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On the eve of the last year of the twentieth century, a nervous military leader assembles a team to help him deal with an unforeseen problem, as they are being alerted of a long missing ... See full summary »

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Richard Pepin

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Louis Gossett Jr. ... Morgan
Jaimz Woolvett ... Vince
Ed O'Ross ... Fairchild
Sarah Chalke ... Myra Soljev
Rick Ravanello ... Thompson
Ismael 'East' Carlo ... Camarillo (as Ismael Carlo)
Malcolm McDowell ... General Seward
Adam J. Harrington ... Ken (as Adam Harrington)
Carlos Lauchu ... Paco
April Telek ... Chloe
Ken Camroux-Taylor Ken Camroux-Taylor ... Blanchard (as Ken Camroux)
Biski Gugushe ... Communications Officer
Rachel Hayward ... Panama
Colin Lawrence ... Gumball
Warren Takeuchi ... Bell
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On the eve of the last year of the twentieth century, a nervous military leader assembles a team to help him deal with an unforeseen problem, as they are being alerted of a long missing nuclear missile hidden somewhere deep in the jungle, which is set to go off in January 2000, due to the "millennium bug". It's up to them to race against time to stop it before it is too late. Written by Anthony Pereyra <hypersonic91@yahoo.com>

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The millennium disaster is nearer than you think... See more »

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Action | Thriller

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Rated R for commando violence, some language and a scene of sexuality | See all certifications »
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Canada | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 January 2000 (Kuwait) See more »

Also Known As:

Terminal Countdown See more »

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PM Entertainment Group See more »
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Dolby

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Color
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Malcolm McDowell and Louis Gossett, Jr. appeared in Delgo (2008). See more »

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"68 longitude, 42 latitude" translates to a point in the North Atlantic Ocean about 150 miles east of Boston, Massachusetts. Washington, D.C. is approximately 77 degrees West longitude, 39 degrees North latitude. See more »

Quotes

Myra: [looking at missle] I thought you'd be bigger.
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Edited from Predator (1987) See more »

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AKA: Terminal Countdown
13 May 2007 | by ElswetSee all my reviews

Louis Gossett, Jr., Jamiz Woolvett, Ed O'Ross. People must stop a computer from launching nuclear bombs.

This is like an odd blend of War Games and Navy Seals, though it works! The performances contributed here are all above par for a movie of this type. One does not typically expect realism from these American GI movies, as most often than not, the budget goes towards effects, high dollar action stars, and location shooting than script, props, or good performances. So imagine my surprise when I came across this little underdog.

Awesome action, with a little humor peppered throughout, and some awesome acts, this actioner walks you through some very suspenseful moments, high action sequences, and beautiful settings.

All in all? It is an enjoyable surprise if you like the military-type actioners. Otherwise, there is no reason to go here, as it's all about military action.

It rates a 7.1/10 from...

the Fiend :.


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