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Messengers (2004)

 -  Drama | Mystery | Sci-Fi  -  27 June 2004 (USA)
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The death of her estranged father forces a Manhattan doctor back to her small-town roots, where she uncovers a dark secret.

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Dr. Sarah Chapel returns to the small town of Brighton Mills when her father Dr. Robert Chapel unexpectedly dies. His clients and friends miss him, and Sarah discloses that all of them have perfect health; they hear voices when they are sleeping; and they are addicted to the stimulant Tributol. Her further investigation discloses a dark secret about the haunting voices. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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The Robert C. Byrd Green Bank Telescope, where the film's climax takes place, is the largest fully steerable single aperture antenna in the world. See more »

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Sarah tells Nan that she found the newspaper clipping in her father's study. The clipping, however, was actually discovered in a different room of the house. See more »

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[last lines]
David Richards: Imagine that. The world is about to end and the only thing that matters is love.
Sarah Chapel: How human.
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[Thank You] ...and to those little green men, wherever you are. See more »

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References Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978) See more »

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Come a Little Bit Closer
Written by Tommy Boyce, Wes Farrell and Bobby Hart
Produced by Scott Healy and Jimmy Vivino
Vocals and Guitar: Jimmy Vivino
Drums: James Wormworth, Bass: Mike Merritt
Perc: Fred Walcott, Piano and Organ: Scott Healy
Published by Morris Music, Inc. (BMI)
Recorded at Sorcerer Studios, NYC
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Oh, c'mon... This movie is a joke!
31 July 2008 | by (Brazil) – See all my reviews

I can't believe this movie is taken seriously. It's impossible. OK, there are two or three good performances, but... My God! The screenplay is ridiculous and you can clearly see it in the first ten minutes. After these ten minutes things get even worse. The direction is completely lost and inconsistent. The movie keeps disappointing the spectator every time something close to interesting happens in a way that frustrates anyone. The two last scenes - oh, boy! - are surreal and made me laugh out loud.

The only thing I can think about to understand why this movie was produced and released is to take it as a big joke.


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