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John Travolta John Travolta
George Malley
Kyra Sedgwick Kyra Sedgwick
Lace Pennamin
Forest Whitaker Forest Whitaker
Nate Pope
Jeffrey DeMunn Jeffrey DeMunn
Professor Ringold
Richard Kiley Richard Kiley
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An average movie

9 years, 1 month ago at Dec 7 15:16
Honestly, I wasn't expecting much from this movie but since I have a weak spot for John Travolta, I thought I should give it a try anyway. Honestly, to my surprise, I thought it was not bad at all. First of all, even though John Travolta often shows up in some rather lame movies, I still think he is actually a pretty good actor. Indeed, he has an indeniable charm and he gave here again a rather de... read more
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Description: In a small town an average Joe named George Malley, becomes a different man when he is struck by a bright streak of light on his 37th birthday. George is suddenly a genius, suddenly able to play chess, speak a new language, and read numerous books in a day, amongst other abilities. George is also endowed with telekinetic powers, able to move objects with his mind. Although George's sweet personality remains the same throughout all this, his newfound abilities breed jealousy and insecurity amongst some of his ne'er-do-well buddies. Furthermore, it appears that George's immense intelligence could actually be harming him physically ... (more)
Release date: 3 July 1996
UPC: 717951000095
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