A warlock flees from the 17th to the 20th century, with a witch-hunter in hot pursuit.

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Kevin O'Brien ...
Chas
Richard Kuss ...
Mennonite
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Detective
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Pastor's Wife
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Pastor
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Proctor
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Magistrate #1
Kenneth Danziger ...
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Art Smith ...
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Robert Breeze ...
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Cabbie
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In Boston of 1691, a warlock is sentenced to death, but escapes magically into the future (our present), followed doggedly by the witch hunter. There he is searching for the three parts of the Devil's Bible, trailed by the witch hunter and the woman whose house he landed in. They must stop him, as the book contains the true name of God, which he can use to un-create the world. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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11 January 1991 (USA)  »

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Czarnoksieznik  »

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$7,000,000 (estimated)

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$9,094,451 (USA)
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Although the makeup tests had been finalized and approved, on the day of shooting Lori Singer decided she didn't want to don the elaborate prosthetics for her transformation into a 40 year-old, and she later refused to sport some of the makeup designed for her 60 year-old transformation. See more »

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Following the shot of the Warlock flying into the barn, a hand can be seen reaching up to unwrap the whip. See more »

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Little Boy: You tellin' me you're a witch? You ain't no witch! Witches are girls!
Warlock: Some are men.
Little Boy: Yeah? So where's your broomstick?
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Referenced in My Name Is Bruce (2007) See more »

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CORAZONITA
Performed by Los Almejas
Words and music by Vince Melamed and Josh Leo
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A Good Horror Movie
11 September 1998 | by (Iowa City, IA) – See all my reviews

The late 80's and 90's have not been a particularly good time for big-budget horror movies, but Warlock, a kind of supernatural Terminator, works particularly well. Everyone is well-cast, although the focus is on the three leads. Julian Sands is at his most diabolical, but Richard Grant also does well, neatly portraying Redferne as a man out of time (essentially Michael Biehn's character from Terminator, in reverse). Lori Singer is...well, tolerable. The Warlock is not the all-powerful deity that the writers could have portrayed him as (and as he'll be portrayed in the next movie), meaning that the battles between him and Redferne are actually pretty interesting.


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