The film introduces Edison Carter, a television reporter trying to expose corruption and greed. In the movie, reporter Carter discovers that his employer, Network 23, has created a new form of subliminal advertising (termed "blip-verts") that can be fatal to certain viewers.

  1. Rocky Morton

    Director, Story

  2. Annabel Jankel

    Director, Story

  3. Steve Roberts


  4. George Stone


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  1. Matt Frewer

    Matt Frewer

    Edison Carter / Max Headroom

  2. Amanda Pays

    Amanda Pays

    Theora Jones

  3. William Morgan Sheppard

    William Morgan Sheppard

    Blank Reg

  4. Nickolas Grace

    Nickolas Grace


  5. Hilary Tindall


  6. Paul Spurrier

    Bryce Lynch

  7. Hilton McRae

    Hilton McRae


  8. George Rossi


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Max Headroom - 20 Minutes into the Future

Status Released

Original Language English

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