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Wishcraft (2002)

A high school student named Brett Bumpers receives a mysterious package one day. He does not know who gave it to him, but after a while he finds out that the totem within the package can ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael Weston ... Brett Bumpers
Alexandra Holden ... Samantha Warren
Huntley Ritter ... Cody
Austin Pendleton ... Mr. Turner
A.J. Buckley ... Howie
Meat Loaf ... Detective Sparky Shaw (as Michael Aday)
Gregory Cooke Gregory Cooke ... Detective Jeff Bauer
Sam McMurray ... Dad Bumpers
Allyce Beasley ... Mom Bumpers
Scott Caudill Scott Caudill ... Blaine
Charlie Talbert ... Jimbo
Alexandra Breckenridge ... Kristie (as Alex Breckenridge)
Sara Downing ... Desiree
Evan Jones ... Eddie
Zelda Rubinstein ... Medical Examiner
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Storyline

A high school student named Brett Bumpers receives a mysterious package one day. He does not know who gave it to him, but after a while he finds out that the totem within the package can give him 3 wishes. When the most beautiful girl in school, Samantha, invites him to dance on the next day, he knows for sure that his first wish has come true. He uses the second one to make Samantha fall in love with him, but when someone starts killing students in the school, he realizes that it has something to do with the totem. Now it's his responsibility to save their lives. Written by rsilberman

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School's out - forever. See more »

Genres:

Horror

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Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 September 2002 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Brujería See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)
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Gold Circle Films See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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A brilliant blend of different genre's, with the end result being a superb horror/teen slasher flick!
8 December 2002 | by Da reel MikestarSee all my reviews

This film has to be one of the best teen horror films I have ever seen! It impeccably combines different genres, such as horror and thriller, into one movie, and the result should be uneven, but due to the excellent execution, it is not!

What starts off as a stereotypical teen-angst story of a nerd being in love with the prom queen quickly and furiously mutates into a horror film about a boy with three wishes, and how he chooses to use that power.

The ending is great, and truly a surprise. What is the biggest surprise is the fact that no one saw it coming - when you think the film is headed in one direction, it is actually going in another! A great horror movie, well worth seeing!


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