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Future War (1997)

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A run-away human slave from Earth's future escapes to the present.

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Anthony Doublin

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David Huey (story) (as David Hue), Dom Magwili (story) (as Dom Magwilli) | 1 more credit »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Daniel Bernhardt ... The Runaway
Robert Z'Dar ... Cyborg Master
Travis Brooks Stewart Travis Brooks Stewart ... Sister Ann
Kazja Kazja ... Cyborg
Ray Adash Ray Adash ... Capt. Polaris
Andre Scruggs Andre Scruggs ... Fred Burroughs (as Andre Skruggs)
David Jacobs David Jacobs ... Romero
Aldo Juliano ... Oscar (as Al Juliano)
Matthew Sakimoto Matthew Sakimoto ... Max
Art Cruz Art Cruz ... Mike (as Arthur Cruz)
Joanne Takahashi Joanne Takahashi ... Dr. Margaret Tanaka
Mary Shelton Mary Shelton ... Medical Examiner
Tracy Robertson Tracy Robertson ... Chadwick
Tom Richards Tom Richards ... Cameron
Forrest J. Ackerman ... Park Victim
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Storyline

A race of evil cyborgs kidnap humans from Earth's future to use as slaves, and take dinosaurs from the past to use as trackers. One of their slaves, the Runaway, escapes and makes his way to present-day Los Angeles. There he must fend off the cyborgs and their trackers, the police, and the government, befriended by a prostitute-turned-nun who runs a halfway house. Written by <crow_steve@hotmail.com>

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Past Predator, Present Alien, Future Terminator See more »


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 January 1997 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ta anthropoeidi See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Mono

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Color
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During filming, producer Dave Eddy and some other crew members remarked that it would be great if the film someday appeared on Mystery Science Theater 3000 (1988), which it ultimately did. See more »

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The cyborgs capture the slaves from Earth because they cannot make things themselves, so they get the slaves to do it for them. But if so, then how did the cyborgs build their spaceships and time machines in the first place that made the slave capturing possible? See more »

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Fred: Guess you gotta take the good with the bad, huh Sister?
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References Gorgo (1961) See more »

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Worst.... movie.... ever....
14 May 2003 | by Dark_FlameSee all my reviews

this movie deserves to be higher than #5 on the 100 worst movies ever. although words are inadequate to describe how bad this movie is, "wretched," "pitiful," "embarassingly horrible," and "p*** poor" all come to mind.

i can't imagine that the writer and director were serious when they made this. either they must have been joking, or they made this from inside their room in the asylum. actually, that would explain the lack of decent acting and props, too....

anyway, i watched this on MST3K, and even that couldn't get me to finish watching this movie. i got almost to the end, but i feared that if i watched the whole thing, my brain would explode, i would have to gouge out my eyes, or the universe would end... maybe all three.

if you are thinking about watching this movie without the MST3K guys, you should go see a doctor. the kind who sits you on a couch. if you really want to subject yourself to this with the MST3K guys, i'd suggest purchasing some beverages to go along with it. it's the only way you'll get through it.


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