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Release Date:
14 March 2000 (USA) See more »
The Final, Most Thrilling Chapter! See more »
The conclusion to The Prophecy Trilogy. Once again, Christopher Walken returns as the Arch-Angel Gabriel... See more » | Full synopsis »
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User Reviews:
My second favorite of the series See more (61 total) »


  (in credits order)

Christopher Walken ... Gabriel

Vincent Spano ... Zophael

Dave Buzzotta ... Danyael
Kayren Butler ... Maggie (as Kayren Ann Butler)

Steve Hytner ... Joseph

Brad Dourif ... Zealot

Scott Cleverdon ... Pyriel

Jack McGee ... Detective

Sandra Ellis Lafferty ... Madge (as Sandra Lafferty)
Mark Prince Edwards ... Donut Guy

Tyrone Tann ... Kyle

Moriah 'Shining Dove' Snyder ... Mary (as Moriah Shining Dove Snyder)

J.D. Rosen ... Tail Man

William Stanford Davis ... Portly Coroner (as Stan Davis)
Drew Swaine ... Young Danyael
Anthony Rosselli ... Desk Sergeant
Hi Border ... Toothless Woman

Tom Kane ... Angel (voice)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Shawn Driscoll ... Policeman (uncredited)

Johnny Martin ... Policeman (uncredited)

Directed by
Patrick Lussier 
Writing credits
Gregory Widen (characters)

Carl V. Dupré (written by) &
Joel Soisson (written by)

Produced by
Joel Soisson .... producer
Bob Weinstein .... executive producer
Harvey Weinstein .... executive producer
Original Music by
Steve Boeddeker 
Cinematography by
Nathan Hope 
Film Editing by
Peter Devaney Flanagan 
Casting by
Mark Tillman 
Production Design by
Deborah Raymond 
Dorian Vernacchio 
Costume Design by
Laura Marolakos 
Makeup Department
Anna Harasimiak .... makeup department head
Suzan Kaminga .... makeup artist
Roy Knyrim .... special makeup effects artist
Jerry Macaluso .... special makeup effects artist
Solina Tabrizi .... key hair stylist
Mark Villalobos .... special makeup effects artist
Michael Shelton .... makeup artist (uncredited)
Production Management
Kirk M. Morri .... post-production supervisor
Ron Schmidt .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Valerie Bleth Sharp .... second assistant director (as Valerie Ann Bleth)
Tony Steinberg .... first assistant director
Art Department
Paul Linkogle .... lead man
Sound Department
Mark DeSimone .... adr mixer: New York
Frank E. Eulner .... supervising sound editor
Andre Fenley .... sound effects editor
Shannon Mills .... sound effects editor
Gary Rizzo .... sound re-recording mixer
Larry Scharf .... sound mixer
Kevin Sellers .... sound effects editor
Christopher Sposa .... boom operator
Special Effects by
Bill Cochran .... special effects assistant
John C. Hartigan .... special effects coordinator
David Waine .... special effects coordinator
Visual Effects by
Chad Goei .... digital artist
Jamison Scott Goei .... visual effects supervisor
Sookie Park .... digital animator
Christopher Dusendschon .... in-show optical process and effects compositor: THDX (uncredited)
Christopher Dusendschon .... optical element Hazeltine colorist: THDX (uncredited)
Dicu Aurel .... stunts
Aurel Boata .... stunts
Hiro Koda .... stunt double: Dave Buzzotta
John Koyama .... stunts
Luke LaFontaine .... stunts
Johnny Martin .... stunts
Spencer Sano .... stunt rigger
David Wald .... stunt driver
Camera and Electrical Department
Mateo Bourdieu .... second assistant camera: second unit
Ronald K. De torres .... set lighting technician
Suzanne England .... still photographer
Cort Fey .... director of photography: second unit
Cort Fey .... gaffer
Pete Johnson .... key rigging grip
Jerry Mundy .... best boy grip
Barry Norwood .... first assistant camera: second unit
John Palato .... grip
Vince Palomino .... key grip
Scott Snopel .... lighting technician
Jake Warga .... first assistant camera
Chad Wilson .... director of photography: second unit
Steven J. Winslow .... assistant camera: Wescam camera
Steven J. Winslow .... camera technician
Casting Department
Beth Blanks .... casting associate
Music Department
David C. Williams .... composer: theme music
Transportation Department
Deborah J. Chesebro .... driver: Christopher Walken
Other crew
Greg Bronson .... stand in/photo double
Blake Busby .... graphic artist: titles
Michele A. Carmel .... production coordinator
Jeph Duarte .... production assistant
Lauren Feige .... assistant to director
Billy Greenfield .... production assistant (as Bill Greenfield)
Robb Hastigan .... key production accountant
Jerry Macaluso .... prosthetics supervisor
Andrew Pearson .... assistant production coordinator
Dan Schlaack .... key set production assistant
Claudia Soisson .... assistant production accountant
Arron Turnbull .... production assistant
Leon Watkins .... production assistant
Rhonda Zamore .... craft service
Matt McDonald .... production assistant (uncredited)
Chris Nassif .... special thanks

Production CompaniesDistributorsSpecial EffectsOther Companies
  • Skywalker Sound  post production sound services by (as Skywalker Sound, A Division Of Lucas Digital, Ltd. Marin County, California)
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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"God's Army III" - Europe (English title)
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Rated R for graphic violence, and for some nudity and language
Japan:84 min | Argentina:103 min | USA:84 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.78 : 1 See more »
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Did You Know?

The Prophecy 3: The Ascent marked the directorial debut of Patrick Lussier, who has often worked as an editor for horror director Wes Craven.See more »
Continuity: When Danyael jumps on the motorcycle he hits the gear pedal first, then we cut to see him pull the clutch lever. Since the motor is already running, punching in first gear without pulling the clutch would cause the motor to die and the motorcycle to make an abrupt leap forward.See more »
Gabriel:I'd die every night, if I had the money.See more »
Movie Connections:
Referenced in Walkentalk (2003)See more »
Earth AngelSee more »


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8 out of 8 people found the following review useful.
My second favorite of the series, 17 May 2000
Author: Ivan Ravenous from California

I was pleasantly surprised when I watched Prophecy III. After enjoying the first two immensely, I had expected the series to fall apart in its final installment. The third film, however, is a pleasure to watch, and not just for the incomparable Christopher Walken. Vincent Spano (Zophael) was excellent, and had great lines (especially in the donut shop scene, where he says "I'll take one of those...with the coloured fragments on top"). I thought Dave Buzzotta played a good Danyael (except near the end, when he seemed to get a little snotty).

My only complaint is that I don't think Christopher Walken was meant to have long hair...

In all a great sequel!

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