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White Noise 2: The Light (2007)

PG-13 | | Drama, Horror, Thriller | 5 January 2007 (UK)
Following the loss of his family, a man attempts suicide only to discover upon waking that he can identify people who are about to die

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Marty Bloom
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Rebecca Dale
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Julia Caine
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Dr. Karras
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Danny Dale (as Josh Ballard)
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The family man Abe Dale is having lunch with his wife and son in a restaurant, when a man kills them in front of Abe and shoots himself in the mouth. A couple of days later, the grieving Abe misses his family and commits suicide ingesting many pills at home, but is rescued by his friend Marty Bloom and saved by the doctors. His Near Death Experience makes him see white light in some people and to hear Electronic Voice Phenomena, i.e., manifestations of voices of ghosts or spirits through static on electronic devices. Soon he discovers that the white light means that the person is going to die, and Abe saves three lives including his nurse Sherry Clarke. While watching a video recorded by his son, Abe finds that the killer had saved the lives of his wife and son three days before the murder. He investigates the incident and finds that when you save, you must kill; otherwise many innocents will die three days later. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Sometimes they don't come back alone.

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Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and terror, some disturbing images, thematic material and language | See all certifications »

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£698,461 (UK) (5 January 2007)

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£1,288,726 (UK) (12 January 2007)
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Shipped to cinemas in the UK as "Brooks Noise". See more »

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Biblical Greek is called "koine" Greek. It was the language of the marketplace throughout the Greco-Roman world. Depending on the case of the noun (assumed by adjectives as well), the words for "third day" are "trite hemera". "Mera" is a total corruption. See more »

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Henry Caine: [repeated Line] And on the third day... Christ rose again... but what about the devil?
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Spooky!
14 January 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Definitely don't let the lacklustre effort of the first White Noise film put you off seeing this creepy sequel.

Although the ties to static 'noise' from electrical appliances are stretched somewhat thinly (was this film written as a stand-alone then tied to 'White Noise' later???), this is a nice little horror film with loads of atmosphere and great performances.

Nathan Fillion (Sliver, Serenity) has a good 95% of the screen time and does a great job as a man whose family has been murdered in front of him. There are ghosts a-plenty and some nice 'can't mess with the future' themes - if you like the Final Destination movies, you're gunna love this.

Don't wait for DVD... this film is worth forking out to see at the cinema.


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