TekWar | 1993
In this television movie based on William Shatner's sci-fi adventure novels, a 21st century ex-policeman, Jake Cardigan, has been framed by an unknown enemy and imprisoned in orbiting suspended animation for dealing in an illegal electronic mind stimulant called "Tek" and for the murder of his fellow officers. After serving only four years of his 15-year sentence, Cardigan is sent home, where he finds his wife and son are gone. As he sets off to track them down, his former partner, Sid Gomez, reveals that his release was arranged by Walter Bascom, the head of the Cosmos Detective Agency. In return for his help in locating a missing scientist, Bascom agrees to help Cardigan clear his name.