The Prophecy
The Prophecy (1995)

Tommy Dagget wanted to be a priest, but lost his faith and became a cop instead. He once wrote a learned treatise on angels, so when a physiologically abnormal individual is found murdered and a copy of Dagget's study discovered on the… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: September 1, 1995
DVD Release Date: February 9, 1999
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Critic Score: 43% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It had great potential, but turned too ridiculous for comfort.

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Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

Angels battling on earth, a hammy Walken; church is more interesting.

Clint Morris

Top-notch combination of Supernatural thrills and Walken-esque sensation

Steve Newton
Georgia Straight

Surprisingly, the appearance of perennial film weirdo Walken in slicked-back raven hair actually marks the point where The Prophecy begins to slow down and deteriorate.

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Irene Ferris

Christopher Walken is a wonderful thing.

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Robin Clifford
Reeling Reviews

Chris Walken is worth the price of admission

Rob Gonsalves

I like to think that Walken flipped through the script, realized how lame it was, and decided to have some fun anyway.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

It looked a lot fresher when it was new, but it's still intriguing.

Rob Vaux
Flipside Movie Emporium

Paradise Lost reimagined as a droll B horror picture. Walken is terrific, as always, and Viggo Mortensen's cameo is worth the price of admission alone.

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Conner Rainwater
I really enjoyed the whole idea that this movie was approached by more of a sci-fi aspect than religious. It's shot really well, the acting was… More
Melvin White
Gabriel: I'm an angel. I kill firstborns while their mamas watch. I turn cities into salt. I even, when I feel like it, rip the souls from little girls,… More
vieras esine
Chris Walken and Eric Stoltz were great, but something was just lacking.
xGary Xx
The two sides of an angelic civil war hunt for the soul of a war criminal who may tip the balance of power in a backwater town in Arizona. The Prophecy slipped… More
Curtis Lilly
Walken is great as usual, and Viggo Mortenson playing Satan is pretty cool. I generally like movies about heaven or hell, so it gets those bonus points, but… More

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