6.7/10
33
4 critic

A Genesis Found (2010)

Featurette
2:08 | Featurette

Watch Now

With Prime Video

WATCH NOW
In 1938, while working an excavation at Moundville Archaeological Park, Civilian Conservation Corp cadet John Patton Jr. found the key to our darkest secret - an anomalous skeleton neither ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

Reviews

Videos

Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Elliot Moon ...
Gardner Patton
Elise Zieman ...
Kelsey West
Luke Weaver ...
Bennett Parker ...
Rob Wilds ...
Dr. Kerry Sims
Steven Burch ...
Dr. Kevin McClean
Tylar R. Kirby ...
Tim Shaw
...
Ben Watson
Philip Barnes ...
Levi Thompson
...
Dr. Jones
Murray Nicholson ...
DeJarnette
Jonathan Bradford ...
Patrick Dobbs
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Dave Crabb ...
Sheriff's Deputy
...
Sherriff's Deputy
Andrew Hall ...
Supervisor Chuck
Edit

Storyline

In 1938, while working an excavation at Moundville Archaeological Park, Civilian Conservation Corp cadet John Patton Jr. found the key to our darkest secret - an anomalous skeleton neither animal nor man. Uncertain of its implications, Patton concealed the secret for decades - until revealing it to the world in a sensational tell-all novel that made him notorious across the globe. Claiming the skeleton was proof of not only the existence of extraterrestrials, but also of their involvement in the genesis of the human race, the novel would ultimately destroy his accomplished anthropology career-and leave him shunned at home. Nearly thirty years later, his grandson Gardner, an anthropology student at the University of Alabama, is forced to come to terms with his grandfather's past, a man he never knew but in whose footsteps he inevitably follows. When his cousin, controversial documentary filmmaker Bart Thompson, arrives at Moundville for a seemingly routine shoot, Gardner is eager to ... Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

In 1938, John Patton Jr. found the key to our darkest secret. It's about to be found again.

Genres:

Adventure | Mystery

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

11 August 2010 (USA)  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$27,200 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The name of character Dr. Kerry Sims is a tribute to late Actor/Novelist William Kerry Sims, who appeared in a number of student films produced by Director Lee Fanning and Producer Benjamin Stark in college. See more »

Connections

Spin-off Super Science Showcase (2017) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?