3.0/10
6,989
163 user 30 critic

The Crow: Wicked Prayer (2005)

Trailer
1:16 | Trailer
On his way to becoming an immortal demon, gangleader Luc Crash (Boreanaz) orchestrates the murder of Jimmy Cuervo (Furlong) and his girlfriend, Lily (Chriqui).

Director:

Writers:

(novel), (comic book series and comic strip The Crow) | 3 more credits »
Reviews

IMDb at Comic-Con 2016

Visit our Comic-Con section to see what's trending, watch celebrity interviews, follow event coverage, browse cosplay photos, take our Fan IQ quizzes, and more.

Browse IMDb's Guide to Comic-Con

1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Crime | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Alex Corvis returns to the world of the living to solve the murder of a young woman that he was wrongly accused of.

Director: Bharat Nalluri
Stars: Kirsten Dunst, Eric Mabius, Fred Ward
Action | Fantasy | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

The spirit of the Crow resurrects another man seeking revenge for the murder of his son.

Director: Tim Pope
Stars: Vincent Perez, Mia Kirshner, Richard Brooks
The Crow: Stairway to Heaven (TV Series 1998)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A deceased street musician returns to life, and must restore the balance between good and evil to be reunited with his dead girlfriend.

Stars: Mark Dacascos, Marc Gomes, Sabine Karsenti
The Crow (1994)
Action | Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A man brutally murdered comes back to life as an undead avenger of his and his fiancée's murder.

Director: Alex Proyas
Stars: Brandon Lee, Michael Wincott, Rochelle Davis
Short | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.2/10 X  

Explores new sides of the Crow myth and introduces brand new characters.

Director: Jeff Lunzaga
Stars: David A. Lockhart, Garth Parr, Kory Vixen
Rapid Fire (1992)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

When student Jake Lo witnesses a killing, he finds himself caught between two feuding drug lords. Betrayed and set up by the federal agents protecting him, the only one he can trust is Ryan... See full summary »

Director: Dwight H. Little
Stars: Brandon Lee, Powers Boothe, Nick Mancuso
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

A group of strangers visit an ancient Hungarian castle and bring along a werewolf.

Director: Neal Sundstrom
Stars: Phil Davis, Victoria Catlin, Elizabeth Shé
Boogeyman 3 (Video 2008)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

When a college student witnesses the alleged suicide of her roommate, it sets into motion a series of horrific events that cause her to fear the supernatural entity. As she tries to ... See full summary »

Director: Gary Jones
Stars: Erin Cahill, Charles Hittinger, Mimi Michaels
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

The Candyman arrives in New Orleans and sets his sights on a young woman whose family was ruined by the immortal killer years before.

Director: Bill Condon
Stars: Tony Todd, Kelly Rowan, William O'Leary
The Howling: Reborn (Video 2011)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

A teenage outcast discovers he is a werewolf, and must battle a pack of the brutal creatures when they threaten him and his new girlfriend.

Director: Joe Nimziki
Stars: Landon Liboiron, Lindsey Shaw, Ivana Milicevic
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  

A successful author moves to a new town after suffering a mental breakdown and is tormented by demons and werewolves.

Director: John Hough
Stars: Romy Windsor, Michael T. Weiss, Antony Hamilton
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

A group of bikers, heading to a race, become stranded in the desert and find themselves fighting off a family of inbred cannibals who live off the land.

Director: Wes Craven
Stars: Robert Houston, David Nichols, Virginia Vincent
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
War
...
Famine
...
...
...
The Priest
...
...
...
...
Tanner (as Dave L. Ortiz)
...
Cortez
...
Bartender (as Dave Lea)
Richard Cumba ...
Moses
Kristina Santoro ...
Pregnant Bride
Kelsey Daniels ...
Waitress #1 (as Kelsy Landry)
Edit

Storyline

Jimmy Cuervo is a down-on-his-luck ex-con living in a polluted mining town on a reservation that would run him out of town if not for the remainder of his probation. With his time nearly finished, he plans to start a new life with his girlfriend Lily , and leave the town for good. But Luc Crash and Lola Byrne head up a local gang of local Satanists who murder Jimmy and Lily in a brutally ritualistic slaying that they hope will conjure the rebirth of the Antichrist. When the legend of the Crow returns Jimmy from the dead, Jimmy heads out on a one-man path of vengeance that will lead him to El Nino, the leader of the gang that Luc and Lola are in. Written by Todd Baldridge

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

gang | ritual | murder | the crow | crow | See All (288) »

Taglines:

Passion..Revenge...Eternity. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence and language throughout, some sexual and drug content | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

14 September 2005 (Philippines)  »

Also Known As:

The Crow 4  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Filmed in 2003. See more »

Goofs

When Lilly and Jimmy are behind trailer talking and kissing, the positions of their arms change several times between shots. See more »

Quotes

Tanner: There isn't much people on either side of the road can agree on. Except that nobody likes you, Jimmy Cuervo.
Jimmy Cuervo: Goddamn, I guess I'll fire my publicist.
See more »

Connections

References Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999) See more »

Soundtracks

Perfect Blue Eyes
Music by Jamie Christopherson
Lyrics by Jamie Christopherson
Performed by The Gunslingers
Featuring Lance Mungia
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
What possessed him?!
17 October 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I adore the Crow franchise... I love all the movies and even the T.V show on occasion.

But lets face it, Wicked Prayer was the worst movie to date. The original was fantastic, as they always are, the second (City of Angels) was passable, but Vincent Perez was great as the Crow. Salvation, my second favourite, made use of some amazing young talent... But Wicked Prayer?! No. David Boreanez is a great actor, I think he did an amazing job as Angel in Buffy and Angel, Tara Reid is great in all her other movies... But so miscast in this it's untrue... The new crow, not too bad, but far too underplayed! Where's the angst? The special effects were lousy to say the least and it seemed the director was too interested I'm piling up the body count than making a genuine love/revenge story that the entire crow fiction centres upon.

I honestly have to steer people away, as only the true die-hard fans would want to see it, for the sake of saying they have seen it. Every one else would be put off the movies for good!


17 of 26 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
I LOVE THIS MOVIE. ChugandLeave
Yet They Decide To Make ANOTHER Crow!!! Hunniepunk
Funniest Review ever. Grayfox176
They really ruined this franchise. Absolutely horrid. lou_zer1
ABSOLUTELY AWFUL... BLEAH... ivanoc74
70% chances you won't want to see another 'Crow' movie again . . . kdy_9
Discuss The Crow: Wicked Prayer (2005) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?