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A multi-national corporation attempts to take over America while small pockets of resistance hold out against rampant technology.

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Bruce Wagner
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 nominations. See more awards »

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Complete series cast summary:
Jim Belushi ...  Harry Wyckoff 5 episodes, 1993
Dana Delany ...  Grace Wyckoff 5 episodes, 1993
Robert Loggia ...  Sen. Anton Kreutzer 5 episodes, 1993
Kim Cattrall ...  Paige Katz 5 episodes, 1993
Angie Dickinson ...  Josie Ito 5 episodes, 1993
Ernie Hudson ...  Tommy Lazlo 5 episodes, 1993
Bebe Neuwirth ...  Tabba Schwartzkopf 5 episodes, 1993
Nick Mancuso ...  Tully Woiwode 5 episodes, 1993
David Warner ...  Eli Levitt 5 episodes, 1993
Ben Savage ...  Coty Wyckoff 5 episodes, 1993
Bob Gunton ...  Dr. Tobias Schenkl 5 episodes, 1993
Aaron Michael Metchik ...  Peter 5 episodes, 1993
Robert Morse ...  Chap Starfall 3 episodes, 1993
Brad Dourif ...  Chickie Levitt 3 episodes, 1993
Charles Rocket ...  Stitch 3 episodes, 1993
François Chau ...  Hiro 3 episodes, 1993
Beata Poźniak ...  Tambor 3 episodes, 1993
Charles Hallahan ...  Gavin Whitehope 2 episodes, 1993
Eugene Lee Eugene Lee ...  Lt. Bob Grindrod 2 episodes, 1993
Rondi Reed ...  Eileen Whitehope 2 episodes, 1993
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LA in the near future, Harry Wykoff accepts a job as presidents of a gigantic TV company. Het is confronted with a total new technology called "The New Reality" where three-dimensional TV animated pictures are projected in living rooms all around the world. Harry launches to the top of the company with his career but once there he is caught in a web of intrigues, betrayal and murder. A game of life and death begins... Written by <s.w.zaat@student.utwente.nl>

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USA

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English

Release Date:

16 May 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Wild Palms See more »

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1.33 : 1
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The series takes place in 2007. See more »

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The rear-view mirror in Harry's corvette appears and disappears from scene to scene. See more »

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Josie Ito: Gracious me! You've got quite a mouth on you! Take care someone doesn't take a needle and *sew* it shut.
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Tom Cruise's Vanilla Sky Nightmare
20 December 2005 | by written23See all my reviews

The story is a veiled attempt at going where the church of Scientology exists. Anton Kreutzer, played fairly well by Robert Loggia, is pretty much L. Ron Hubbard. There are even spot lines that go to the arena of Aleister Crowley, Hubbard's "very good friend". The Sea Org and the Commodore's Messengers are dressed to the nines, perfect in their affectation of the naval attire. Coty is a mock-up of the now ruler of the Darkstar, the honorable king David. You know the Star of David is two inner locking equilateral triangles encompassing three 60 degree angles. "and ye shall know them by their number":666; a number exulted upon by Ron's very good friend, Aleister Crowley. The acting is spotty, some actor's can't and some can. However great imagery, fantastic attire, and far ahead of its time in technology make this a must see for the clued-in sci-fi fan. Hubbard might have been twisted, but give him his due, a genius for manipulation of the truth. Scientology is still standing and Tom Cruise can't handle the truth, can't handle it because he knows not what he do.


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