5.3/10
8,029
181 user 13 critic

The Man from Earth: Holocene (2017)

Trailer
1:31 | Trailer
A 14,000-year-old college professor notices that he has finally started showing signs of aging. Meanwhile, four of his students get suspicious of him and start investigating his past.

Director:

Richard Schenkman

Writers:

Jerome Bixby (based upon "The Man from Earth"), Richard Schenkman (story by) | 3 more credits »
Reviews
3 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
David Lee Smith ... John
Doug Haley ... First Student
Davi Santos ... Second Student
Vanessa Williams ... Carolyn
Akemi Look ... Isabel
Brittany Curran ... Tara
Matt Weaver Matt Weaver ... MMA Instructor
Carlos Knight ... Liko
Sterling Knight ... Philip
Ellen Crawford ... Edith (archive footage)
Annika Peterson ... Sandy (archive footage)
John Billingsley ... Harry
Michael Dorn ... Dr. Gil Parker
William Katt ... Dr. Art Jenkins
Shannon Welles Shannon Welles ... Violet
Edit

Storyline

14,000 year-old "Man from Earth" John Oldman is now comfortably hiding in plain sight as a college professor in Northern California. But his existence comes crashing down when four students discover his deepest secret, putting his life in grave danger and potentially shaking mankind to its very soul. Written by Richard Schenkman

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Fantasy | Sci-Fi

Certificate:

See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The film was released on file sharing sites by the director Richard Schenkman, who stated, "In order to make sure that every single person in the world who wants to see the movie has access to stream or download it, we are uploading it ourselves to the filesharing community." See more »

Goofs

Several moments with dialogue not matching mouth movements at the beginning or end of a shot. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
First Student: Prehistoric chicks are kind of hot.
See more »

Crazy Credits

After the first credits with cave drawings, there is an additional scene that involves Arthur Jenkins and the authorities. See more »

Connections

Follows The Man from Earth (2007) See more »

Soundtracks

Who Knows
Written by Jon Cooper
Publishing: One Two Many Songs Ltd
Performed by Turtle
Courtesy of Beatnik Creative
See more »

User Reviews

 
I've shouldn't have watched it
30 January 2018 | by info-15295See all my reviews

IMHO first movie was everything: Interesting, clever, intriguing, intelligent, captivating, just continue with superlatives... Heck, I registered here just to be able to rate it, and I've praised it to my friends. Most of them liked it as well. I was thrilled when I've heard about this sequel and I was eager to watch it. Now I would like to un-watch it, because it was completely unnecessary, it actually destroyed mystique of first movie.


43 of 46 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 181 user reviews »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Official site | Official Site

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 January 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Man from Earth: Holocene See more »

Edit

Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,100, 15 October 2017

Gross USA:

$5,472

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$5,472
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See full technical specs »

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed