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Saved by the Light (1995)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  12 December 1995 (USA)
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A mean, loud-mouthed town bully is talking on the phone one night during a lightning storm when, in a freak occurrence, a bolt of lightning strikes a telephone pole, travels down the phone ... See full summary »

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Dannion Brinkley
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Car buyer
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Grace Ann
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Expo groupie
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Gas station attendant
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Lecture man
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Mr. McCauley
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Dannion
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A mean, loud-mouthed town bully is talking on the phone one night during a lightning storm when, in a freak occurrence, a bolt of lightning strikes a telephone pole, travels down the phone wires and hits him. He is declared clinically dead, but miraculously recovers shortly thereafter--with a completely new personality and, he claims, the ability to communicate with the dead. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Based on a true story.
13 January 2002 | by (Philadelphia) – See all my reviews

Eric Roberts plays Dannion Brinkley who was struck by lightning and dramatically change his outlook on life. Brinkley was dead for a couple minutes, at first he did not believe what had happen to him. Suddenly he developed powers that he can communicate with the dead.


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