Stargate

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"It will take you a million light years from home. But will it bring you back?"
  • PG-13
  • 1994
  • 2 hr 1 min
  • 7.1  (178,079)
  • 42

Stargate is about the discovery of the star gate. Star gates are portals that form a network around the universe so that a traveler can go from one planet to another without having to spend the time to do it. The story starts in Giza with a young girl named Catherine that is at the dig of 1928 with her father. They are the ones that first discover the star gate on Earth which has be buried for years. Catherine’s father tries to decipher the markings on the star gate in hopes to get it working but, dies before he can do so. She takes over the project and forms a team to decode the hieroglyphs. Even though the military classifies the project, Catherine has invited Dr. Daniel Jackson to decode the hieroglyphs. He quickly realizes that the symbols are actually coordinates for a location in space that one would want to travel to. A team is formed to go through the star gate. The head of the team is Colonial Jack O’neil who was reinstated after the death of his son. The team powers the gate which allows them to open a stable wormhole to the planet in space that they wish to go. The team goes through the star gate to see where it leads. They are transported to a planet and quickly realize that that humans that are native to the planet are actually ancient Egyptians that were kidnapped by the Egyptian god Ra. Stargate is a blend of Egyptian mythology and science fiction. The movie was the first to have an independent website. The director of the movie was Roland Emmerich who also directed Independence Day. The movie was originally the start of a movie series but, the sequels were changed into a television series instead.

Stargate
Stargate 15th Anniversary Edition
Stargate 15th Anniversary Edition

Trailer - 1 min 27 sec

Stargate 15th Anniversary Edition (Stargate Legacy Exclusive)
Stargate 15th Anniversary Edition (Stargate Legacy Exclusive)

Clip - 39 sec

Stargate (Clean Trailer)
Stargate (Clean Trailer)

Trailer - 1 min 47 sec

Stargate (Trailer 1)
Stargate (Trailer 1)

Trailer - 1 min 52 sec

Stargate
Stargate

Trailer - 1 min 52 sec

Description
Stargate is about the discovery of the star gate. Star gates are portals that form a network around the universe so that a traveler can go from one planet to another without having to spend the time to do it. The story starts in Giza with a young girl named Catherine that is at the dig of 1928 with her father. They are the ones that first discover the star gate on Earth which has be buried for years. Catherine’s father tries to decipher the markings on the star gate in hopes to get it working but, dies before he can do so. She takes over the project and forms a team to decode the hieroglyphs.

Even though the military classifies the project, Catherine has invited Dr. Daniel Jackson to decode the hieroglyphs. He quickly realizes that the symbols are actually coordinates for a location in space that one would want to travel to. A team is formed to go through the star gate. The head of the team is Colonial Jack O’neil who was reinstated after the death of his son. The team powers the gate which allows them to open a stable wormhole to the planet in space that they wish to go. The team goes through the star gate to see where it leads. They are transported to a planet and quickly realize that that humans that are native to the planet are actually ancient Egyptians that were kidnapped by the Egyptian god Ra.

Stargate is a blend of Egyptian mythology and science fiction. The movie was the first to have an independent website. The director of the movie was Roland Emmerich who also directed Independence Day. The movie was originally the start of a movie series but, the sequels were changed into a television series instead.

Stargate is a 1994 action movie with a runtime of 2 hours and 1 minute. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.1 and a MetaScore of 42.

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  • Release Date
    1994
  • MPAA Rating
    PG-13
  • Runtime
    2 hr 1 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.1  (178,079)
  • Metascore
    42