When the Vatican observatory priest sees the appearance of a comet, the Church is sure that it confirms the eve of the Armageddon. Meanwhile, the USA President's godson Robert Thorn is informed in the maternity in Rome by Father Spiletto that his wife Katherine has just lost her baby and she had troubles with her uterus and would not have another pregnancy. Spiletto suggests Robert that another just born child that lost his mother could be the substituted for his son, and Robert accepts the child and gives the name of Damien. Robert is promoted to ambassador in London after a tragic accident. When Damien's nanny commits suicide in his birthday party, a substitute, Mrs. Baylock, comes to work and live with the family. Along the years, Katherine realizes that Damien is evil, while Robert is contacted by Father Brennan, who tells him that Damien is the son of devil. When the priest dies in a bizarre accident, the photographer Keith Jennings shows evidences to Robert that the boy is the ... Written by
Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
From the eternal sea he rises. Creating armies on either shore. Turning man against his brother. Until man exists no more.
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6 June 2006 (USA)
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Opening Weekend: $239,104
(16 June 2006)
(25 August 2006)
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?
The studio originally wanted the film to receive a PG-13 rating but John Moore
insisted on an R-rating, suggesting people would "smell a cop-out" if a remake of The Omen
(1976) was to receive a family friendly certificate. See more
On the wall in Damiens' room is a child's drawing of the Nina, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria, on the sails of each the red cross pattée, a form of the 'crux immissa quadrata.' It is highly unlikely that the child would not have recognized or sensed the religious import of these crosses given his reaction to the icons at the church. He would have rejected having any interest in duplicating them. See more
[as they pass by a church, Katherine sees Damien is pale
What's wrong, sweetie? It's just a church, that's all.
Is he sick?
[feels Damien's forehead
He's as cold as ice.
During the first credits the "t" turns around creating an inverted crucifix See more
Remake of The Omen
Written by Jerry Goldsmith See more