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Extinction (2018)

TV-MA | | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi | 27 July 2018 (USA)
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A father has a recurring dream of losing his family. His nightmare turns into reality when the planet is invaded by a force bent on destruction. Fighting for their lives, he comes to realize an unknown strength to keep them safe from harm.

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Ben Young

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Spenser Cohen (screenplay by), Brad Kane (screenplay by) (as Brad Caleb Kane) | 1 more credit »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael Peña ... Peter
Lizzy Caplan ... Alice
Amelia Crouch ... Hannah
Erica Tremblay ... Lucy
Lex Shrapnel ... Ray (as Lex Shrapnel)
Emma Booth ... Samantha
Lilly Aspell ... Megan
Mike Colter ... David
Israel Broussard ... Miles
Sandra Teles ... Wellness Center Woman
Tom Riley ... Wellness Center Patient Chris
Michael Absalom ... Phil
Mina Obradovic Mina Obradovic ... Shelby
Joe Corrigall ... Medic
Nikola Kent ... Luke
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A family man is plagued by dreams of loss, but his dreams turn out to be more prophetic than paranoid when the planet is attacked by an offworld invasion. As he fights to protect the people he loves, he discovers a hidden strength that can keep them safe from harm.

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Lizzy Caplan, Mike Colter, and Michael Peña have all starred in Marvel productions. Lizzy Caplan in Marvel One-Shot: Item 47, Mike Colter in Luke Cage, and Michael Peña in Ant-Man and Ant-Man and the Wasp. See more »

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Despite being repeatedly blown up and shot at by the aliens, at the 45 minute mark, Alicia's make-up is still utterly faultless. See more »

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[first lines]
Peter: [narrating] Our world never stops moving. Changing. Evolving. Every day we go about our routines - work, home, family - but who are we? Who am I? You think you know your beautiful wife, your adorable kids, and who you work for. But what if you don't? And the truth, once you knew it, would change everything.
[the attack begins, then he awakes]
Alice: You have a nightmare?
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Don't Wake Me Up
Written by The Newton Brothers & Callaghan Belle
Performed by JoJo, Callaghan Belle & The Newton Brothers
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Good writing but those damn kids!!!
14 October 2018 | by staryellowSee all my reviews

Reason I'm reviewing is mainly due to my frustration with the kids and the poor decisions. Unexpected plot though, really great concept and the annoying factors actually kept me intrigued. The more I said "I can't with this" the more I watched, found myself yelling at the tv and scripting my own versions of how I'd handle those kids! Discipline! Sigh!


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Language:

English

Release Date:

27 July 2018 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Serbia

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