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The Calling -- A woman is used as a pawn to bring to fruition the rule of the Antichrist.

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Writers (WGA):
John Rice (written by) &
Rudy Gaines (written by)
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Release Date:
21 December 2000 (Germany) See more »
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Tagline:
Das Böse ist tot. Am 3. Tag wird es wieder auferstehen. (Evil is dead. On 3rd day it shall rise again.)
Plot:
A woman is used as a pawn to bring to fruition the rule of the Antichrist. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
User Reviews:
Not all that bad. See more (29 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Laura Harris ... Kristie St. Clair

Richard Lintern ... Marc St. Clair

Francis Magee ... Carmac

Alex Roe ... Dylan St. Clair (as Alex Roe-Brown)

Alice Krige ... Elizabeth Plummer

John Standing ... Jack Plummer
Peter Waddington ... Father Mullin

Nick Brimble ... Police Inspector Oliver Morton

Rachel Shelley ... Shelly Woodcock
Camilla Power ... Lynette Peterson
Deborah Baxter ... Receptionist
Jack McKenzie ... Norman (as Jack MacKenzie)

Christine Moore ... Little Girl's Mother
Danielle Green ... Little Girl
Roger Brierley ... Reverend
Detlef Bothe ... Scouser
Anthony Carrick ... Thomas Biden (as Antony Carrick)
Liam Hess ... Sammy Plummer
Laura Cox ... Red Haired Woman
Imogen Bain ... Bargirl
Louise Rolfe ... Girl in Bar
Steven Osborne ... Irishman
Lisa Martin ... Girl on Playground
Alisa Bosschaert ... Girl's Mother

Julian Sims ... Doctor
Veronica Roberts ... Nurse

Cordelia Bugeja ... Young Nurse
John Key ... Midget

Heidi Monsen ... Stewardess
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
James Payne ... Taxi Driver in Hamilton Place (uncredited)
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Directed by
Richard Caesar 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
John Rice (written by) &
Rudy Gaines (written by)

Produced by
Andy Birmingham .... line producer
Matthias Deyle .... executive producer
Bernd Eichinger .... producer
Rudy Gaines .... executive producer
Yvo Junkers .... executive producer
Robert Kulzer .... executive producer
Martin Moszkowicz .... producer
Norbert Preuss .... producer
John Rice .... executive producer
Elizabeth Wang-Lee .... associate producer
 
Original Music by
Christopher Franke 
Dean Landon 
Edgar Rothermich 
 
Cinematography by
Joachim Berc 
 
Film Editing by
Alexander Berner 
 
Casting by
Beth Charkham 
 
Production Design by
Bernd Lepel 
 
Art Direction by
Simon Bowles 
 
Set Decoration by
Sonja Klaus 
 
Costume Design by
Pam Downe 
 
Makeup Department
Faye De Bremaeker .... assistant makeup artist
Neill Gorton .... special makeup effects supervisor
Marilyn MacDonald .... makeup designer
Ian Morse .... special makeup effects artist
 
Production Management
Philip Evenkamp .... production manager
Michael Murray .... unit production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Toby Hosking .... second assistant director
Jeremy Kincaid-Smith .... first assistant director
Kevin Westley .... first assistant director
Oliver Zenglein .... second unit director
 
Art Department
Sally Black .... assistant art director
Lisa Deuxberry .... art department assistant
John Greaves .... storyboard artist
 
Sound Department
Rudi Buckle .... sound recordist
Friedrich M. Dosch .... supervising sound editor
Lisa Geffcken-Reinhard .... foley editor
Magda Habernickel .... sound editor
Christian Joyce .... boom operator
Pierre Peters-Arnolds .... dubbing director
Max Rammler-Rogall .... sound mixer
Philipp Sellier .... foley recordist
Christoph von Schönburg .... sound effects editor
Antonio Torres .... assistant dialogue editor (uncredited)
 
Special Effects by
Doug McCarthy .... special effects senior technician
Jody Taylor .... special effects senior technician
Chris Watson .... special effects technician
Simon Wilson .... animatronics
 
Visual Effects by
Florian Martin .... digital compositor
Jürgen Schopper .... visual effects supervisor
Klaus Wuchta .... digital compositor
Christian Zeh .... digital compositor
Christopher Dusendschon .... optical compositor: THDX (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Andy Barrett .... stunt double
Robert Corke .... stunt double
Kelly Dent .... stunts
Sy Hollands .... stunts (as Sy Holland)
Glenn Marks .... stunt coordinator
Lindsay Patterson .... stunt double
Tony Van Silva .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Paul Duffy .... electrician
Rawdon Hayne .... focus puller: re-shoot
Tobias Klauke .... camera trainee
Robert Patzelt .... assistant camera
Marco Zwitter .... gaffer
 
Casting Department
Deborah Maxwell Dion .... casting associate: Los Angeles
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Tim Aslam .... assistant costume designer
Georgina Gunner .... wardrobe assistant
 
Music Department
Jonathan Platt .... music supervisor
Edgar Rothermich .... composer: additional music
Edgar Rothermich .... music producer
Edgar Rothermich .... music recordist
 
Other crew
Diana Dill .... script supervisor
Toby Eliot .... assistant location manager
Derek Harrington .... location manager
Marsha Metz .... business and legal affairs
Philip Morris .... location scout
Simon Wilson .... animal trainer
Oliver Zenglein .... assistant to director
 

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89 min
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Goofs:
Boom mic visible: When Kristie St. Clair carries her son into the church the mike moves along the top of the screen.See more »
Quotes:
[last lines, Kristie escapes the hospital and Antichrists from Father Mullin]
Kristie St. Clair:[darkly] It's a new time, Greg Mullin.
[Father Mullin rips off his collar tab and tosses it out the window]
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Movie Connections:
References The Omen (1976)See more »

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12 out of 19 people found the following review useful.
Not all that bad., 29 July 2002
Author: helge_iversen from Bergen, Norway

Let there be no mistake: The Calling is not a very good movie. But then again, how many really good movies are there in this genre? Off hand I can only think of a few...The Omen, The Exorcist (the best of them all), The Shining, Poltergeist, The Blair Witch Project and The Changeling amongst a few others perhaps (I also liked The Ninth Gate). I can think of a lot more titles that REALLY stinks, and this is my favorite genre! As for The Calling I think it is an OK movie for the genre, and well worth seeing for those who enjoy this type of movie. It is nowhere near as good as any of the above, but it's still not all that bad. And even though we've all "seen this story before" I find the ending quite original. Helge Iversen

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