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Paul Thomas is an ex-cop who happened to be the sole survivor of a mass cult suicide in Wyoming. He returns to his home town of Santa Fe in order to put his life back together. However, ... See full summary »

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Crystal Thomas
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Paul Thomas
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Leah Thomas
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Dr. Dan Yates
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Alex
Lois Geary ...
Mrs. Cowling
Angelina Torres ...
Alma Vigil (as Angelina Calderon Torres)
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Richard Vigil
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Larry Culpepper
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Eleanor Braddock
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Officer Jimmy Crouse
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Mayor Robert Strauss
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Chief Gomez
Phyllis Frelich ...
Dr. Joyce Ginsberg
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Paul Thomas is an ex-cop who happened to be the sole survivor of a mass cult suicide in Wyoming. He returns to his home town of Santa Fe in order to put his life back together. However, soon he realizes that his ex-wife is sucked into new-age philosophies. Trying to save his daughter from the cults, he finds self-help guru Eleanor who happens to be a very attractive woman. Written by Dragan Antulov <dragan.antulov@altbbs.fido.hr>

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Rated R for language, a sex scene and a violent sequence | See all certifications »
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25 June 1997 (Hungary)  »

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La secta del mal  »

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Cute, fluffy, and sweet...
23 July 2001 | by (New Orleans) – See all my reviews

Okay, that makes it sound more like a bunny than a drama, but I *did* enjoy this film. The cast chemistry was very nice, and the story quite interesting from a psychological point of view. Where do you draw the line between loving someone and loving the *idea* of someone? Between learning from a 'guru', and immersing yourself so deeply that you don't even *have* a self anymore? Between giving advice and trying to control the other person's life according to what you believe they're doing? Each character explores some level of these questions, and the result, altho interspersed with a few improbable, and sometimes silly, moments, is a rather nice blend of all of them. Cole and Davidovich especially bring a very sweet charm to their roles and to the relationship between their characters. If you want something midway between sappiness and all-out drama, that leaves you feeling satisfied at the end, I recommend this


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