The Man from Earth
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The Man from Earth
In the tradition of such psychologically-charged sci-fi outings as The Next One (1982) and K-PAX (2001) comes the cerebral science fiction opus The Man From Earth (2007). The story concerns Professor John Oldman, a scientist who summons a group of associates to a cabin one freezing night, and strikes them with a fantastic revelation: he is not a traditional human, but a 14,000 year-old immortal, who has survived centuries of evolution from the Cro-Magnon Era to the present. In the hours to follow, Professor Oldman's earth-shaking assertion about himself challenges the men on spiritual,… More

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"A unique blend of theology, biological fantasy and mind games"
‑ Andrew L. Urban, Urban Cinefile
"Very probably will be one of the best science fiction films of this decade. It really deserves to be seen."
‑ Mark R. Leeper,
"It's that rare film that rewards inquisitiveness."
‑ David Cornelius,
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