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The Prophet's Game (2000)

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Vincent Swan
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Francis Aldobrandi
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Alan Joyce
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Walter Motter
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Detective James
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Adele Highsmith (adult)
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Barb
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Detective Olson
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Joey Highsmith (adult)
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Joseph Highsmith
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Maureen Swan
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Luna Wells
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Lewis Shanks
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Brent Moore
Andrew Ducote ...
Joey Highsmith (child)
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The Prophet has arrived in the ultimate playing ground... Los Angeles. It has taken an innocent childhood game and twisted it into a deadly match of wits, where the only prize is survival. Moving from city to city, The Prophet lures unsuspecting contestants into solving the riddles it supplies. If the contestants are wrong, somebody dies... somebody famous. Written by Anonymous

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A serial killer is playing a deadly game...

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Rated R for strong violence and gore, language and brief nudity | See all certifications »
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10 April 2001 (Spain)  »

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A próféta-játék  »

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Robert Ginty's final film. See more »

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References Psycho (1960) See more »

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Written by Barbara L. Jordan, Alexandra Forbes and Margaret Stanziale
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Horrible script

The storyline of this movie had the potential to be good and intriguing, however the writer massacred it. The characters' motivations where sketchy and overacted, even by the usually charismatic Dennis Hopper. Some of the lines had me laughing when it was obviously meant to be suspensful, serious, or cathartic.

Overall, it is worth a watch for a Dennis Hopper fan. He saves this otherwise sinking ship.


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