The Philadelphia Experiment (1984)




Movie Summary

The origins of this story are not science-fiction - they are science-fact. In 1943 the U.S. Office of Naval Research conducted a series of tests at the Philadelphia Naval Yard to develop a sophisticated camouflage system to make ships invisible to radar. During the final test aboard the destroyer the Battleship Eldridge, something went wrong - very wrong. This film explores beyond reality to ask the question "what if..." Two young seamen get caught in a violent tornado-like vortex and fall through a time warp to a different era - 1984. Desperately, they struggle to find a way back to their own time, but their efforts become all the more vital as the rift in time threatens to suck present-day earth back to the past.
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Movie Details

Genres Adventure, Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Director Stewart Raffill
Starring Michael Pare, Nancy Allen, Eric Christmas, Bobby DiCicco, Louise Latham, Kene Holliday, Joe Dorsey, Michael Currie, Stephen Tobolowsky
Studio Name Image Entertainment
Release Date 1984
VUDU Release Date 01/06/2012
Rating PG About Ratings
Running Time 101 minutes
Language English
Audio Tracks SD/Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital Plus

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