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The Endless (2017)

Not Rated | | Drama, Fantasy, Horror | 6 April 2018 (USA)
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As kids, they escaped an UFO death cult. Now, two adult brothers seek answers after an old videotape surfaces and brings them back to where they began.

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Justin Benson
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Aaron Moorhead ... Aaron
Justin Benson ... Justin
Callie Hernandez ... Anna
Tate Ellington ... Hal
Shane Brady ... Shane
Lew Temple ... Tim
Kira Powell ... Lizzy
David Lawson Jr. ... Dave (as David Lawson)
James Jordan ... 'Shitty' Carl
Emily Montague ... Jennifer Danube
Peter Cilella ... Mike Danube
Vinny Curran ... Chris Daniels
Ric Sarabia ... Early 1900's Man
Catherine Lawson Catherine Lawson ... Exit Counselor
Josh Higgins Josh Higgins ... Beer Distro Ted
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Storyline

This mind-bending thriller follows two brothers who receive a cryptic video message inspiring them to revisit the UFO death cult they escaped a decade earlier. Hoping to find the closure that they couldn't as young men, they're forced to reconsider the cult's beliefs when confronted with unexplainable phenomena surrounding the camp. As the members prepare for the coming of a mysterious event, the brothers race to unravel the seemingly impossible truth before their lives become permanently entangled with the cult. Written by texasboyy

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Time is a prison.


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Before Benson and Moorhead directed The Endless and Spring (2014), they broke onto the indie scene with their micro-horror Resolution (2012), which also had its world premiere at Tribeca, back in 2012. Some of the characters from Resolution appear in this film. See more »

Goofs

After Justin makes his dive into the lake and they are rowing furiously away from the location, the camera pans up to an aerial shot to show what is perhaps a silhouette of the monster/alien's image. For a second, you can see the shadow of an airplane, presumably the plane filming this shot. See more »

Quotes

Aaron: You're a Cult Leader!
Cult Member: You have to leave.
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Connections

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A gem of a sci fi thriller
19 October 2019 | by knhuSee all my reviews

What a great little gem! I've watched this film three times - something I very rarely do. What I value the most about this film is the story line. The story is tight, and simple, and clever, which is a lot more than what I can say about many mainstream sci fi blockbusters. They probably deserve even better rating, given the limited budget they had to work with, in order to get this result. Good work!


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 April 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$9,083, 8 April 2018

Gross USA:

$272,020

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$956,425
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2.35 : 1
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