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The Philadelphia Experiment (2012)

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In 1943, a secret government cloaking project goes awry vanishing a navy destroyer. In 2013, the destroyer reappears setting off a series of events threatening to destroy the world.
Genres Action, Suspense, Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Director Paul Ziller
Starring Nicholas Lea, Michael Pare, Ryan Robbins, Gina Holden View More
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Movie Summary

In 1943, a secret government cloaking project goes awry vanishing a navy destroyer. In 2013, the destroyer reappears setting off a series of events threatening to destroy the world.
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Movie Details

Genres Action, Suspense, Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Director Paul Ziller
Starring Nicholas Lea, Michael Pare, Ryan Robbins, Gina Holden, Emilie Ullerup, Malcolm McDowell
Studio Name Lionsgate
Release Date 2012
VUDU Release Date 05/28/2013
Rating PG-13 About Ratings
Running Time 89 minutes
Language English
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