5 March 2014 | by (Spain) – See all my reviews

As far as this movie goes it's pretty safe to say that its' not going to win any awards so I have to agree with those reviewers that have said it it isn't in their top 10 so-to-speak. However, I DON'T agree with several who seem to have gone out of their way to castigate the film in every way possible either. It's obvious that the budget was low and bearing that in mind I think the overall result wasn't that bad at all. The acting was fairly sound, Jack Coleman, Holly Elissa and Terry Mulligan were convincing in their respective roles - and I think one reviewers 'apology' for Canada producing such a rubbish film was both unnecessary and over-the-top. The subject matter about shifting Poles causing Magnetic Storms after a Meteor hits earth is a well-used one we know BUT this WAS really more of a family-film type entertainment and NOT in the genre of Alien or Predator.The scenery used was impressive and I think as 'Family Entertainment' there has been a lot worse.


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