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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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Credited cast:
Gary Bauer ...
Himself - American Values (archive footage)
Chip Berlet ...
Himself - Political Research Associates
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Himself (archive footage)
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Himself (archive footage)
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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not as interesting as one would think...
12 June 2012 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Honestly this documentary was not very interesting and the choice of topic's chosen by the film makers were also quite biased.

I mean it was still fun to watch a bunch of pretty simple minded people try and explain magic but this was quickly over shadowed by the fact that there was not much substance to this documentary.. There was no reel point to this film, apart from putting these evangelists in the lime light..

The views of the actual experts were few and far between, and even then you could tell that the film makers methodically chose what to include or exclude..

I just find it funny how fanatical Christian's believe that they are right and not the other religious fanatics. Do religious people not understand irony??

Anyway this documentary was pretty bland but if you want a couple chuckles at the expense of some dumb dumb's give it a quick watch. But be warned it's not very entertaining nor interesting.


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