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Josh Futturman, a janitor by day and a gamer by night, is recruited by mysterious visitors to travel through time to prevent the extinction of humanity.
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Series cast summary:
Eliza Coupe ...  Tiger 17 episodes, 2017-2019
Josh Hutcherson ...  Josh Futturman / ... 14 episodes, 2017-2019
Derek Wilson ...  Wolf 13 episodes, 2017
Glenne Headly ...  Diane Futturman 13 episodes, 2017
Ed Begley Jr. ...  Gabe Futturman 12 episodes, 2017
Mary Manofsky ...  Grandma Futturman 12 episodes, 2017
Drew James ...  Young Gabe Futturman 11 episodes, 2017
Robert Craighead ...  Detective Vincent Skarsgaard 7 episodes, 2017-2019
Jason Scott Jenkins ...  Carl 7 episodes, 2017
Sara Amini ...  Thimble 7 episodes, 2019
Rati Gupta ...  Rake 7 episodes, 2019
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Josh Futturman, a janitor by day and a gamer by night, is recruited by mysterious visitors to travel through time to prevent the extinction of humanity.

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Action | Comedy | Sci-Fi

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USA

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English

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14 November 2017 (USA) See more »

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Návsteva z budoucnosti See more »

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Los Angeles, California, USA

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In the tradition of, "Space Cop"
15 November 2017 | by bradtylermusicSee all my reviews

"Future Man," balances a mix of three genres, action, sci-fi, and comedy...in the tradition of "Space Cop." I felt compelled to mention "Space Cop," because although "Future Man," does give credit to some of the movies that obviously inspired it (and which it spoofs), i.e. The Last Starfighter, Back To The Future, and The Terminator, to name a few, it fails to give a shout out to the Red Letter Media guys even though right from the beginning we get voice over that sounds just like Rich Evans as Space Cop.

With that out of the way, I'm thankful to whoever at Hulu was bright enough to realize this show could work. "Future Man," is well cast, and well executed. It manages to be blunt with action and violence and subtle at the same time, making many jokes that could go by unnoticed if you aren't paying attention. And despite cookie cutter character archetypes, all of the actors give convincing performances that make me care about them and excited to be along for the ride.

If you enjoy sci-fi/action movies from the 80's and 90's,then I can't imagine how you wouldn't love, "Future Man," a series that both celebrates those films and pokes fun of them at the same time.


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