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Revelation (2001)

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Dating back to the time of Jesus Christ, an ancient relic known as the Loculus has been fought over by the forces of light and darkness down the centuries. Created in 50 AD, the wood panels... See full summary »

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David Urban ...
Child with Loculus
Uri Roodner ...
Jewish Alchemist
Coryse Borg ...
Jewish Alchemist's Daughter
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Mob Priest
Anna Beck ...
Jewish Alchemist's Wife
Heathcote Williams ...
New Age Man
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Lord Magnus Martel
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Tour Guide at Rennes le Chateau (as Ben Feitelson)
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Jake Martel
Alan Talbot ...
Limo Driver
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Harriet Martel
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Backpacker in Malta
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Dating back to the time of Jesus Christ, an ancient relic known as the Loculus has been fought over by the forces of light and darkness down the centuries. Created in 50 AD, the wood panels of the Loculus are emblazoned with two images: the Ankh symbol - a looped crucifix - and the Caduceus - a rod entwined with two serpents. On its perilous journey through history, the Loculus was further adorned with more arcane mystical imagery including pentagrams, hexagrams, a crucified serpent, the naked human form divine and a hermaphrodite. And many have tried to unlock the secret of the sacred artefact - a secret only a chosen few know contains profound and overwhelming ramifications for mankind. In 1299 a Jewish alchemist's attempts to unravel the enigma ended in disaster. And in 1710 Sir Isaac Newton, discoverer of the laws of gravity and a foremost member of the Masonic Order of the Knights Templar, also strove to answer the riddle. But with the art of science in its infancy, Newton ... Written by ALan Jay

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Rated R for violent images, sexuality and brief language | See all certifications »
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Curé at Rennes-le-Chateau: Curiosity strangled the cat.
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Might have some interest for fans of `The DaVinci Code'
23 December 2003 | by See all my reviews

I'll start by admitting that `Revelation' had me completely fooled. It had so many elements of the mega best seller `The DaVinci Code' that I assumed it was a quick knockoff to capitalize on the popularity of the book. It certainly feels like it was thrown together far too quickly. But since the movie came out well before the book, I'll assume this is an original mess. It is instructive to see how it is possible to take exactly the same elements and arrange them into an enjoyable book, which frankly some people are taking way too seriously, or totally incoherent movie.

Actually there are a lot of decent elements here. In addition to interesting historical background, the acting, dialog, and production values are better than average for this genre.

But in the end all of this is wasted in a confusing and pointless plot. Nothing could recover from a story this bad.


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