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Yesterday's Target

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Yesterday's Target

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
79 minutes
performer:
Daniel Baldwin, LeVar Burton
distributor:
Republic Entertainment
genre:
Mystery and Thriller, Sci-fi and Fantasy

We gave it a C-

The VCR clock seems to stop during this muddled time-travel thriller, in which three agents with psychic powers come back from the future to alter the course of history. Since they all have amnesia, Yesterday’s Target is nearly half over before they figure out their humanitarian mission. Further complicating matters are a secret government agency hunting down the trio and a mysterious ”foundation” that seems to know all (but, of course, isn’t telling). Tripping over itself at every turn, this low-speed actioner arrives at a final confrontation as abrupt as it is inconclusive. That leaves the door open for a sequel — but that would indicate that someone out there cares. C-

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