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Eve of Destruction - Part 1

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4.31 h 27 min201316+
When two scientists attempt to discover unlimited energy, their experiment is hijacked and sabotaged by eco-terrorists. The result is a dark energy black hole that could destroy the planet.
Directors
Robert Lieberman
Starring
Steven WeberChristina Cox
Genres
DramaScience FictionAction
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None Available
Audio Languages
English
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3.5 out of 5 stars

53 global ratings

  1. 33% of reviews have 5 stars
  2. 30% of reviews have 4 stars
  3. 13% of reviews have 3 stars
  4. 0% of reviews have 2 stars
  5. 24% of reviews have 1 stars
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VooDooReviewed in the United Kingdom on 09 January 2022
4.0 out of 5 stars
Part 1 is not slow & quite good
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Nothing wrong with this at all. Watch for yourself and you decide. Not sure what people who gave bad reviews wanted. It's not a low buget film. Was made over 10 years ago (Jan 22 now). I had seen it before and still am going to watch part II straight away.
Dr. R. MARTINEZ-RAMOSReviewed in the United Kingdom on 20 January 2022
1.0 out of 5 stars
Awful. Rubbish film
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Worst than a 90s made for TV film.
stephen wilsonReviewed in the United Kingdom on 27 March 2016
5.0 out of 5 stars
a desaster movie thats not a desaster
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I love disaster movies this is a good one
Amazon CustomerReviewed in the United Kingdom on 18 December 2015
3.0 out of 5 stars
ok
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Ok
J NewmanReviewed in the United Kingdom on 10 January 2022
3.0 out of 5 stars
A decent double bill with Part 2
I have seen a lot worse than this double feature length TV drama of physicists trying to ‘deep mine’ energy from Dark Matter using a Particle Accelerator with potentially cataclysmic results. The science and associated set designs are more than adequate and it has a decent score. The acting was OK too with some decent performances from the main cast. As long as you are not expecting anything more than a sofa binge made for TV type drama it is certainly watchable.

The back story drama is weak however and Hallmark gushy ie broken relationships, bereavement issues etc and the depiction of the eco-activists in stupid masks trying to halt Proteus’s experiments is dated and uninformed - they come across as petulant kids rather than people representing a significantly shared world view as they do today. That for me was the only real annoyance otherwise I found Part 1 and Part 2 (also included on Prime) of Eve of Destruction reasonably credible and entertaining for some fill in viewing time if you have not much else to watch.
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warrioReviewed in the United Kingdom on 31 August 2013
1.0 out of 5 stars
total crap
Just watch this movie in Thailand and I would say to you all save your money this is one of the worse films I have ever seen.

Trust me do not buy it
2 people found this helpful
Allen WilsonReviewed in the United Kingdom on 13 January 2022
1.0 out of 5 stars
Do these disaster movies never change?
A 2 part film, it has all the stock characters one expects of low budget rubbish films of this sort. The single parent scientist (usually this character has an estanged argumentative wife) with the inevitable stroppy "teen" daughter who causes trouple, the obnoxious alpha female scientist who knows better than everyone else and the corrupt businessman who cares only about power and money. Yes, all the usual stock characters. This time however the world is saved by a Russian power linesman who of course dies saving humanity. Tedious, predictable, boring and a waste of time.
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