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Absolute Zero (2006)

Not Rated | | Action, Adventure, Drama | TV Movie March 2006
A shift in the Earth's polarity plunges the equatorial regions of the planet into an ice age of -459 degrees Fahrenheit; a temperature so cold that energy and light doesn't exist.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Dr. David Kotzman
... Bryn
... Dr. Veet
... Sophie
Michael Ryan ... Jeff
... Phillip
... AJ Carmichael
... Hershel Gillespie
... Dempsy
... Dr. Aldaron
Claire Riley ... Geology
... Seismology
... Secretary
... Grad Student
... Scientist
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INTER SCI climatologist Dr. David Kotzman has evidence that a shift in the Earth's polarity triggered the last Ice Age...in a single day. Now, it's happening again, and there's no time to escape. As the temperature plummets, Miami is blasted with snow and ice. Evacuation routes are jammed. The only chance David, his old flame Bryn, and a few other hopeful survivors have is to hole themselves up in a special chamber at INTER SCI. A desperate race for survival is ignited as nature's fury rages and the temperature plunges toward -459.67° F...ABSOLUTE ZERO! Written by Echo Bridge Home Entertainment

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No Warning. No Time. No Escape. Miami's Never Been So Cold.


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Once absolute zero (-459.67 degrees F) is attained, all gases and liquids turn into their solid states. In that most gases liquefy before hitting absolute zero (Carbon-Dioxide at -109.3 degrees F, Nitrogen at -209.9 degrees F, Oxygen at -368.77 degrees F), the Earth should be flooded by its liquefied atmosphere before turning solid once absolute zero is reached. See more »

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David: It's time to throw out all the history books and rewrite everything ever written about the ice age, because science is never wrong.
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References Dumb and Dumber (1994) See more »

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Miami Song
Written by Annette Ducharme
Published by Dream Control Music/SOCAN
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"The Day After Tomorrow" without a budget
4 August 2006 | by See all my reviews

It's difficult to say where to start with this movie... The terrible script, the cartoon-like effects, the horrid acting, the stupid premise, the aging playboy playmate, the complete lack of scientific probability...

Take away the hand full of things that were good about "The day After Tomorrow" and pile on a clichéd script and no money, this is what you will get.

Quick plot: The earth's magnetic field switches polarity in a matter of hours, causing the temperature in Miami to drop to zero degrees Kelvin! This movie follows the intrepid band of researchers who said "I told you so!"

Shudder. Shiver. Shudder. Shudder.

This movie was so bad that I couldn't even watch it for the camp value. It was like watching a train wreck. You want to. But at some point, you just have to turn away from the carnage.


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