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The Lamp (2011)

TV-PG | | Drama, Family | 1 August 2011 (USA)
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A couple's marriage has fallen apart after the death of their son, until a mysterious stranger presents them with a magical lamp and three wishes to put things right. However, they must choose very carefully what they ask for.

Director:

Tracy Trost

Writers:

Jeffrey Huston (additional scripting), Jim Stovall (novel) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Roger Nix Roger Nix ... Minister
Jason London ... Stanley Walters
Meredith Salenger ... Lisa Walters
Sarah Brown ... Deb
Chuck Browne Chuck Browne ... Deb's Husband
Muse Watson ... Sam
Greyson Moore ... Eddy Walters
Cooper the Dog Cooper the Dog ... Himself
Cameron Ten Napel ... Josh
Georgia Cole Georgia Cole ... Alex
Derek Jackson Derek Jackson ... Tigers' Coach
L. Scott Caldwell ... Miss Esther
Katie Burgess ... Rachel
Reed Williams ... Austin
Darrell Alan Cole Darrell Alan Cole ... Cody
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Suffering from the loss of his only child, Stanley has secluded himself to a dark and lonely place. Sullen and without hope, he continues to hide from and neglect those he loves despite their attempts to reach out to him. In what seems to be the final days of their already strained marriage, his wife Lisa is presented with a strange gift; an old oil lamp from a far off land. Along with the lamp comes a mysterious messenger and and a question that causes them to search the depths of their hearts for what's truly important in life... If you could have anything you wanted, what would YOU ask for? Written by Joe Jestus

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Taglines:

Just Believe...

Genres:

Drama | Family

Certificate:

TV-PG
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 August 2011 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Deseos cumplidos See more »

Filming Locations:

Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA

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Budget:

$1,000,000 (estimated)
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Trost Moving Pictures See more »
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Color
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Very good FAMILY movie
19 December 2014 | by scottiejarrett7See all my reviews

Right you are, Golidog (review). I think "The Lamp" has been seriously underrated so far. I selected the film (On Demand) because Meredith Salenger was in the cast. As a teen, she was so enjoyable in "The Journey of Natty Gann." Here Cameron Ten Napel (Josh) is an equally marvelous child actor, with a range of believable emotions and a totally irresistible smile. I just kept thinking, "She is sooo cute!" Jason London, Louis Gossett Jr., and Muse Watson round out the excellent cast. "The Lamp" does exactly what it is supposed to do. How wonderful to find a family movie - with no curse words or sex scenes - just a sweet message that reaffirms the power of faith and love. I really like this film.


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