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"Richard L. Conn" <[log in to unmask]>
Mon, 14 Feb 2000 16:44:02 -0500
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More info:  Plot Synopsis from the Internet Movie Database (IMDB) --

Emmy Coer, a computer genius, devises a method of communicating with the
past by tapping into undying information waves. She manages to reach the
world of Ada Lovelace, founder of the idea of a computer language and
proponent of the possibilities of the "difference engine." Ada's ideas were
stifled and unfulfilled because of the reality of life as a woman in the
eighteenth century. Emmy has a plan to defeat death and the past using her
own DNA as a communicative agent to the past, bringing Ada to the present.
But what are the possible ramifications?

IMDB ratings:
Votes  Percentage  Rating
2          4.3%      10
2          4.3%       9
4          8.5%       8
7         14.9%       7
10        21.3%       6
4          8.5%       5
1          2.1%       4
3          6.4%       3
1          2.1%       2
13        27.7%       1

Arithmetic mean = 4.8. Median = 6.0

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Richard Conn, ASE and PAL Manager
http://xenadu.home.mindspring.com/

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