Jack Pierce and his college professor Wayne Fowler have been experimenting with virtual reality. A power boost however gives Jack a glimpse several minutes into the future. Having just been refused a grant to continue their research, Fowler contacts one of the university's benefactors, industrialist Bill Trenton, who after a demonstration is more than happy to finance their work. Jack's wife Isabelle seems less than pleased that her husband will be working for Trenton's CTY Industries. When Trenton takes a jump into the future, he sees a newspaper story about a woman who was killed at an ATM. When they realize that the future can be changed, Trenton intends to use Jack's equipment to forge the future that he desires.
Did You Know?
The filming of some of the CTY Industries segments were shot at the Plaza of the Nations in Vancouver, BC. The sign can be seen when the chase is occurring outside the lab building toward the dock outside. See more
Jack tells Trenton that Izzie wants to finish her law degree before they have children. However, she later passes the bar, meaning that she would have already had a law degree. See more
The Control Voice
Man has always been fascinated with the concept of going back in time. The question is often asked, "If you could go back, would you do anything differently?" But what if it goes the other way? We never hear the question, "Would you do anything differently if you could go forward?"