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The Darkling (2000)

TV Movie  |   |  Horror  |  14 August 2000 (USA)
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When mechanic Jeff Obold meets the wealthy and mysterious Bruno Rubin, he is exposed for the first time to the finer things in life. But Jeff soon discovers the source of Rubin's power: a ... See full summary »

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Bruno Rubin
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Jeff Obold
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Charlotte Avenel
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Marla Obold
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Casey Obold
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Stutts
Ron Frederickson ...
Clive
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Baron
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Shadow Master
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Francis
Bob Eric Hart ...
Uncle Bob
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Sam
John Perryman ...
Gearhead
Robert Berger ...
Nico Michael
Wendy Hillesheim ...
Entourage Woman
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When mechanic Jeff Obold meets the wealthy and mysterious Bruno Rubin, he is exposed for the first time to the finer things in life. But Jeff soon discovers the source of Rubin's power: a caged creature called a "Darkling," which possesses the power to create incredible wealth for the person who will pledge unending "companionship." Now, as Jeff sinks further and further into the blackness of a soul sold to the devil, he will discover there is a high price to pay for the fulfillment of his dreams. The cast of this USA Network Original Movie includes Oscar-winner F. Murray Abraham (Amadeus, Star Trek: Insurrection) and sultry Nina Siemaszko (Wild Orchid II: Two Shades of Blue). Written by Anonymous

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Worse than usual USA tripe
24 October 2000 | by See all my reviews

I checked this movie out based on a favorable review on this page. It is slow moving and the payoff is a four star dud..The only mystery here is how Oscar® winner F. Murray Abraham got involved with such a lousy script!


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