The Trigger Effect

  • 1996
  • Movie
  • R
  • Drama, Thriller

A tightly scripted cautionary tale about what happens when the lights go down in Southern California, hiding behind a generic action-thriller title. Matt (Kyle MacLachlan), his wife Annie (Elisabeth Shue) and baby Sarah live in suburban security, a world away from the troubled streets of Los Angeles. But a total, inexplicable blackout quickly shows them...read more

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01:54 — A mysterious power failure in a major city leads to a nightmarish social breakdown. Everything the people of the city have taken for granted no longer (more…)

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  • Released: 1996
  • Rating: R
  • Review: A tightly scripted cautionary tale about what happens when the lights go down in Southern California, hiding behind a generic action-thriller title. Matt (Kyle MacLachlan), his wife Annie (Elisabeth Shue) and baby Sarah live in suburban security, a world… (more)

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