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51 chronicles what happens after political pressure from the American public forces the Air Force to provide a few well-known reporters with limited access to the most secretive base on the... See full summary »

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Sharon Solomon
Randy Austin ...
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Gomez
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Col. Martin
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Claire Felon
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Airman (as Beau Brasso)
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Lady Death
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Airman
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Kevin
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Patient Zero
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Sgt. Hanna
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51 chronicles what happens after political pressure from the American public forces the Air Force to provide a few well-known reporters with limited access to the most secretive base on the planet: Area 51. When one of the base's hidden 'long term visitors' exploits this unprecedented visit as a chance to liberate himself and his fellow alien captives, Area 51 turns from a secure government base to a horrifying destination of terror. Written by Anonymous

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After stating that testing the colour of someone's blood will determine if they are human or patient zero, there is a scene where patient zero in the disguise of the colonel is pushed against the wall psychically you can see red blood bleeding from his nose. See more »

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References 60 Minutes (1968) See more »

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Missed most of the possible targets
29 September 2011 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

OK.

An opening scene which is green screen is a SERIOUSLY bad start. It inspired no confidence, and was seriously un-immersive.

The acting wasn't ALL bad, but was certainly patchy.

Direction OK, script a bit rubbish, the aliens not too bad. OK, to be fair, they died a bit easily, but then masks/CGI/whatever, I thought they were OK.

Just could have been far better.

I wish IMDb didn't have the 10 line limit. This one isn't worth any more than I just gave it.


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