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Left Behind: The Movie (2000)
"Left Behind" (original title)

PG-13  |  Video  |   |  Action, Drama, Fantasy  |  2 February 2001 (USA)
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The Biblical prophecy of Armegeddon begins when the Rapture instantly takes all believers in Christ from the Earth. A reporter left behind learns that the Anti-Christ will soon take power.

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Rayford Steele is an airline pilot whose relationship with his wife has gone sour;he ponders having an affair with an attractive flight attendant, Hattie Durham. In the midst of a flight to London, a number of their passengers mysteriously disappear, and chaos takes hold as a number of vehicles on the ground and in the air are suddenly unmanned. Meanwhile, Buck Williams, a television journalist, is pondering the rash of sudden disappearances as he works on a report about Dr. Chaim Rosenzweig, an Israeli scientist who has devised a formula that would make any soil on earth easy to cultivate. However, Buck wonders if there's more to Rosenzweig than he first imagined when he discovers the doctor is in cahoots with two multi-millionaires who plan to broker the invention to promote their own agenda of international domination. Written by Anonymous

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$4,000,000 (estimated)

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$2,158,780 (USA) (2 February 2001)

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$4,221,341 (USA) (20 April 2001)
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Some the passengers on the opening flight scenes who appear (and disappear) are John Hagee (in a Hawaiian shirt), Jack and Rexella Van Impe, popular dispensationalist televangelists. See more »

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The vase (which she had intended to throw at Buck) disappears from Chloe's hands between shots. See more »

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Rayford Steele: The believers have been spared for what's next.
Chloe Steele: What's next?
Rayford Steele: It's gonna get a lot worse.
Chloe Steele: What could be worse than this?
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The Producers wish to thank: Karll Goodman (who inadvertently vanished during editing) See more »

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A Movie with a Message
28 July 2003 | by (Augusta, Georgia) – See all my reviews

Bravo! Finally a film that reveals clearly what we Christians call the "Rapture". This event is one of the most misunderstood, scoffed at, rejected, and scorned of Bible prophecies. The Rapture refers to a "snatching away" of ALL believers in Jesus Christ as described in the Bible.

This film is not really meant to be entertaining. The movie was made with an urgent message that no one on earth should dare ignore or reject. It is eternal suicide to reject Jesus Christ's death on the cross to pay for our sin debt. Just ask Him for forgiveness (He loves you more than you know) and you will NEVER, NEVER regret it. Believe in Jesus Christ and make the Rapture. Don't believe and you will be sorry.

For the Lord himself will come down from heaven, with a loud command, with the voice of the archangel and with the trumpet call of God, and the dead in Christ will rise first. After that, we who are still alive and are left will be caught up together with them in the clouds to meet the Lord in the air. And so we will be with the Lord forever. 1 Thessalonians 4:16-17


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