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Stargate

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RATED7.1 Plot

In 1928, in Egypt, a strange device is found by an expedition. In the present days, the outcast linguist Dr. Daniel Jackson is invited by a mysterious woman to decipher an ancient hieroglyph in a military facility. Soon he finds that the device was developed by an advanced civilization and opens a portal to teletransport to another planet. Dr. Jackson is invited to join a military team under the command of Colonel Jonathan 'Jack' O'Neil that will explore the new world. They find a land that recalls Egypt and humans in a primitive culture that worship and are slaves to Ra, the God of the Sun. But soon they discover the secret of the mysterious "stargate".

Summary

Very underrated sci-fi film that preceded an even greater TV series.

Released

1994

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Feb 112019
 

Bookies

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RATED6.0 Plot

Centres on four college friends who become small-time bookies, only to find their world spinning dangerously out of control when their greed attracts the attention of organised crime.

Summary

Well I thought this was a comedy so probably not a good start but it was purchased mainly for starring Rachael Leigh Cook my favourite actress. It has quite a good cast but is rather a mundane film.

Released

2003


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