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America's 50-million strong Evangelical community is convinced that the world's future is foretold in Biblical prophecy - from the Rapture to the Battle of Armageddon. This astonishing ... See full summary »

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Gary Bauer ...
Himself - American Values (archive footage)
Chip Berlet ...
Himself - Political Research Associates
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Himself (archive footage)
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Robert L. Dean ...
Himself - Pastor, West Houston Bible Chuch (as Dr. Robert L. Dean)
Gary Derickson ...
Himself - Professor of Biblical Studies
Ashley Edwards ...
Herself - Christian
Devonna Edwards ...
Herself - Resident of McAlester, Oklahoma
Kristin Edwards ...
Herself - Christian
Tony Edwards ...
Himself - Devonna's Husband
Phillip Goodman ...
Himself - President, Prophecy Watch Television
Gershom Gorenberg ...
Himself - Author, The End of Days
John Hagee ...
Himself - Founder, christians United for Israel
Walid Halaweh ...
Himself - Restaurant Owner
Yitzhaq Hayutman ...
Himself - Architect
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America's 50-million strong Evangelical community is convinced that the world's future is foretold in Biblical prophecy - from the Rapture to the Battle of Armageddon. This astonishing documentary explores their world - in their homes, at conferences, and on a wide-ranging tour of Israel. By interweaving Christian, Zionist, Jewish and critical perspectives along with telling archival materials, the filmmakers probe the politically powerful - and potentially explosive - alliance between Evangelical Christians and Israel...an alliance that may set the stage for what one prominent Evangelical leader calls "World War III." Written by FRF

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28 January 2009 (USA)  »

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Perimenontas ton Armageddon  »

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$2,579 (USA) (8 January 2010)

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$10,501 (USA) (19 February 2010)
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Fascinating
24 February 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Wow. This gave me the greatest insight to people we walk with everyday. 50 million of them. Of course, no one knows how this life will play out, the end, and all of that, but this view is interesting. Keep an open mind, my friend. I don't agree with anything in this movie and i was born and raised catholic. I can't believe anyone would believe in Christ/God and want to foresee an all out war/destruction. There is a part about Armageddon separating the "good" people from the bad and those not with them will die. Not very Christian- to not forgive. In conclusion, this world has many versions of reality and this is obviously a version of many, not mine though. Movie was boring, but worth it to understand people around you.


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