Futuresport

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Futuresport
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DVD cover
"In 2025, a revolutionary sport is the only way to stop a revolution."
GenreAction
Sci-Fi
Sport
Thriller
Written byRobert Hewitt Wolfe
Steve De Jarnatt
Directed byErnest Dickerson
StarringDean Cain
Vanessa Williams
Wesley Snipes
Music byStewart Copeland
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
Production
Executive producer(s)Deborah Raffin
Michael Viner
Ron Ziskin
Producer(s)Wesley Snipes
David Roessell
Ken Raskoff (co-producer)
Victor McGauley (co-producer)
Eric Cowger (associate producer)
Production location(s)Vancouver
CinematographyJonathan Freeman
Editor(s)Stephen Lovejoy
Running time87 minutes
Production company(s)Amen Ra Films
New Star Media Inc.
DistributorABC
Columbia/TriStar
Budget$9 million
Release
Original networkABC
Original release
  • October 1, 1998 (1998-10-01)

Futuresport is a television film directed by Ernest Dickerson, starring Dean Cain, Vanessa Williams, and Wesley Snipes.[1] It originally aired on ABC in October 1998, and released on VHS and DVD in March 1999.

Plot[edit]

The film is set in 2025, and centers on a sport called "Futuresport" (a combination of basketball, baseball and hockey that uses hoverboards and rollerblades) created as a non-lethal way to reduce gang warfare. Tre (Dean Cain) must save the world from Hawaiian Liberation Organization terrorists by winning in the game of futuresport.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Futuresport". Rotten Tomatoes.

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