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The Prophet's Game (2000)

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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. ... See full summary »

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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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Maureen Swan
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Luna Wells
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Lewis Shanks
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Brent Moore
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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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Rated R for strong violence and gore, language and brief nudity | See all certifications »
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A próféta-játék  »

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Robert Ginty's final film. See more »

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Written by Barbara L. Jordan, Alexandra Forbes and Margaret Stanziale
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Where did don swayze go
18 September 2001 | by (naas ireland) – See all my reviews

The most puzzling part of this film was where don swayze went. he had finished his role in the film even before the opening credit s came on. pretty strange. Dennis hopper did his best here obviously he's getting on & his judgment is clouded now so no sane actor would have their mame on this film. he chases a man over half his age for about 2 minutes & isn't even tired - strange cause he's 65. There are numerous bad takes in the film - one where a girl looks straight at the camera looking like she's taking instructions from the crew. The plot rambles along with some decent twists but the idea wasn't worked on well enough so in the end the film is disappointing.


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