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Continuum

Continuum
  • Rating: 7.70
  • Year of issue: 2012
  • Genres: Sci-Fi, Thriller
  • Countries: Canada
  • Duration: 45 minutes

A detective from the year 2077 finds herself trapped in present day Vancouver and searching for ruthless criminals from the future.

  • In the year 2077, 8 terrorists from the group Liberate manage to avoid execution by transporting themselves to 2012. In doing so however, they also transport Kiera Cameron, a law enforcement officer. Soon after her arrival, she gets into contact with Alec Sadler, the inventor of technology that will control future society. One of the terrorists, Lucas Ingram, is arrested soon after their arrival, but the remainder arm themselves and hope to blend into society while carrying out their agenda: to start a war. They begin stealing arms and robbing banks and Kiera works …
  • Kiera's pretense of being a Portland police officer doesn't last very long and she soon finds herself under arrest. She manages to get free and with young Alec Sadler's help, creates a profile for herself that convinces the police that she is a government agent so deep undercover that that they can't possibly figure out who she really works for. She knows that the members of Liber8 are trying to return to their own time and she has every intention of traveling along with them and reuniting with her son. Their first attempt fails but when Liber8 kidnap a university …
  • Kiera and Carlos investigate two deaths where the victims have had large cylindrical holes incised into the backs of their necks. A review of the victims' DNA reveal a special gene, one that would be used in a futuristic super-soldier. In fact, the victims' pituitary glands have been removed. Unknown to Kiera, Travis is quite ill and the glands are needed to synthesize a cure. He's on his death bed however leading some in the group to start jockeying for position in the hopes of replacing him. One of the group arranges to meet Kiera but it may just be a trap.
  • Kiera and Carlos investigate the murder of a Professor Ames who was experimenting with a high energy device. It's apparent that the weapon used to kill him is quite advanced and Kiera believes that it could be the work of Liber8. His graduate student, Shane Mathers offers to help them but finds that all of the professor's files were stolen. They suspect Dr. Melissa Dobeck, a former partner who split with Ames after a disagreement over ownership of the intellectual property, but she denies having anything to do with it. They hit a brick wall when the military takes …
  • Edouard Kagame has a plan to get rid of Kiera once and for all: by killing her grandmother Lily Cole so that Kiera will never be born. The first woman they kill by the name of Lilly Cole turns out to be the wrong woman and when Kiera hears the news she knows exactly what he's up to. She sets out to find her grandmother but isn't quite ready for the pregnant and homeless punk she finds living on the street. Kellogg gives her a heads up but a suspicious Kagame has already taken out insurance against him. The game they are playing soon becomes tit for tat with no …
  • Liber8 is actively supporting and encouraging violent protests but it all becomes deadly serious when they kidnap the CEO of Exotrol, Henrietta Sherman. Kiera suspects Liber8 was behind the violence at the protest to provide cover for the kidnapping. A video of Sherman is soon on the Internet and her kidnappers demands, $20 million in cash, is revealed. It's all part of a game however as Edouard Kagame decides to put the decision to kill or free her to an Internet vote. It turns out that someone inside Exotrol may be working with Liber8. While Kiera is away, Kellogg …
  • Carlos finds himself investigating the murder of a woman he slept with the night before her death. He had received a call from an old friend, Jim Martin, who was having an argument with journalist Alicia Fuentes. Carlos knew Alicia, picked her up and after dinner spent most of the night at her apartment. When they find her dead the next morning, he tells no one, not even Kiera, that he was there until about 1:30. Martin is running for election as the head of the local dock workers union on a platform of cleaning up the union's corrupt practices. Alec meanwhile is …
  • Kiera and Carlos investigate two murders where the shooters immediately committed suicide after eliminating their victims. Both were software testers for a local computer gaming company that's been developing an immersive holographic program and Kiera decides to try it out. The effects on her are devastating. Not only have her internal electronics gone haywire, she is now under the control of Edouard Kagame and Liber8. Alec works frantically to reboot her processors but also finds a previously unknown file addressed to him.
  • Kiera and Carlos visit Roland Randol's farm to check up on an excessively large purchase of farm fertilizer. Kiera is somewhat taken aback to find Alec there, not realizing that Randol is his step-father. Randol assures them that there has been a mistake and that he never purchased as much fertilizer as they claim. When they check the storage shed however, they find a truck rigged with the chemicals and ready for use as a bomb. It's Randol's son Julian and his friends who are looking to make statement even though the elder Randol has never preached violence. Carlos is…
  • After spending the night with Kellog, Kiera meets Jason who convinces her he was in the control room when the time travel device went off only he was sent back to 1992 and for 20 years has been waiting for this particular day - the day a bomb goes off killing many people and starting the evolution into the world of the future. They manage to evacuate the building where they think the explosion will take place. It doesn't work out as planned and unknown to Kiera, the terrorist attack is all part of a plan that was hatched in 2077.
  • Still disturbed by the message he received from his future self, Alec is lying low and doing his best to avoid Kiera. He's moved out but ignores his mother's pleas to return home. Kiera has little trouble finding him and they're soon working together. At a press conference on the City Plaza bombing the Mayor is killed. Carlos and Kiera meet and she wants to operate outside the confines of the police but reconsiders when Carlos tells her that his and Dillon's jobs are on the line. From the available CCTV footage and with Alec's help, Kiera quickly finds from where the …
  • Alec starts his job at the computer store but his initiative isn't appreciated by his new boss. Matthew Kellog has a better proposition for him. When Sonya learns that Travis is alive she concocts a plan that will get him transferred to another prison. Her plan is to kill him. Kiera assumes the transfer was arranged by Liber8 and devises a decoy but they are soon onto her. It's clear that there's a mole in the Vancouver PD. As Kiera and Carlos do their best to keep Travis in custody it seems a third group is out to get him as well.
  • Sonya continues expanding Liber8's business dealings with the Coalition Kings biker gang who carried out the mayors killing. Travis however has his own plans not only to end Sonya's control but to unify all the different criminal gangs in the process. A shooting at the airport where four Coalition Kings are killed by a single gunman leads Kiera to believe that Travis has gone to war with Sonya and her associates. After getting into a car accident, Alec gets a ride home from Kiera. The driver had taken a drug called flash, but Kiera tells him it shouldn't be available …
  • Travis' faction of Liber8 has taken to blowing up tanker trucks of gas and oil. It's an effective public relations move and the public is buying into it. Alec believes another time traveler has arrived in Vancouver and Kiera is intent on finding whoever it is. She is under the watchful eye of CSIS agent Gardiner however. When Kiera finds the time traveler she also finds an old friend and the situation is not quite what she expected. Kiera needs to find her friend's special suit and both Travis and Sonya are looking for it as well. Meanwhile Alec makes a new friend, …
  • It's her son Sam's birthday and Kiera is out of sorts.Vancouver PD has a new police chief and Insp. Dillon is replaced by Insp. Nora Harris whose main task is to find the mole in the department. Dillon warns Kiera to watch her back and she is soon being interrogated by Harris and CSIS agent Gardiner. When things get a bit testy with Gardiner, Kiera finds she's been taken off line by one of her built-in programs, a cognitive therapist, who cuts her communication with Alec in order to conduct a psych evaluation. The program tells her that it will erase her memories if …
  • Kiera finds herself working with Carlos on a murder case, the work of a serial killer. She's not entirely unfamiliar with the case as she had studied it in 2077. One thing she knows is that the case was never solved despite there being a total of 38 victims. She knows the victims were all child molesters and that the bodies were left on an old semi-circular bus route. As she tries to convey this to Carlos, he simply can't understand where she is getting her information. Meanwhile, Alec's relationship with his new friend Emily seems to be developing quite nicely. It's …
  • Kiera visits her friend Elena's grave only to find that someone has removed her body. She assumes it has to have been taken by someone who knew she was from the future. She learns that an Agent Warren from Section 6 has already retrieved the two Liber8 bodies from the morgue and shipped them to an unknown destination. Meanwhile, Julian Randall's trial is set to begin. Kiera sees Sonya at the courthouse but she manages to get away. Kiera detects that one of the jurors is acting strangely and thinks Sonya may have gotten to him. Alec is upset when his mother lies on the…
  • Kiera and CSIS agent Gardiner start working together and try to trace the bodies stolen from the morgue. They hit a dead end. Kiera visits Usher who tells her about freelancers who tattoo marks between their fingers. The police do find two deaths where those tattoos were found. Emery Wallace and Tommy Oliver didn't have much in common but theirs wills were handled by the same law firm, Fisker & Associates, and both had the same beneficiary, a Mr. Warren, the same man Gardiner saw driving the truck with the morgue bodies. Alec starts working with Jason who is proving …
  • Kiera and Carlos are surprised when Inspector Dillon returns to the squad room once again in charge. He can thank Eschur for his reinstatement. The squad will now be dedicated solely to combating Liber8 and their first concern is Julian Randall who Dillon thinks will lead them back to Liber8's leadership. Julian is released from prison and after being found not guilty by a corrupt judge and meets a throng of reporters. When shots ring out, someone close to him is injured. He also finds that he's developed a following while he was in jail. Kiera begins to think …
  • Kiera has put the Julian incident behind her and assures Alec that if Julian keeps his word and follows a new path, she will as well. Alec manages to locate Garza and Kiera takes her into custody. She also learns a way to get to Travis. Garza doesn't give away much under questioning. Her escape from the police station goes smoothly - until she runs into the body snatchers. Julian takes Kiera prisoner but surprises her with his actions. Alec's girlfriend Emily gives him a new phone to replace the one Julian took. She then reports to her boss on everything Alec is up to…
  • Everyone in Vancouver is the victim of a severe cyber-attack. At first it's only the Internet that seems affected but soon, traffic lights are malfunction and ATM's are spewing out money. Julian takes to the airwaves to take credit but Kiera isn't so sure he's responsible. Julian suddenly appears at the police station and turns himself in.Lucas has seemingly gone mad and is now having conversations with Edouard Kagame. Alec thinks Lucas may have hijacked some of the code for his all-seeing computer program. He has a plan to find him but Emily thinks he should destroy …
  • Kiera and Carlos are trying to locate CSIS Agent Gardner but learn that the law firm he was to visit does not exist. Carlos finds his body in the trunk of his car and CSIS believes Kiera is responsible. Alec has been working on the time travel device and is certain that once he's learned a bit more about it, he could recreate any moment in time. That's good news for Kiera, despite Alec's warning that history has already been changed and there is no guarantee about what she may find in the future. Escher tells Emily he will free her of any obligations if she gets him …
  • In a scene from the future, older Alec is aware of Liber8's plot and enlists the help of someone who is now living in the past. In the present Alec, devastated by Emily's death, visits Escher and makes it clear that he holds him responsible for her death. Eschur reveals his relationship to Alec. Kiera learns of Emily's death and contacts Alec but Inspector Dillon tracks her down and she is placed under arrest. Carlos puts everything on the line to free her. Carlos is investigating Emily's death and suspects it may be the same group responsible for stealing the corpses…
  • Keira Cameron's world has disintegrated. Alec Sadler betrayed her chance of going back to 2077, using the time travel device in hope of saving his girlfriend. Now Kiera & Liber8, prisoners of the Freelancers scramble to escape their grasp.
  • Having traveled back one week in time, Kiera confronts the Alec from her time line and makes it clear he had nothing to do with killing the Kiera that existed in their new time line. She quickly realizes that the future has already been changed in this new time line. She shows Carlos the other Kiera's body but he is having a very hard time wrapping his mind around what she's telling him. The newly elected mayor, Jim Martin, realizes the vise he's put himself in by having cooperated with Liber8 and confesses all to Inspector Dillon asking for police protection. Kellog …
  • Kiera is still looking for the killer who killed of time that Escher was his father, something that is confirmed by his mother. He's inherited Escher's company, something that didn't happen in Kiera's future. He also learns of Emily's involvement with his father. Future Alec meanwhile tells Emily that he's traveled back in time for her. Lucas Ingram has escaped from the institution he was in and he's now he and Liber8 are behind a series of bank robberies where the thieves blow themselves up rather than get away. They're not after money however.
  • As Kiera works to free a college student caught in a police cover-up, her perspective on police behaviour is thrown into question. Carlos discovers Liber8's influence reaches right inside of VPD. Alec secures an unlikely ally.
  • Kiera and Carlos work to free hostages including Dillon, taken prisoner by Liber8 at a television station. Meanwhile, Kellog and Alec's business alliance falls apart, turning the two men from partners to adversaries.
  • Kiera and an emotionally unraveling Carlos must stop Liber8 from committing a devastating chemical attack on the city.
  • Kiera crash-lands her CPS flyer during a prisoner transport in 2076 and is forced to work with her enemy captive in order to survive.
  • Keira and Carlos investigate a gas attack at the office of Fermitas, but Dylan is sure that it's Liber8. Keira starts to play her own game with Betty's help. Meanwhile, Carlos helps Julian with the revealing of Sonmanto's secrets.
  • Carlos and Keira try to investigate the murder on Betty despite Dylan said him not to do that, also some robberies using high-tech happen. John Doe, a man from 2077 awakes in a hospital remembering only Keira's name.
  • Kiera's developing relationship with the mysterious John Doe causes tension in her role with the Freelancers, and a change in her view of the world. Alec's newest invention is set to change the world, but questions are raised about its safety by a newly-lucid Jason. Carlos and Kiera join with Alec in finally putting the ‘other her’ to rest…but Kiera makes a discovery that turns her attitude toward Alec on its ear.
  • Kiera and John Doe confront the harsh realities of their relationship's origins while both are put in danger by a direct attack from Liber8. Meanwhile, family bonds are strengthened as Alec grapples with the fact that his new invention is responsible for Jason's increasingly strange behavior.
  • Kiera and Liber8 join forces to stop a power-hungry Alec and put a stop to the release of his dangerous new technology. Kiera and John Doe realize their relationship is doomed as forces push them to opposing sides in a larger conflict. Scar Alec sacrifices his hard-won desire for a simpler life, and deposes Alec from Piron, only to discover Kellog has been making his own game-changing moves. John Doe activates a beacon, his last test to see if his mission was a success and he and Kiera must deal with the outcome.
  • Kellog leverages Alec by exploiting his weakness…Emily. Kiera attempts to negotiate with him unaware that Liber8 have other, darker plans. Meanwhile Alec, tired of feeling helpless, impulsively sets off to save Emily on his own.
  • Alec takes a definitive step toward shaping a positive future, by joining Carlos and the VPD. Kiera and Garza form an alliance in order to recon the new future soldiers compound and uncover their plan, but is Kiera's trust of Brad putting everyone in danger?
  • Matthew Kellogg learns that his older doppelganger, from a different branch of time, has chronic, life-threatening kidney disease, sees him only as an organ donor. He seeks out Kiera's help to prevent his doppelganger invading the present.
  • Travis is still in jail and Kellog gets arrested. A big fight breaks out in the Police station.
  • Kiera and Alec risk everything to stop the future soldiers and their devastating plan. Kellog, despite a loose alliance with Kiera, has plans of his own. All factions clash violently in order to determine which path the future will take.
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