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Prodigy (2018)

| Drama, Thriller | 2018 (USA)
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A father must protect his estranged son from the outside world when the boy accurately predicts three end-of-world events.

Director:

Nathan Leon

Writer:

Nathan Leon
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Cory Kays ... Erik
Hailey Henry ... Maya
Embry Johnson Embry Johnson ... Caleb
Brian Tyrrell ... Dr. Faron
Daniel Broadhurst Daniel Broadhurst ... Drake
Eric Brazeal Eric Brazeal ... Kaulder
King Amir Allahyar ... Gabriel
Tyler Roy Roberts ... Jericho
Eric Colley ... Tom
Adam Elliott Davis Adam Elliott Davis ... John
Adrianne White ... Emily
Jeffrey Arrington ... Paul
Bob Bridges Jr. Bob Bridges Jr. ... Agent Renner
Juliette Potter Juliette Potter ... Ellie
Samantha Michele Buchanan ... News Reporter 2
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Storyline

Set in the not too distant future, Erik Black is a broken soul due to the loss of his wife Emily. Disillusioned and happy living a life of isolation, he spends his days self-medicating and without any real sense of purpose. But all of that changes when he is asked, by his estranged son, to help him reach an undisclosed destination. There, he tells his father, he will receive a divine message; one that he believes will change the course of humanity. In order to survive the ordeal, father and son must stick together while fostering a belief in something greater than themselves. Discovering the true meaning of sacrifice, Erik will risk everything to deliver his son so that he can in turn deliver the message the world has been waiting for. PRODIGY is a father-and-son dramatic thriller full of adventure and humanity, that builds to a nail-biting conclusion. Amidst a journey of self-discovery, Erik is given one last chance at redemption as his faith and ability to deal with his past demons ...

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What if he's right?

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Drama | Thriller

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Was shot over the course of a month (about 22 days) See more »

Quotes

Erik: I came all this way to protect you. It was you protecting me.
Caleb: It's why I asked you to take me. You were in a bad place. But you'll be safer now.
Erik: I've never told you before, I love you.
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Not worth watching.
21 June 2020 | by alphaswiftSee all my reviews

This is the wrong kind of bad movie. Nothing fun like some cheesy 50's B movie sci-fi. This is plodding and dull exercise that will have you hitting fast forward in hopes something interesting happens. It is an okay story completely undone by poor acting, poor direction, poor scriptwriting and the worst editing and continuity I've ever had the misfortune to watch. Amazon Prime needs to do a better job choosing movies that show up on it's service.


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USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2018 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Oregon, USA

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