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Frequencies (2013)

OXV: The Manual (original title)
Not Rated | | Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi | 23 May 2014 (USA)
In an alternate reality, children learn how lucky they will be (their "frequency"), knowledge which shapes their destiny. The unluckiest boy must parse the mysteries of free will in order to pursue his forbidden love of the luckiest girl.

Director:

Darren Paul Fisher
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Daniel Fraser ... Zak
Eleanor Wyld Eleanor Wyld ... Marie
Owen Pugh Owen Pugh ... Theo
Dylan Llewellyn ... Teen Zak
Georgina Minter-Brown Georgina Minter-Brown ... Teen Marie
Tom England Tom England ... Teen Theo
Charlie Rixon Charlie Rixon ... Child Zak
Lily Laight ... Child Marie
Ethan Turton Ethan Turton ... Child Theo
David Broughton-Davies ... Strauss
Emma Powell Emma Powell ... Miss. Anderson
David Barnaby David Barnaby ... Mr. Fortune
Doris Zajer Doris Zajer ... Mrs. Fortune
Timothy Block Timothy Block ... Bridges
Ria Carroll Ria Carroll ... Nicola Tesla
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In an alternate reality, children learn how lucky they will be (their "frequency"), knowledge which shapes their destiny. The unluckiest boy must parse the mysteries of free will in order to pursue his forbidden love of the luckiest girl.

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Country:

Australia | UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 May 2014 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Frequencies See more »

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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Marie's mother's name is Hedy, which is a nod to Hedy Lamarr who invented an important device associated with frequencies. See more »

Goofs

One of three matches selected by Ministry of Partnership, Helen Malzin, is from Germany. The profile information on the computer screen showed the GDR, the country abbreviation for German Democratic Republic, which is informally known as East Germany.

The proper abbreviation would read as FRG, Federal Republic of Germany. See more »

Quotes

Marie: Sometimes a tick is just a tick.
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Soundtracks

One Stormy Night
Written by Alex Pinder and Ben Hatfield
Performed by Arthur Rigby and The Baskervilles
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This movie is pretty savvy to say the least. It's also one of those cases where it merits more than one viewing to fully understand and appreciate what is going on. While the front is a romantic comedy with a Science Fiction touch, the Sci-Fi part is actually a lot bigger than you may think at first. Or maybe you thought about it or read about it already, but whatever the case, experiencing this movie, is a blast to say the least.

We have more time-lines and more jumps than some people will be able to handle or even want to handle. There's a point where things can seem to be too much. And after a couple of twists you may find yourself going "come on". But if you are like me and those other people who loved this, you'll actually be craving for more ... which is something the director is hinting at towards the end ... visually but also in his commentary!


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