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Lightning Field (1991)

TV Movie  |  R  |   |  Drama, Sci-Fi, Horror  |  11 September 1991 (USA)
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McKeon's baby is kidnapped by a devil-worshipping cult and she uses her new-found psychic abilities to track them down.



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McKeon's baby is kidnapped by a devil-worshipping cult and she uses her new-found psychic abilities to track them down.

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Almost a good science fiction...
10 September 2000 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

The story evolves around a nomadic Latin American cult who believes Martha's baby can cure a curse, and Martha's search for her baby. Through a twist of events, fictional history, and somwhat tepid acting by most of the characters, one is left feeling a big incredulous. The concept of the movie is fascinating, but somehow one wishes the plot could be a bit more developed and the acting a little better. Nancy McKeon, however, shines through with her acting. It's a good video to rent if you like the paranormal.

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