AFTERSHOCK is a clumsy grab-bag of post-apocalyptic action cliches and offbeat touches. Naturally, the setting is the 21st century. Because citizens have stopped questioning their leaders, civilization has collapsed. Paramilitary goons prowl the ruins, exterminating well-scrubbed
refugees and dissidents, while the voice of "Big Sister" broadcasts aphorisms like "A clean weapon is a safe weapon." Sabina (Elizabeth Kitaen) suddenly materializes in an abandoned missile site, dressed like a Vogue
model and bearing some old photographs. Dragged before a brutal authority figure,
Oliver Quinn (John Saxon), she smiles vacantly at his interrogation and is held for ob...