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Stargate: Continuum (2008)

Not Rated | | Action, Adventure, Drama | Video 29 July 2008
Ba'al travels back in time and prevents the Stargate program from being started. SG-1 must somehow restore history.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Lt. Col. Cameron Mitchell / Captain of the Achilles
... Col. Samantha Carter
... Teal'c
... Daniel Jackson
... Maj. Gen. Henry 'Hank' Landry
... Vala Mal Doran / Quetesh
... General Jonathan 'Jack' O'Neill
... President Hayes
... Ba'al
... Maj. Gen. George Hammond
... Camulus
... Chief Master Sgt. Walter Harriman
... Nirrti
... Apophis
... Russian Officer
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When the Stargate team goes to see Ba'al, the last of the System Lords, being extracted from his host. All of a sudden, Tealc, Vala and all of their allies start to vanish. Later Carter, Daniel, and Mitchell try to escape through the Stargate but find themselves not on earth but on a ship trapped beneath the polar ice cap. They learn they are on the freighter that was delivering the Stargate found in Egypt in 1939 to America. The ship is about to sink and they evacuate. They are picked up by a submarine and brought to a Naval Base where they learn the SG project never happened. They try to warn the government that the Gouald might attack earth. But the government doesn't believe and tells them that they're being released and given new identities and not to talk to each other or about their previous alternate timeline . One year later, the Gouald attack and the government asks for their help. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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History may never repeat itself again


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$7,000,000 (estimated)
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When the cab pulls up to Daniel's new residence, the cab's number on the roof, 3R21, fills about a quarter of the screen. When the cab pulls away, Daniel is walking on crutches into the building with his left leg amputated to the knee. 3R21 is the Ottobock company's designation for their prosthetic mechanically articulating knee joint. See more »

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The F15s SG1 take to Antarctica are described as having "minimum armaments and extra fuel tanks" and that is how they are configured on the runway In the refueling scene though they have missiles loaded and not fuel pods. The other in-flight shots have a variety of different configurations probably because stock footage was used. See more »

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Lt. Col. Samantha Carter: [being told to return to base for further instructions] What further instructions could there be, besides "kiss your ass goodbye"?
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This film is dedicated to the memory of Paul McCann and Anthony Huntrod, who lost their lives during an accident under the ice cap on a Royal Navy submarine at the time of filming. See more »

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Follows Stargate: The Ark of Truth (2008) See more »

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Well worth the price
29 July 2008 | by See all my reviews

"Continuum" is one of the few motion pictures that fulfills every hope that even a reluctant SG1 fan like me has. I saw the motion picture "Stargate" and enjoyed it moderately. The TV series sort of wormed its way into my heart despite myself. Richard Dean Anderson managed to make his character over from Kurt Russell's tortured officer to the lighter character we now know and in that first season he did a remarkable job. The bonus material with "Continuum" is great fun too. And perhaps that is the secret: I have become used to the cast members over the years and it was a treat to see what seemed like every one of them in this movie. There is a bittersweet joy to see the late Don S. Davis for the last time. That we also get to see so many of the System Lords speaks well for the friendly personal relationships that the makers of SG1 must have with the actors. Yes, it is a simple story of good versus evil but so are all stories in which many of us have any interest. I was very surprised to find myself thinking of how important Cam Mitchell became to SG1; he seems to be indispensable. I hope that the producers will continue to make these movies; if they hit the high mark of "Continuum" I will happily fork over the price of the DVD.


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