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Revelation (1999)

PG-13 | | Action, Drama, Horror | 7 May 1999 (USA)
This is the sequel to Apocolypse. In this movie Thorold Stone is still looking for his family. The Christians, whom the rest of the world has started to call The Haters, are being framed ... See full summary »

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André van Heerden

Writers:

Paul Lalonde (screenplay), Peter Lalonde (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jeff Fahey ... Thorold Stone
Tony Nappo ... Willie Spino
Carol Alt ... Cindy Bolton
Leigh Lewis Leigh Lewis ... Helen Hannah
Nick Mancuso ... Franco Macalousso
David Roddis David Roddis ... Len Parker
Marium Carvell ... Selma Davis
Rick Demas Rick Demas ... David Nidd
Patrick Gallagher ... Jake Goss
Rothaford Gray ... Ron Spalding
Bruce McFee Bruce McFee ... Agent Spencer
Corry Carpf Corry Carpf ... Wendy Stone
Chloe Randle-Reis Chloe Randle-Reis ... Maggie Stone
Melville White Melville White ... Victor Davis
Neville Edwards Neville Edwards ... Agent Walker
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Storyline

This is the sequel to Apocolypse. In this movie Thorold Stone is still looking for his family. The Christians, whom the rest of the world has started to call The Haters, are being framed for many murders and terrorist acts. Thorold and his partner go to investigate the location of the detonator of one of these acts. They find a group of Christians holding a service. He arrests them and one of them hands him a disk from O.N.E. , One Nation Earth. He finds men in the building who aren't Christians. They chase them around and one of them is killed. Then he meets with Mr. Parker who works for Franco Malacousso. Parker shoots them both but Thorold doesn't die. He is then framed for the shooting of his partner and he goes to a computer programmer with the disk. Virtual Reality is used to bring the Day of Wonders to fruition. There is something odd about the cd that the woman gave Thorold because the programmer can't get access to it and they take it to the Christians headquarters. Further ... Written by Deirdre Dear

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Beyond hope, beyond doubt, beyond fear, only faith survives. See more »


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Rated PG-13 on appeal for violence | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

Jack Van Impe Ministries

Country:

USA | Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 May 1999 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Apocalypse II: Revelation See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Box Office

Budget:

$1,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$39,442, 9 May 1999, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$206,755
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1.33 : 1
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Leigh Lewis as Helen Hannah is the only actor to appear in all four films. See more »

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Franco Macalusso is the Anti-Christ. He sometimes wears glasses. This would not occur in reality because the Anti-Christ is Satan... a fallen Angel, and he cannot be killed. Therefore, he would not need glasses to correct his vision. See more »

Quotes

Helen Hannah: Thorold, Godspeed.
Thorold: I told you I don't believe in God.
Helen Hannah: It's OK. He believes in you.
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The Shape Of Things To Come?
16 April 2008 | by bkoganbingSee all my reviews

From the combined ministries of Jack and Rexella Van Impe and John Hagee comes Revelation, the second in a trilogy of films about somebody's conception of the end times. I say somebody's because even fundamentalist Christians are by no means united about prophesying things to come.

I've not seen the first of these films Apocalypse in which a united world government is established and the rapture has taken place. A guy who even calls himself the Messiah named Macaluso played by Nick Mancuso has taken over the world and it's either his way or the highway.

Christians are not even united on whether there will even be a rapture, but I'm of the opinion that if the fundamentalists are right and whole lots of people that you know feel that way suddenly vanish it might give some tangible proof about the Bible being real.

But it has happened and it's happened to Jeff Fahey's family, wife and daughter, who just vanished without a trace. She could never quite get him to church and he's been left behind as a result. Anyway under the regime of Messiah Macaluso those who are not followers of his are deemed 'haters' and are rounded up and also disappear in more conventional ways.

Fahey finds himself questioning what's going on and when he does he's framed for his partner's murder and forced to flee among the haters. Who in his city include former news anchor Leigh Lewis who in the first film had been the first to denounce Macaluso for being Satan.

Mancuso's got something called a Day of Wonders where folks will be asked to participate in a virtual reality game en masse. Since we know who Mancuso is, it's something not good and its up to the believer types to throw a monkey wrench into the works.

Carol Alt and Tony Nappo play a blind and a paraplegic people respectively and when they play the game they are healed and become Mancuso's disciples. That's a mighty hard thing to give up, healing from some affliction to reject Mancuso.

David Roddis has an over the top performance as one of Mancuso's acolytes who's playing his villain in the best Snidely Whiplash tradition. All he needed was a handlebar mustache to twirl at both ends.

It's impossible to evaluate these films because believer folk will hang on every word and nonbelievers will inevitably scoff. Then it degenerates into a theological not a cinema discussion. The cast give it their best to inject reality in some far fetched notions.

There was a scene that really wasn't terribly germane to the plot where a father turns in his son for 're-education' because he caught him with a Bible. I took a look on the actor, Darrel Hicks, who played the son and found he'd also later done work on Queer As Folks. Talk about an eclectic resume.

The ending is positively biblical itself. Just think of Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego.


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