Prophecy (1979)

In this environmentally conscientious horror film, a young EPA agent and his pregnant young wife are sent to Maine to mediate a fight between the local Indians and a notoriously polluting paper mill. Once there, they find the deep forests… More

Rated: PG
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Release Date: June 15, 1979
DVD Release Date: January 8, 2002
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Critic Score: 23% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Too bad the ambitious pic was so poorly made and also so lacking in entertainment value, because there's a good sci-fi story here if done right.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Remarkably undistinguished

Neil Cohen
Echo Magazine

Truly a guilty pleasure! When your radioactive grizzly bear looks like someone poured a strawberry sundae on its head, you know you're in for a good time!

Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central

Prophecy fails so miserably that it reaches depths generally reserved for William Shatner records and Nora Ephron screenplays. Watch it with a friend.

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Staci Layne Wilson

I predicted this flick would be so bad it's good. I was wrong.

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James Kendrick
Q Network Film Desk

a dim-witted creature-feature that takes itself far too seriously

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Flixster Audience Score: 37% Flixster User Reviews
Ken Stachnik
The first 60 minutes is totally unnecessary. After the hour mark Man Bear Pig shows up and then movie is surprisingly fun. The sleeping bag kill is awesome.
Drew Smith
It's not a complete failure...but it's pretty close. Cheesy acting, cliched plot and a script that even I could write better, Prophecy is deserving of… More