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The Philadelphia Experiment (1984)

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Starring (View all)
Michael Paré Michael Paré
David Herdeg
Nancy Allen Nancy Allen
Allison Hayes
Eric Christmas Eric Christmas
Dr. James Longstreet
Bobby Di Cicco Bobby Di Cicco
Jim Parker
Louise Latham Louise Latham
Pamela
Kene Holliday Kene Holliday
Major Clark
Joe Dorsey Joe Dorsey
Sheriff Bates
Michael Currie Michael Currie
Magnussen


Written by (View all)
Michael Janover Michael Janover
(screenplay) and
William Gray William Gray
(screenplay)


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13 years, 8 months ago at Aug 23 7:16
Youtube the Philadelphia experiement there is a documentary on there from the history channel - sets you up well for the film which (to its credit) sticks to the known facts.

Complete missed opportunity

11 years ago at Mar 26 15:17
"We weren't here when it happened. The experiment took place on a ship in Philadelphia harbour. It was October 1943." Legend has it that during World War II, the Navy conducted a top-secret experiment in Philadelphia to make their battleships invisible to enemy radars. Although the experiment worked, the test ship reportedly vanished for a temporary period of time. The vessel did reappear, but th... read more
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Reportedly based on a true incident during World War II involving an anti-radar or invisibility experiment that caused a US Navy Destroyer Escort to disappear from Philadelphia Harbor. A sailor finds himself thrown into the future (1984).
Release date: 3 August 1984
UPC: 013131123494
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