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The Power of Few (2013)

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Religious conspiracy collides with urban crime in a story told from multiple perspectives.

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Fisher Ashworth ...
Cory's Baby Brother
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Cory (as Devin Gearhart)
Tione Johnson ...
Few
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Luka
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Larry King
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Mala
Stephen C. Lewis ...
Eddie
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Shamu
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Spies, cops, holy fools and well-armed children cross paths on a day of danger, mystery and possible transformation. 'The Power of Few' unfolds over twenty minutes on one New Orleans afternoon, experienced through the lives of five unusual characters who unknowingly are connected to an extraordinary smuggling operation as religious conspiracy collides with urban crime. Written by Anonymous

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A movie told from six different points of view...including yours. See more »


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Rated R for violence, language and brief drug use | See all certifications »

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$4,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$9,350, 22 February 2013, Limited Release

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$30,444, 24 March 2013
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[first lines]
Cory: Sssssh, It's okay. It's okay. I'll take care of it, okay? I'll take care of it.
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Thinking Big
Written by Adam Whaley
Performed by That Girl Laura (Laura Hage)
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"Please Brother, cause no more pain."
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This is a twist on the multiple interlocking stories that you've seen many, many times before, but this time it IS different. The first hour is pretty traditional, with only the vaguest hint of what is to come. I stayed with it because of the quality of the actors – Christopher Walken, Christian Slater, Anthony Anderson, Navid Negahban (Abu Nazir on "Homeland"), Moon Bloodgood (Anne on "Falling Skies"), Jordan Prentice ("In Bruges"), Derek Richardson (Nolan in "Anger Management"), etc. Normally you can't get such a good ensemble with an ordinary fare.

Writer-Director-Producer Leone Marucci uses some good visual techniques although he is a little heavy handed on the musical score, and sometimes just too shocking in some of the physical scenes. At times it has a film school look, but the marvelous detailing in the interlocking elements, slowly and surely revealed as the film goes along, compensates for the lesser moments.

This is a film you may find disappointing at first, but stay with it right up until the end. It will cause no more pain.


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