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Sound of My Voice (2011)

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Two documentary filmmakers attempt to penetrate a cult who worships a woman who claims to be from the future.


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Two documentary filmmakers attempt to penetrate a cult who worships a woman who claims to be from the future.

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Rated R for language including some sexual references, and brief drug use | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

3 August 2012 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

A Seita Misteriosa  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$36,134 (USA) (27 April 2012)


$405,614 (USA) (22 June 2012)

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1.85 : 1
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The first in an intended trilogy of films following Maggie and her cult. Though well-received, Brit Marling and Zal Batmanglij have said they do not know if the subsequent films will ever be produced. See more »


When driving after the first visit with Maggie, the speedometer stays at zero the whole time. See more »


Peter Aitken: Somewhere in the valley, there is a woman living in a basement. She's actually amassing followers. these people believe that she will actually lead them to salvation, or whatever. And yes, she's dangerous - but we have to see this thing through. All the way.
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Followed by The East (2013) See more »


Words and Music by Noel Hogan, Dolores Mary O'Riordan
Copyright by Universal
Songs of Polygram Int., Inc.
On behalf of itself and Island Music Ltd. (BMI)
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Fabulously Immerses You
2 February 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I loved this film. Must be watched without distraction, to allow yourself to be immersed in the mood and flow of the piece, to feel at times like a person investigating a cult, at times like a person with doubts, at times like a person embracing it, while at times as a person ... in bewilderment ... and wonder. Emotions that draw you in, just as they draw in the cult members.

Needless to say this is not a special effects film, despite the "science-fiction" question it raises. It is all about the people.

All those involved in writing, producing, financing, directing, and acting in this film, deserve an incredible amount of credit.

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