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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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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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The cherry classic Camero that was used to compare value with the broken telescope is worth way more than what the telescope is worth, over US$20,000. See more »

Quotes

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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Polar rubbish
21 June 2011 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I do dislike a vast majority of SyFy's films, though in all honesty I don't revel in tarnishing them no matter how much some of them deserve it. Polar Storm is not their worst, either The Apocalypse or Alien vs. Hunter, but it is down there. Visually, it looks alright at first, but then from the half-way mark to the end, the special effects look slapdash and done with no heart and the editing becomes increasingly half-hearted. The story is another problem, for its running time like I've said with a few SyFy movies it is very thin and the ending feels like a farce more than anything else and a very predictable one at that. The script is trite complete with illogical lapses and scientific factual errors, and the characters are clichéd and I didn't care for any of them, and my guess is the actors didn't either. And the acting was so wooden from across the board. Overall, as much as I liked the theme that they tried to tackle, Polar Storm is a mess. 1/10 Bethany Cox


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