The Gathering (III) (2003)

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While going to the town of Ashby Wake, the drifter Cassie is hit by a car driven by Marion Kirkman and loses her memory. Marion invites Cassie to stay in her huge old house with her family,... See full summary »


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Dan Blakeley
Simon Kirkman
Marion Kirkman
Luke Fraser
The Bishop
Harry Forrester ...
Jessica Mann ...
Emma Kirkman
Peter McNamara ...
Frederick Michael Argyle
Mark Bagnall ...
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Clare Bloomer ...
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Richard Evans ...
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Roy Evans ...
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Paul Hamilton ...
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While going to the town of Ashby Wake, the drifter Cassie is hit by a car driven by Marion Kirkman and loses her memory. Marion invites Cassie to stay in her huge old house with her family, while recovering from the trauma. Cassie becomes very close to Michael, the young son of Marion's husband Simon Kirkman. He is researching a recently discovered buried church from the First Century, with images of the crucifixion of Jesus and many anonymous persons watching it. Cassie starts having visions and premonitions with some locals, and decides to investigate the weird and nasty mechanic Frederick Michael Argyle. Her findings about who she is and the mystery relative to the locals and the town surprises her. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Release Date:

15 May 2003 (Singapore)  »

Also Known As:

Los testigos  »

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$18,000,000 (estimated)

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Just before Luke Fraser crashes his car on the highway, he looks up and sees a bridge. When we see the crash, there is no bridge in sight. See more »


The Bishop: I've shaken your faith, Professor?
Simon Kirkman: No, I don't have a faith.
The Bishop: Your faith in scientific rationality.
Simon Kirkman: [subdued] Oh.
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Only Wanna See You
Produced by Capital Town Kru
Performed by Johnny Concrete and Silver Fox
Written by I. Hoyt/P. Graham/W. Khioumgi
Published by Copyright Control/Universal Music
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A concept that deserved a better movie.
15 February 2007 | by (U.S.A.) – See all my reviews

This film is a perfect example of a great concept stuck in a very sedated and mediocre film. What could have been a very engaging, thrilling, possibly cult status film, is nothing more than an hour and a half of slow pacing and uninspired events.

Filled with clichés from start to finish, this film just never catches on and becomes far to predictable. Sadly, the ideas conveyed through the film and the overall concept are not done justice by the filmmakers. The film is just not that interesting.

Ricci has seen far better days and, especially with her Indie popularity at this time, I am surprised she took this role. Ricci's almost forced acting gives the idea that she wanted off the set as soon as possible. She has done much better. As for the other actors/actresses, there is nothing remarkable or even worth noting.

Its too bad. This film could have been so much more and its sad that the concept was wasted on this film. Maybe, somewhere down the road, it will come up again in a film, but in a film that is far more engaging and intelligent. I wouldn't mind.

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