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The Absence of Light (2006)

 -  Action | Drama | Horror  -  4 August 2006 (USA)
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When a scientist discovers the possibility of the meaning of life, two shadowy organizations learn of this and will stop at nothing to steal the scientist's work for themselves. As a result... See full summary »

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The Higher Power
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The Alchemist
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Rebekah Gardner ...
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Mark Cullison ...
Fetish
Keith Kline ...
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Linda Orick ...
Velvet
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When a scientist discovers the possibility of the meaning of life, two shadowy organizations learn of this and will stop at nothing to steal the scientist's work for themselves. As a result, two burned-out assassins named Puritan and Sultan are assigned to protect the scientist and keep his project from falling into the wrong hands. Written by Anonymous

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A true indie film
9 October 2004 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This move looks like it's come a long way from it's infancy. I saw the final cut of it a few days ago. This is the only action film that I've ever seen that had no foul language or nudity. If this is not the first, then it's the first in recent history.

The attention to detail is unsurpassed. Unlike a lot of professional Hollywood films, you cannot find a single spoof in the production. All the costumes are correct from scene to scene, and the weather changes relevant to the time given in the film.

The stunt work is also very good and rather complex for a self funded film. I got to talk to the stunt coordinator at the same convention that the director was at. He explained to me that no one who did any of the stunts ever had any formal training for that, and the fact that his best friend did the stunt driving in his own Camaro.

All in all, this movie is great!


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