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Out of Time (1988)

A cop from the future goes back in time to Los Angeles and teams up with his grandfather to capture a master criminal.

Director:

Robert Butler

Writers:

Brian Alan Lane (story), Brian Alan Lane (teleplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Bruce Abbott ... Channing Taylor
Bill Maher ... Maxwell Taylor
Rebecca Schaeffer ... Pam Wallace
Kristian Alfonso ... Cassandra Barber
Leo Rossi ... Hawkins
Ray Girardin Ray Girardin
Adam Ant ... Richard Marcus
Arva Holt Arva Holt ... Capt. Stuart
Tom La Grua Tom La Grua ... Frank
Kimberly Sedgwick Kimberly Sedgwick ... Salesgirl
Barbara Tarbuck ... Dr. Kerry Langdon
Chuck Lindsly Chuck Lindsly ... Foreman (as Chuck Lindsley)
Arthur Mendoza Arthur Mendoza ... Vendor
Rick Avery ... Motorcycle Officer
Ashley Brittingham Ashley Brittingham ... Hot Babe
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Storyline

100 years in the future, cops chase criminals using devices but one cop Channing Taylor prefers to do things the old fashioned way. And when a criminal Richard Marcus breaks into a research center, Taylor chases him but he gets away. His boss berates him for not using his equipment which his own ancestor, Maxwell Taylor invented. Taylor is suspended and he has a theory that Marcus was going after a time machine which was being developed. He thinks Marcus sent it into the future and will most likely retrieve it when it materializes. He goes to where he thinks Marcus sent it and sure enough Marcus shows up and the machine shows up and he gets in. Taylor grabs on and goes with it when it goes to where it goes, 100 years into the past. Taylor tries to navigate this world while trying to find Marcus. Eventually he gets arrested and meets his ancestor who In this era is considered to be a joke. And they try to work together., Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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Action | Comedy | Drama | Sci-Fi

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 July 1988 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

El futuro es ahora See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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The film has the same premise as the later science fiction series Time Trax (1993) which was about a cop who travels back through time to hunt down criminals from the future. See more »

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Maybe it was a "pilot" movie for a show..
25 August 2006 | by dopeyharp0See all my reviews

It was run in 1988.. I recorded it! =Along with the Bud Cort t.v. movie ("Psycho 5"{?} )with Jason Bateman and Kistine(Kathrine?) Haji-from "Head of the Class"=

Adam Ant as the bad guy in this was great. The late Rebecca Schaeffer was awesome in this! (As she was on the show "My Sister Sam" with Pam Dawber) Bruce Abbott ("T.A.G:The Assassination Game") did a remarkable job.. as always! Bruce Maher.., actor? -Who knew? He was in "House II: the second story". If it was a movie for a TV show, it would have been great to see where they would have taken this. It may seem 'low tech' now, but at the time, it was pretty cool!

"If not for the heroics of one man, many lives would have been lost."


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