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Revelations 

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Just before the start of the Apocalypse, a physicist and a nun race against the clock to see if the end of the world can be averted.

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David Seltzer
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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 5 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Bill Pullman ...  Dr. Richard Massey 6 episodes, 2005
Natascha McElhone ...  Sister Josepha Montafiore 6 episodes, 2005
Michael Massee ...  Isaiah Haden 6 episodes, 2005
Mark Rendall ...  Henry 'Hawk' Webber 6 episodes, 2005
Chelsey Coyle ...  Olivia 'Livvie' Beaudrey 6 episodes, 2005
Brittney Coyle ...  Olivia 'Livvie' Beaudrey 6 episodes, 2005
John Rhys-Davies ...  Professor Lampley 6 episodes, 2005
Orla Brady ...  Nora Webber 6 episodes, 2005
Alexa Nikolas ...  Lucy Massey 6 episodes, 2005
Tobin Bell ...  Nathan Volk 5 episodes, 2005
Martin Starr ...  Mark Rubio 5 episodes, 2005
Fred Durst ...  Ogden 5 episodes, 2005
Caryn Green ...  Tulia 5 episodes, 2005
Fionnula Flanagan ...  Mother Francine 4 episodes, 2005
Jesper Christensen ...  Torvald Eklind 4 episodes, 2005
Paul Venables Paul Venables ...  Tom Webber 4 episodes, 2005
Jonathan Whittaker ...  Nelson Boyd 4 episodes, 2005
Winter Ave Zoli ...  Anna-Theresa 4 episodes, 2005
Clémence Poésy ...  E.C. 3 episodes, 2005
Christopher Biggins ...  Cardinal Laveigh 3 episodes, 2005
Werner Daehn ...  Asteroth 3 episodes, 2005
Scott Williams Scott Williams ...  Prison Guard / ... 3 episodes, 2005
Patrick Bauchau ...  Dr. Daniel Goran 2 episodes, 2005
Davenia McFadden Davenia McFadden ...  Sister Delise 2 episodes, 2005
Joel Polis ...  Hospital Administrator 2 episodes, 2005
James Bigwood ...  Prison Chaplain 2 episodes, 2005
Anne Katrine Bay Ejlersen Anne Katrine Bay Ejlersen ...  Super Model #1 2 episodes, 2005
Karen Sofie Bay Ejlersen Karen Sofie Bay Ejlersen ...  Super Model #2 2 episodes, 2005
Jeff Smith Jeff Smith ...  Gate Guard / ... 2 episodes, 2005
Robert Polo Robert Polo ...  Court TV Reporter / ... 2 episodes, 2005
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Set just before the start of the Armageddon, the series follows two central characters, a physicist and a nun in a race against time to see if the end of the world can be averted. Bill Pullman plays the role of Dr. Richard Massey, a Harvard physics professor and father mourning the death of his daughter, who was murdered by an evil satanist with seemingly supernatural abilities. Natascha McElhone stars as a nun who appeals to Massey to help her investigate whether the apocalyptic prophecy from the Book of Revelations is starting to come true. Written by anon

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A freeze frame of the articles that Dr. Massey looks up about Sister Josepha online reveal the following things about her: 1.) Her younger sister's name was Denise. 2.) They were abandoned as infants, 3.) She and her sister grew up at an orphanage in New South Wales, called "The Lord's House". 4.) Sister Josepha got her Bachelor's Degree at Kings Theological Seminary in Ottawa, Ontario, and graduated with valedictory honors, 5.) She went on to attend the Oxford School of Advanced Religions Studies at Oxford College, 6.) Her sister Denise joined the following of a self-proclaimed messiah, and committed suicide along with the rest of the cult. See more »

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Protagonists rely on full moon setting at midnight on the Sea of Galilee to determine location of birth of the anti-Christ. Full moons are always at zenith - directly overhead - at midnight local time. Only half-moons (waxing half moons at that) set at midnight local time. See more »

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Cardinal La Veigh: If it weren't for Torvald Ecklind shielding you, you'd be excommunicated.
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Cardinal La Veigh: Do you have anything to say?
Sister Josepha Montefiore: May God grant him a long life. And you as well. So that you shall have to deal with *me* till the end of *your* days.
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Viewers might just want to see this show to be entertained!
13 April 2005 | by blueryanSee all my reviews

Revelations could just be the show that viewers will watch to escape from their everyday lives. I don't believe that we should over intellectualize movies, mini-series, or television programming. I like both main actors and I believe like most suspenseful/thriller shows that it will hook its audience but will need a strong conclusion. I am generally hooked by the strong opening but also easily disappointed by lame endings. Revelations needs to prove that it can answer the questions it asks in a creative manner. There has been plenty of movies about the end of the world and of mankind as we know it, but nothing new ever seems to be brought forth. I love shows like Revelations and I seek them out, I love that "genre". I love to be terrified and the idea of the end of our civilization mixed-in with religion is thoroughly entertaining and fascinating. I will be watching and I hope not to be disappointed!


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Official Sites:

NBC [United States]

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 April 2005 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Matera, Basilicata, Italy See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(6 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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