Tek War

CTV (ended 1996)
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  • Episode Guide
  • S 2 : Ep 18

    Betrayal

    Aired 2/9/96

  • S 2 : Ep 17

    Redemption

    Aired 2/2/96

  • S 2 : Ep 16

    Skin Deep

    Aired 1/27/96

  • S 2 : Ep 15

    The Gate

    Aired 1/20/96

  • S 2 : Ep 14

    Forget Me Not

    Aired 7/1/95

  • Cast & Crew
  • William Shatner

    Walter Bascom

  • Greg Evigan

    Jake Cardigan

  • Maurice Dean Wint

    Lieutenant Winger

  • Eugene Clark

    Sid Gomez

  • Maria del Mar

    Sam Houston

  • show Description
  • The year is 2044 and the drug of choice is Tek - a mind-blowing virtual reality stimulant that has created a whole new breed of ruthless criminals. Jake Cardigan is released from hi scryo-prison to work for Walter Bascom. Together they try to fight the those criminals. Based on his best-selling Tek novels by William Shatner. (Season One was part of a rotating schedule called ACTION PACK.)

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  • Quotes (2)

    • Beth Kittridge: I'm an android. A Level 10. Jake Cardigan: At least.

    • News Reporter: ... passed away today. Best remembered as the forty-fifth President, she was impeached in her third term. Services for Mrs. Clinton will be held...

    Notes (10)

    • Goof: Leading into the "Shower" scene you can see the boom mike enter the frame from above.

    • Filming Locations 1. Toronto, Ontario, Canada 2. Xenon Factory, Oakville, Ontario, Canada (Cryo-Prison Exterior)

    • Release dates USA -- 23 January 1994 Netherlands -- 9 August 1997 France -- 29 May 1998

    • Awards Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 1995 -- Nominated -- Saturn Award -- Best Single Genre Television Presentation

    • Production Companies * Atlantis Films Limited * Universal TV Distributors * MCA/Universal Home Video (USA) (VHS) Special Effects * C.O.R.E. Digital Pictures * Calibre Digital Pictures (digital visual effects)

    • CREW: Produced by Hans Beimler .... producer John Calvert .... line producer Original Music by: David Michael Frank Cinematography by Rodney Charters Michael McMurray Film Editing by: Bill Goddard Production Design by: Stephen Roloff Set Decoration by: Marlene Puritt Others: Cheree Van Dyk .... key makeup artist (Designer for show) Sherri Saito .... production manager Kayla Popp .... third assistant director Rob Ballantyne .... property designer Theresa Buckley .... assistant props Kirk Cheney .... construction manager Paula Deresti .... lead set dresser Peter Fletcher .... property master Kim Karon .... assistant art director Ron Lightfoot .... carpenter David Lylloff .... property builder David Lylloff .... set dresser David Maltese .... set dressing buyer Kirsten Marshall .... art department coordinator Mark McGann .... property builder Mark McGann .... set dresser Jim Veale .... head carpenter Timothy A. Carpenter .... adr mixer Frank Morrone .... sound re-recording mixer Allen Ormerod .... sound re-recording mixer Harry E. Snodgrass .... sound designer Tim Good .... special effects assistant Dave Axford .... model maker Bret Culp .... animator/designer: opening titles Colin Cunningham .... 3D animator: C.O.R.E. Digital Pictures Gudrun Heinze .... compositor Alan Kapler .... CG effects animator Walter Klassen .... chief model maker Bob Munroe .... visual effects supervisor Jim Ruxton .... electronic model builder Ralph Sevazlian .... digital effects artist Tom Turnbull .... Director of Photography, Effects Unit Chris Wallace .... colourist Roy T. Anderson .... stunts Eric Bryson .... stunts Shelley Cook .... stunt performer Layton Morrison .... stunts Kevin Rushton .... stunts (multiple episodes) John Stoneham Jr. .... stunt double Bryan Thomas .... stunt actor Billy D. Choi .... computer animator Donna Dupere .... extras casting John Gajdecki .... computer effects director Derek Grime .... computer animator Gudrun Heinze .... computer animator Susan Marucci .... script supervisor Kyle Menzies .... computer animator Simon St. Laurent .... opticals Claude Theriault .... computer animator

    • Tagline: Virtual Reality Can Be Murder

    • Also Known As: TekWar: The Movie TekWar: The Original Movie Runtime: Netherlands:97 min / USA:120 min (including commercials) Country: Canada / USA Language: English Color: Color Sound Mix: Dolby

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  • Fan Reviews (4)
  • The science fiction novels of William Shatner brought to the small screen. Surprisingly good stuff.

    By sistersun, Mar 17, 2007

  • One of a kind when it came out.

    By sfviewer, Aug 13, 2006

  • Tek War is really A-MA-ZING!

    By an4rch1s7, Jun 23, 2006

  • this show was pretty good for a while

    By CAPNDEL, Jun 22, 2006

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