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 Dr. Michael Ranger 2 episodes, 2013
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 Dr. Jane Whitlow 2 episodes, 2013
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 Secretary Brian Lee 2 episodes, 2013
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 Jack Hillcroft 2 episodes, 2013
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 Beverly Hillcroft 2 episodes, 2013
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 Karen Ranger 2 episodes, 2013
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 Officer Tim Davis 2 episodes, 2013
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 President Duncan 2 episodes, 2013
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 Vice-President Alice Crane 2 episodes, 2013
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 William Danville 2 episodes, 2013
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 Bunker Tech 2 episodes, 2013
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 Peter Simpson 2 episodes, 2013
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 HFD Tech Rebecca 2 episodes, 2013
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 Presidential Aide 2 episodes, 2013
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A research program abandoned by the best solar physicist when the Pentagon wanted to put it to military use has been resumed by his former deputy. Her incompetence and the Defense secretary's haste cause it to be tested too soon, stirring unprecedented solar flares, ultimately a plasma causing disasters on all continents. Only the genius can think of a way out, only to be victimized by the secretary, who needs to cover up. Even when it turns out the earth's core has stopped spinning, spelling an unimaginable seismic apocalypse, the genius must still evade special forces to stay free and save the world again. Written by KGF Vissers

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Great concept, terrible execution
2 August 2014 | by See all my reviews

The script isn't that terrible, although I suspect the premise of the film carries it somewhat. It was a shame that it has been so poorly produced.

Every piece of the story is labored and is a perfect example of how modern films are scared to leave anything to the imagination. An example is the scene in what presumably is the White Situation Room or PEOC. The President has just shouted orders at people while repeatedly reminding the viewer that he is the President. He gets a message saying the Nasa Administrator is on the phone, and answers the phone as "President {such and such}". I get it, he is the President.

Tedious.


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