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The Philadelphia Experiment


Michael Paré, Nancy Allen, Eric Christmas, Bobby Di Cicco View All


Don Jakoby (Story), Stewart Raffill (Director), William Gray (Screenplay), Michael Janover (Screenplay) View All

Release: Aug. 3rd, 1984
Runtime: 1 hour, 42 minutes
Based on an "actual event" that took place in 1943. About a US Navy Destroyer Escort that disappeared from the Philadelphia Naval Shipyard, and sent two men 40 years into the future to 1984.
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A movie that could be described as Back to the Future before Back to the Future - it even has a joke about Ronald Reagan being the president - The Philadelphia Experiment is not the classic that that movie is, but it has enough going for it to make it worth checking out.
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Review: The Philadelphia Experiment is loosely based on an alleged top secret Naval experiment code named 'Philadelphia Experiment'.


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