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Absolon (2003)

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Det. Norman Scot
Agent Walters
Dr. Claire Whittaker
Det. Ruth Bryant
Neville Edwards ...
Topaz Hasfal-Schou ...
Davis (as Topaz Hasfal)
Lt. Greer
Graham Kartna ...
Young David
Adam Bramble ...
Old David
WJD Tech
Neil Foster ...
Dr. Frederick Reyna
Vanessa Winton ...


In the near future, a virus has infected everyone on the planet, and Absolon is a drug that everyone must take to stay alive. One corporation controls the drug. Murchison is the leader of this firm. A scientist who was researching the virus is found murdered, and Norman Scott is the policeman who investigates the crime. Soon Norman realizes that he's in over his head, as hitmen are gunning for him. Written by Ken Miller <>

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Fight for the cure... Or face extermination! See more »

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

29 September 2005 (Portugal)  »

Also Known As:

El elegido  »

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$8,000,000 (estimated)

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1.85 : 1
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Music from GoldenEye (1995) was featured in the trailer. See more »


When Davis shoots at the police officers, she fires 18 shots, but the Desert Eagle she is holding can only carry 8 to 9 bullets in a magazine. See more »


Claire: You pushed me off a bridge!
Norman Scott: Yeah.
Claire: I would have jumped!
[Scott laughs]
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Referenced in Unikal'noe pozdravlenie (2014) See more »


Absolon Theme
Written & Performed by Howie B.
Published by Sony Music UK
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too bad...
3 November 2005 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

it's too bad the dialogue was so laughable because the subject matter is no "conspiracy theory from Pluto". i'd like to see what the director can do with a bigger budget on the same topic. i think we Need movies like this that tell it like it mostly and astonishingly is. with Christopher Lambert i sometimes have to shake my head to remember that he is classically trained. well, at least he's working. Lou Diamond Philips seldom takes himself too seriously and i liked him in this movie. and Kelly Brook! beautiful woman. Hellboy is a favorite of mine too and it's nice to see him with his real face. i suspect most people wont like this film, but i did. except for the dumb dialogue.

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