Revelations (2005)

TV Mini-Series  |   |  Fantasy, Drama, Mystery
6.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.5/10 from 1,318 users  
Reviews: 38 user | 11 critic

Just before the start of Armageddon, a physicist and a nun race against the clock to see if the end of the world apocalypse can be averted.

Writer:

(creator)
0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

10 Best Back-to-School TV Shows

Dust off your varsity jacket and get excited for fall with our list of the 10 best back-to-school TV shows.

Visit our Family Entertainment Guide

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 45 titles
created 25 May 2012
 
a list of 49 titles
created 12 Aug 2012
 
a list of 42 titles
created 12 Jan 2013
 
a list of 50 titles
created 04 Jun 2014
 
a list of 43 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Revelations" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Revelations (2005– )

Revelations (2005– ) on IMDb 6.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Revelations.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
2005  
Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 4 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Epic tale about two generations of men in a wealthy Finnish family, spanning from the 1960s all the way through the early 1990s. The father has achieved his position as director of the ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Lindholm
Stars: Pirkka-Pekka Petelius, Paavo Kerosuo, Pekka Strang
Never Be Mine (2006)
Short | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Director: Maria Tornberg
Stars: Maria Tornberg, Alexander Skarsgård, Adriano Aragon
Double Shift (2005)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

Jonas has promised to take time off work to take care of his baby daughter so that his fiancé can go back to work. The problem is that his company, a taxi service, needs serious attention ... See full summary »

Director: Maria Essen
Stars: Eric Ericson, Lisa Werlinder, Sanna Bråding
Om Sara (2005)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Because of a mentally ill mother and abusive relationships, Sara's attempts at happiness turn increasingly selfish and desperate, until her image of a happy life shatters completely.

Director: Osmond Karim
Stars: Linda Zilliacus, Alexander Skarsgård, Hugo Emretsson
Revelations II (2015)
Drama

Revelations is on terrorists

Director: Emilio Roso
Stars: Emilio Roso, Eric Roberts, Chi Chi Navarro
Revelation: The End of Days (TV Mini-Series 2014)
History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A combination documentary/first person fictional interpretation loosely based on the rapture/judgment day from the bible.

Stars: David Dantes, Darryl Dougherty, Jon Ambrose
Le mystère (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Director: Jean-Teddy Filippe
Stars: Marcel Miller, Carole Bouquet, Alexandra Lamy
Cuppen (TV Movie 2006)
Crime | Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Directors: Allan Gustafsson, Rolie Nikiwe
Stars: Alexander Skarsgård, Wandile Molebatsi, David Boati
Golden Brown Eyes (TV Mini-Series 2007)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Lennart Johansson grows up with one dream - to lead a Swedish dance band in the spirit of the Swedish legends "Vikingarna". He is a Swedish at heart, however he finds prejudice from all the... See full summary »

Stars: Yankho Kamwendo, Fares Fares, Sheraye Esfandyari
Blanche (2008)
Short | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
Director: Eric Griffon du Bellay
Stars: Clémence Poésy, Romane Bohringer, Thomas Laroppe
Happy End I (1999)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

HAPPY END is a story about Lukas, a self-absorbed young man adrift who meets Marja, an experienced, older woman. Lukas dreams of becoming a rock star. He escapes the city to his father's ... See full summary »

Director: Christina Olofson
Stars: Harriet Andersson, Stefan Norrthon, Robert Jelinek
Revelations (TV Series 1994)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Soap set around a religious family. This series was only shown in 3 ITV regions.

Stars: Emma Roberts, Stephen Mapes, Judy Loe
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Dr. Richard Massey (6 episodes, 2005)
...
 Sister Josepha Montafiore (6 episodes, 2005)
...
 Isaiah Haden (6 episodes, 2005)
...
 Henry 'Hawk' Webber (6 episodes, 2005)
...
 Olivia 'Livvie' Beaudrey (6 episodes, 2005)
...
 Olivia 'Livvie' Beaudrey (6 episodes, 2005)
...
 Professor Lampley (6 episodes, 2005)
...
 Nora Webber (6 episodes, 2005)
...
 Lucy Massey (6 episodes, 2005)
...
 Nathan Volk (5 episodes, 2005)
...
 Mark Rubio (5 episodes, 2005)
...
 Ogden (5 episodes, 2005)
...
 Tulia (5 episodes, 2005)
...
 Mother Francine (4 episodes, 2005)
...
 Torvald Eklind (4 episodes, 2005)
Paul Venables ...
 Tom Webber (4 episodes, 2005)
...
 Nelson Boyd (4 episodes, 2005)
...
 Anna-Theresa (4 episodes, 2005)
...
 E.C. (3 episodes, 2005)
Christopher Biggins ...
 Cardinal Laveigh (3 episodes, 2005)
...
 Asteroth (3 episodes, 2005)
Scott Williams ...
 Prison Guard / ... (3 episodes, 2005)
...
 Dr. Daniel Goran (2 episodes, 2005)
Davenia McFadden ...
 Sister Delise (2 episodes, 2005)
...
 Hospital Administrator (2 episodes, 2005)
James Bigwood ...
 Prison Chaplain (2 episodes, 2005)
Anne Katrine Bay Ejlersen ...
 Super Model #1 (2 episodes, 2005)
Karen Sofie Bay Ejlersen ...
 Super Model #2 (2 episodes, 2005)
Jeff Smith ...
 Gate Guard / ... (2 episodes, 2005)
Robert Polo ...
 Court TV Reporter / ... (2 episodes, 2005)
Edit

Storyline

Set just before the start of Armageddon, the series will follow two central characters, a physicist and a nun, who are racing against the clock to see if the end of the world apocalypse can be averted. Bill Pullman plays Dr. Richard Massey, a Harvard professor whose daughter is murdered by satanists while McElhone stars as a nun who recruits Massey to help investigate whether what's told in the Book of Revelations is starting to come true. Seltzer and Polone with executive produce the project along with Pariah Television's Vivian Cannon and Jessika Borsiczky. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Watch for the signs. Follow the clues. See more »


Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

13 April 2005 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dommedagsmysteriet  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(6 episodes)

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

A freeze frame of the articles that Dr. Massey looks up about Sister Josepha online reveal the following things about her: 1.) Her younger sister's name was Denise 2.) They were abandoned as infants 3.) She and her sister grew up at an orphanage in New South Wales called The Lord's House 4.)Sister Josepha got her bachelor's degree at Kings Theological Seminary in Ottawa, Canada and graduated with valedictory honors 5.) She went on to attend the Oxford School of Advanced Religions Studies at Oxford College 6.) Her sister Denise joined the following of a self-proclaimed messiah and committed suicide along with the rest of the cult. See more »

Goofs

The last book in the New Testament depicting the Apocalypse is called Revelation not Revelations. See more »

Quotes

Richard: Can I ask you something? Why did you become a nun? A young woman, attractive, her whole life ahead of her. Giving up having babies, knowing men, going to parties. Never a temptation? Never a regret?
Sister Josepha Montefiore: Regret, never. But, um, temptation, always. This is the essence of consciousness. Consciousness being awareness of choice, choice between good and evil, which is the essence of temptation.
Richard: Boy, you know how to discourage idle chatter.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

"Revelations" a powerful drama...maybe too good for TV!
14 April 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Having actually seen the first installment, I can say I didn't miss the bloated 40 minutes of "American Idol" commercials mixed with 20 minutes of overwrought "you are safe, you are in the bottom 3" hyperbole in order to rid the field of wannabes of one more person.

Instead, I was mesmerized by the first one-hour installment of an intriguing story about people being brought together to consider a proliferation of unexplainable signs and events that might mark the end of the world.

Unless America is simply brain dead, this extremely well-produced limited series should rack up good numbers in the ratings.

Bill Pullman plays a Harvard professor who has recently seen the murderer of his teen-aged daughter captured and imprisoned. Not giving any credence to this man's claims that he can never be killed and will never bleed, he sees one of the man's fingers sliced off...and the non-bleeding hand is raised defiantly.

A nun who is part of a research foundation is an investigator checking out unexplained phenomena with religious connections. One is the appearance of a shadow on a mountainside. It appears to be the shadow of a cross upon which a man has been nailed. The shadow of the head moves as if the victim were alive. There were neither clouds,nor trees, nor anything else between the sun and the mountain that could have cast that shadow.

Another phenomenon is a girl, declared brain dead, after being struck by lightning. Now in a hospital bed, she speaks Biblical verses in Latin. And on one occasion, she was given a pencil and pad and began auto-writing, drawing a map....which linked, it was revealed, to Bill Pullman's daughter. These miraculous goings-on only happen during storms with lightning and thunder.

As hokey as I make it seem, it was beautifully done; the acting is first-rate. I am eager for part 2.


34 of 57 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
The crazy girl with the platinum blonde and black hair ravendance2020
Wow, what a waste of time jj87
The main reason of Lucy's death? aboutnici
Satanist language? roses_of_ice
Gotta be lots of angry Evangelicals. SteDevote
Another use of a Satanic pentacle? radioactiveand
Discuss Revelations (2005) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?