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  (in credits order)
Andy Bradshaw ... Lieutenant Sharp (as Anderson Bradshaw)

Deke Richards ... Doctor Scott Anderson
Heidi Hawkins ... Jesse Sandstorm

Valérie Wiseman ... Kara
Gregoriane Minot Payeur ... Lawan (as Gregoriane Minot)
Lael Stellick ... Face
Niko Romberg ... First Base

Nobuya Shimamoto ... Mako
Shan Chetty ... Shymilan

Andy Quesnel ... Julia Higgins

John Fallon ... CyberMerc 2

Larry Day ... General DeLucas
Edith Labelle ... Veronique Fournier
Jeanne Bowser ... Sara
Julie Marsland ... Lara
Christine Armstrong ... Tara
Rachel Plummer ... Mara
Mike Paterson ... Android Techie

Catherine Bérubé ... Ansha
Jenny Poussin ... Jenny - Fantasy Woman
Peter Vrana ... Barnes

Kevin Kelsall ... Sargeant Tibbs

Patrick Kerton ... Military Police

Gillian Leigh ... Fooks

Berge Garabedian ... Crew Chief Joe
Dominique Arganese ... Virtual Playmate

Danika Angela ... Veronique's Lover (as Danika Wintowt)
Allen Zarnett ... Scott's Dad
Nicholas Haze ... Teacher Guardia
Carolyn-Fe Trinidad ... Woman in strirrups

Alexandra Ordolis ... Cute Army Girl
David Baby ... Admiral Keyes
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Simon D. Scott ... Sand Trooper (as Simon Delage)

Directed by
Christian Viel 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
John Fallon  written by
Christian Viel  written by

Produced by
Alexandre Michaud .... executive producer
Aldo Tirelli .... associate producer
George Tucci .... producer
Christian Viel .... executive producer
Original Music by
Éric Pfalzgraf 
Cinematography by
Tommy Douglas 
Film Editing by
Christian Viel 
Costume Design by
Andy Bradshaw  (as Anderson Bradshaw)
Makeup Department
Jeff Derushie .... makeup effects technician
Donna Fortier .... key hair stylist
Lauri Jackson .... key makeup artist
George Tucci .... key special effects makeup
Production Management
Harvey Drouelle .... unit production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Alexandre Michaud .... second unit director
Aldo Tirelli .... first assistant director
Sound Department
Sen Fortier .... additional sound designer
Éric Pfalzgraf .... sound re-recording mixer
Éric Pfalzgraf .... supervising sound editor
Special Effects by
Andy Antoine .... special effects foreman
Jason Derushie .... special effects makeup
Jacques Godbout .... special effects technician
Marc Reichel .... special effects supervisor
Visual Effects by
Joel LeLièvre .... digital effects artist
Jonathan Mitchell .... visual effects artist
Alain Benabdallah .... stunts
Marcello Bezina .... stunts
Danny Blanco Hall .... stunts (as Danny Blanco)
Larry Bournay .... stunts
Andy Bradshaw .... fight coordinator (as Anderson Bradshaw)
Andy Bradshaw .... stunts (as Anderson Bradshaw)
Alexandre Cadieux .... stunts (as Alex Cadieux)
Andrew Campbell .... stunts
Allan Yuk-lun Chou .... stunts (as Alan Chou)
John Fallon .... stunts
Jere Gillis .... stunts
Tyler Hall .... fight coordinator
Tyler Hall .... stunt coordinator
Kevin Kelsall .... fight coordinator
Kevin Kelsall .... stunts
Patrick Kerton .... utility stunts
Yan Lecomte .... stunts
Mathieu Ledoux .... stunts (as Matt Ledoux)
Michell MacIntyre .... stunts
Justin Phillips .... stunts
Deke Richards .... stunts
David Rigby .... stunts
Nadja Scantamburlo .... stunts
Nigel Scantlebury .... fight coordinator
Nigel Scantlebury .... stunts
Lael Stellick .... stunts
Evalina Turpin .... stunts
Valérie Wiseman .... stunt actress
Camera and Electrical Department
Tommy Douglas .... steadicam operator
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Anya Taraboulsy .... assistant costume designer
Other crew
Adam Deskin .... special skills extra
Carole Kelsall .... caterer
Genevieve Maclean .... production accountant
Gilda Monreal .... special skills extra
Justin Phillips .... special skills extra
Laetitia Timm .... special skills extra
Alfredo Tirelli .... production assistant
Anthony Tirelli .... production assistant

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Canada:101 min
Aspect Ratio:
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Sound Mix:
Canada:14A (DVD release) | Canada:18A (Ontario)
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2 out of 3 people found the following review useful.
Every Sci-Fi Cliché Possible, 13 September 2010

*** This review may contain spoilers ***

One night hanging out at my friend's frat house, some brothers decided to watch the best and the worst of genres. This particular film came up as the worst Sci-Fi film. How that rating is too true.

I've only seen it once. If I remember correctly, there are several subplots, one of which is a cheap 70s-style porn scene, that do nothing to help with the "story" or "plot" (not that I could really freakin' figure out if there was one at all).

It's said that the entire earth is destroyed, but from the looks of the's just North America.

They land in a different planet that has mutant creatures vaguely based off of crabs, chicken, and Tuscan raiders.

When they come across the crab, there is just slow motion shooting until one brave soul decides to shoot the "soft underbelly" of a crab. (It is to be noted that the crab is red, implying the crab as already been it shouldn't be alive anyway). After the 3-5 minutes shooting scene, it is then when the characters decide to use grenades and other explosives. Facepalm indeed.

I don't know if I was laughing too hard to remember, but I don't understand the story at all. I was in a room with those who were well- versed in Sci-Fi films and shows and they were pointing out clichés and vague similarities (Tuscan raiders).

If you want a good movie, DO NOT WATCH THIS. However, if you're stoned, drunk, and/or looking to laugh at how horrible this movie is then please enjoy this lovely piece of work (if much work was put into it).

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