Tag: steampunk

SciFi Tech Talk #000122 – City of Ember

City of Ember (2008)
City of Ember poster Rating: 6.5/10 (48463 votes)
Director: Gil Kenan
Writer: Caroline Thompson (screenplay), Jeanne Duprau (book)
Stars: David Ryall, Ian McElhinney, Harry Treadaway, Tim Robbins
Runtime: 90 min
Rated: PG
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Released: 10 Oct 2008
Plot: For generations, the people of the City of Ember have flourished in an amazing world of glittering lights. But Ember's once powerful generator is failing ... and the great lamps that illuminate the city are starting to flicker.

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The Final Countdown

SciFi Tech Talk #000109 – The Rocketeer

The Rocketeer (1991)
The Rocketeer poster Rating: 6.4/10 (40856 votes)
Director: Joe Johnston
Writer: Dave Stevens (graphic novel "The Rocketeer"), Danny Bilson (story), Paul De Meo (story), William Dear (story), Danny Bilson (screenplay), Paul De Meo (screenplay)
Stars: Billy Campbell, Jennifer Connelly, Alan Arkin, Timothy Dalton
Runtime: 108 min
Rated: PG
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family
Released: 21 Jun 1991
Plot: A young pilot stumbles onto a prototype jetpack that allows him to become a high flying masked hero.

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