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Doomsday Rock (1997)

Dr. Paul Sorenson, a noted astronomer, believes that an approaching comet will collide with earth based on his study of an ancient civilization's prophetic timeline. Frustrated by his ... See full summary »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Connie Sellecca ... Katherine
Ed Marinaro ... Paul, FBI Agent
Jessica Walter ... Secretary
Kent McCord
Marsha Warfield
William Devane ... Dr. Karl Sorenson
Andrew Airlie
Roger Cross ... Gibson (as Roger R. Cross)
Dale Wilson
Howard Dell
Ken Camroux-Taylor ... Menzer (as Ken Camroux)
Bobby Dawson Bobby Dawson ... Airforce Chief of Staff (as Bob Dawson)
Craig Bruhnanski Craig Bruhnanski ... Illyanov (as Craig Brunanski)
Gary Jones ... Gil Naspeth
Martin Evans ... Carlton James
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Dr. Paul Sorenson, a noted astronomer, believes that an approaching comet will collide with earth based on his study of an ancient civilization's prophetic timeline. Frustrated by his inability to convince other scientists of the threat, Sorenson and a band of followers take over a nuclear missile silo. The FBI enlists the help of Sorenson's daughter Katherine, who is also a respected scientist, with the hope she can convince her father to surrender the missile silo. Katherine's research supports her father's thesis. She enlists the help of Paul, an FBI agent assigned to keep her under guard, in her quest to convince the scientific community of the imminent threat to the planet. Written by Dennis Lewis <dsl@sprynet.com>

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Release Date:

24 August 1997 (USA) See more »

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Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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Great Movie! Loved It!
21 May 2016 | by l_talbotSee all my reviews

Hey! I loved this movie! I think it covers a lot of bases (car chase, travel, intrigue, creativity) and the possibility of the time line is a great idea. Connie Sellicca and William Devane are wonderful and their roles are totally believable! Ed Marinaro and Marsha Warfield played interesting parts. I have seen Marsha doing comedy, so this was a change for her. I would like to be able to acquire it on DVD and add it to my small but growing section of science fiction movies. Then, I could watch it when I'm in the mood for a great old Sci-Fi movie. Does anyone know where I could get a DVD copy of the TV series "The Phoenix"? It's another great show for its time!!! Again--Great Movie!


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