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The Encounter (2010)

| Drama | 3 May 2011 (USA)
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Five strangers with nothing in common are forced to come together at a remote roadside eatery because of a road closure. They place their orders with the diner's omniscient owner, who seems... See full summary »

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Five strangers with nothing in common are forced to come together at a remote roadside eatery because of a road closure. They place their orders with the diner's omniscient owner, who seems to know everything about them... and claims he is Jesus. Written by Viewer

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O Caminho Para a Eternidade  »

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The clock on the wall in the diner never changes because time "stands still" during the encounter. See more »

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When the characters are driving at the beginning you can see the background outside of the car doesn't move or change, even though they are supposed to be moving. See more »

Quotes

Melissa: The state trooper down the road said you guys were closed.
Jesus: Yeah, he's been trying to keep people away from me for years. It's a personal thing.
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Followed by The Encounter: Paradise Lost (2012) See more »

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God's Message in a movie
22 September 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

So I looked at the New arrivals on Netflix and saw the title. I thought it was maybe a horror movie so I loaded it and waited but what I got was a really really good movie that touched me and made me feel good and wanting to be better. It's a movie that needs to be on TV, Hulu, and anywhere possible. I enjoyed it and I do believe in God and Jesus and not ashamed to say it. I do not go to church weekly but I have him in my heart and my family believes in him.

Many out there will make negative comments about this movie and that is there right but it is also my right to praise the movie and the message it gives to all. Too much hate goes on in the world and this movie reminds you whether you like it or not that there is good if we can find it in ourselves to make it good. I hope you will give it a chance I think you will be surprised if you believe and maybe if you don't you will be touched.


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