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Stargate: The Ark of Truth (2008)

Not Rated | | Action, Adventure, Drama | Video 11 March 2008
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SG-1 search for an Ancient artifact called the Ark of Truth to finally defeat the Ori. However, the Ark is in the Ori's galaxy.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ben Browder ... Lt. Col. Cameron Mitchell
Amanda Tapping ... Lt. Col. Samantha Carter
Christopher Judge ... Teal'c
Michael Shanks ... Dr. Daniel Jackson
Beau Bridges ... Maj. Gen. Henry Landry
Claudia Black ... Vala Mal Doran
Currie Graham ... James Marrick
Morena Baccarin ... Adria
Tim Guinee ... Tomin
Julian Sands ... Doci
Sarah Strange ... Morgan Le Fay / Ganos Lal
Michael Beach ... Col. Abe Ellis
Gary Jones ... Chief Master Sgt. Walter Harriman
Martin Christopher Martin Christopher ... Maj. Kevin Marks
Chris Gauthier ... Hertis (as Christopher Gauthier)
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Storyline

SG-1 searches for an ancient weapon which could help them defeat the Ori, and discover it may be in the Ori's own home galaxy. As the Ori prepare to send ships through to the Milky Way to attack Earth, SG-1 travels to the Ori galaxy aboard the Odyssey. The International Oversight committee has their own plans and SG-1 finds themselves in a distant galaxy fighting two powerful enemies. Written by Anonymous

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The lines have been drawn. The battle has been waged. Only one thing can save us...


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Language:

English

Release Date:

11 March 2008 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Ark of Truth See more »

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DTS (5.1 surround)

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

The code that Sam is trying to modify in order to stop the Replicators from replicating is actually JavaScript, the code used to program Internet browser behaviors. See more »

Goofs

When Merrick is setting up his equipment to interrogate Tomin, he pushes the play button but not the record button on his voice recorder. However, this particular model has a small record button adjacent to the play button and both must be pressed to begin recording. See more »

Quotes

Prior #1: You demonstrate great courage facing me in person, General.
Mjr. Gen. Henry Landry: Courage is only required when facing that which you fear.
Prior #1: The flames of ignorance burn without pain. Beware the power, or it will consume you before you know.
Mjr. Gen. Henry Landry: You can skip the fire and brimstone.
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Connections

Follows Stargate SG-1 (1997) See more »

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Stargate The Ark of Truth
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Written by Joel Goldsmith
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Stargate Fans will enjoy it!
4 April 2008 | by yogi_jmSee all my reviews

Stargate: The Ark of Truth was a very good moving, surprisingly good in all honesty. I was not sure about the conversion from TV series (AMAZING AT THAT) to a movie. It seemed a bit ambitious although I was completely wrong, the end result does justice to the Stargate series.

The movie does not go at the same pace of a 40 minute episode of Stargate and at first it seems odd to see the different tempo. The Stargate "humor" is still present and despite Richard Dean Anderson's absence in the movie still presents a good laugh. The only reason I gave the movie a 9/10 is because of RDA's absence and still a 9/10 on IMDb is superb!

However the Ark of Truth is strictly based off of the show's Season 9 and 10 and thus I recommend that you watch those two seasons first.

Despite a questionable set on the opening scene of the movie and some minor continuity errors, any Stargate fan should not be disappointed and in all honesty the change from TV Series to Movie was surprising but the end result does not disappoint. I can't wait till Continuum!


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