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Child of Darkness, Child of Light (1991)

PG-13 | | Horror | TV Movie 1 May 1991
A Catholic priest is sent to investigate reports of two virgin conceptions. One is about to give birth to the child of God and the other is the child of the Devil and he must decide which ... See full summary »

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Father O'Carroll (as Anthony John Denison)
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Dr. Phinney
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Father Rosetti
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Lenore Beavier
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Margaret Gallagher
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Kathleen Beavier
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George Beavier
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Father Francesca
Richard McKenzie ...
Father Guarini
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Ida Walsh
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Sister Anne
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John L. Jordan III (as Joshua Lucas)
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Vatican priest
Mark Tassoni ...
Michael Sheedy
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Michael's gang
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A Catholic priest is sent to investigate reports of two virgin conceptions. One is about to give birth to the child of God and the other is the child of the Devil and he must decide which one is good and which one is evil before Satan's followers can stop him. Written by S. Stephens

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Delivers on what its supposed to...
6 April 2004 | by (Malaysia) – See all my reviews

I like this movie because it didn't need to be anything more than the story it was trying to tell. It has it's suspense and a plot twist at the end and the stars do their job adequately well. Personally, I like Sela Ward. She's pretty and looks good out of her nun's habit. Bottom line, when you have something of value... trust no one.

You'll only find this dull and bland if you think this is going to be like the Omen or the Exorcist. Not a bloated vehicle for overblown special effects and 'the world will end by midnight' mumbo-jumbo. I see one viewer was even FORCED to watch this, so he could share his comments with us. The poor poor thing.


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