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Dead Fire (1997)

Not Rated | | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller | TV Movie 19 July 1997
A group of convicts threaten a space station.

Director:

Robert Lee

Writers:

Chris Hyde (as Christopher Hyde), Andrew McEvoy | 1 more credit »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Colin Cunningham ... Cal Brody
Monika Schnarre ... Kendall Black
Matt Frewer ... Max Durbin
C. Thomas Howell ... Tucker
Rachel Hayward ... Alexa Stant
Lucie Zednícková ... Celeste (as Lucie Zednickova)
Gerard Whelan Gerard Whelan ... Mathers
Robert Russell Robert Russell ... Holden
Jim Thorburn ... Danner
Milan Gargula Milan Gargula ... Earl
Richard Toth ... Gizmo
Petr Drozda Petr Drozda ... Salem Jones
Martin Hub Martin Hub ... Otto Klein
Karel Vávrovec Karel Vávrovec ... Pitt Digger (as Karel Vavrovec)
Dusan Hyska ... Rainey
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The year is 2062. The Earth is no longer inhabitable and has been left in ruins. On-board the space station USS Legacy in orbit around Earth, the Earth's population are in suspended animation whilst the space station is under military control and scientists are working on a project to make Earth inhabitable again. After disobeying orders, trying to apprehend a out-of-control soldier on a rampage, tough soldier Captain Cal Brody is sentenced by his commanding officer, Colonel Alexa Stant, to guard the stasis chamber where the Earth's population is in suspended animation for 3 months. But the USS Legacy is taken over by criminal Max Durbin and a group of escaped convicts, who have been freed by Alexa from the prison colony on Earth and Alexa decides to help them. Cal sets out to stop Max and Alexa's scheme and believes he is the only man who can stop Max, who plans to use Cal's scientist girlfriend Kendall Foster experiment to make the Earth inhabitable again, by using the sun's rays to... Written by Daniel Williamson

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Dead Fire is a 1997 sci-fi action thriller TV movie and stars Colin Cunningham, Matt Frewer and C. Thomas Howell. In the TV movie, a military controlled space station orbiting Earth, now a wasteland is taken over by a group of escaped convicts and a female military officer turned traitor and a tough soldier sets out to stop them. See more »

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Cal Brody: Danner and that cantina worker needed bullets, not bullshit.
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Good time with this movie
9 June 2019 | by taddeoblakkSee all my reviews

Colin Cunningham is amazing I really enjoyed his funny talk in a sci-fi movie,the time pass so fast with his words. I dream a reboot with the original cast


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Country:

Canada | Czech Republic

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 July 1997 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Le vaisseau de l'enfer See more »

Filming Locations:

Milin, Czech Republic See more »

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Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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