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Four teenagers are killed in a car accident. Two of the teenagers refuse to go with "The Grim Reaper" and a race between life and death ensues!

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Brad Deville (as David Shark)
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Anna McMillan
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Tommy Marcetto
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Mayor Grant McMillan
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Sgt. Haggerty
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Officer Mel
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Cinda Lou Freeman ...
Candice
Meschelle Manley ...
Karen
Charles Bosworth ...
Mr. Taylor
Jeff Deen ...
Dr. Richard Reiner
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Storyline

Mysterious unseen men in black (angels?) collect the souls of the recently dead. When four teenagers "die" in a car wreck, one of these beings ("The Man") is sent to retrieve their souls. However, the teens are disembodied and realize their predicament. They flee. The movie revolves around them being picked off one by one, The Man's infatuation with one of the teenagers (who was apparently his lover in a past life), and the efforts of the teens to reunite their souls with their hospitalized bodies. Written by <crow_steve@hotmail.com>

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teenager | soul | grim reaper | death | angel | See more »

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There is no Stairway to Heaven. See more »

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Fantasy | Horror

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Rated R for some drug content | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

26 October 1990 (USA)  »

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Soultaker - sielun ottaja  »

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Budget:

$242,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Vivian Schilling got the idea for the story after she survived a near fatal car accident. See more »

Goofs

At the hospital, automatic doors open for Zack and Natalie even though it's been established that they're invisible. See more »

Quotes

Angel of Death: You must restore the balance or pay the penalty.
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Fight Fire With Fire
By Mitch Diamond
Performed by DIAMOND
Copyright 1987 King David Music/Lero Music/PWEG Music, ASCAP
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Original Uncut version better than I thought
3 January 2003 | by See all my reviews

After reading the widely diverging opinions on this movie Soultaker, and being a big fan of the genre, I decided to look at this one -- the uncut version -- myself. While it's nothing to set the world on fire, there are way too many detractors who have overlooked its more interesting and original elements. Defininitely deserves at least a vote of 3 or 4 and those who rank it with the worst movies should really have their heads examined.


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