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51  (2011)
51 - Welcome to the Future
Area 51
Tagline(s):The military's best-kept secret just broke loose.
 Welcome to the future
Nomination Year: 2018
SYNOPSIS: 51 chronicles what happens after political pressure from the American public forces the Air Force to provide a few well-known reporters with limited access to the most secretive base on the planet: Area 51. When one of the base's hidden "long-term visitors" exploits this unprecedented visit as a chance to liberate himself and his fellow alien captives, Area 51 turns from a secure government base to a horrifying destination of terror.
Smithee Award Nominations
Smithee Award Winner! Deus Ex Machina
Saved by the Light
The monster kills a random soldier's entire squad, menaces him and... is driven off by a flashlight? Even though everybody else in the squad also had flashlights, some of which were shining directly on it?
Acting Appropriately Stupid
Photo Op
Look! It's the homicidal alien monster we're all running from. Why don't I stop and photograph it?
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Director Claim to Fame
Jason Connery Sean Connery's son. Also directed Pandemic. The OTHER one. 
Actor Character Claim to Fame
Tammy Arender Sharon Solomon Was in Pitch Perfect 2
Bruce Boxleitner Colonel Martin Leading man and perennial crime, Western, and sci-fi staple, he's been on "Bablyon 5" and "Supergirl" as well as playing the titular TRON (and TRON: Legacy). 
Vanessa Branch Giselle -- er, I mean Claire -- Felon Giselle in the Pirates of the Carribean franchise, and Giselle on "Days of Our Lives." Huh. 
Jason London Aaron "Shoes" Schumacher Lots of bit parts in lots of things. Was Bobby on "Wildfire" as well as Randall "Pink" Floyd in Dazed and Confused and Bobby Ray in To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar
J.D. Evermore Smith Always the detective, sheriff, cop, etc. Like Connor on "Cloak & Dagger" and Sheriff Daggett on "Rectify." 
Rachel Miner Sgt. Hanna Michelle Bauer on "Guiding Light;" Dani on "Californication;" and Meg Masters on "Supernatural." 
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