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Predestination (2014)

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For his final assignment, a top temporal agent must pursue the one criminal that has eluded him throughout time. The chase turns into a unique, surprising and mind-bending exploration of love, fate, identity and time travel taboos.

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Cast

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Mr. Miles
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Mr. Miller
Kuni Hashimoto ...
Dr. Fujimoto
Sara El-Yafi ...
Lab Technician
Paul Moder ...
Boxing Commentator 1
Grant Piro ...
Boxing Commentator 2 / News Report Announcer
Christopher Bunworth ...
Jerry
Jamie Gleeson ...
Dirty Hippy
Christina Tan ...
Female Reporter
Dennis Coard ...
Mayor Davidson
Milla Simmonds ...
Baby Jane 1
Ruby Simmonds ...
Baby Jane 1
Cate Wolfe ...
Beth
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Storyline

PREDESTINATION chronicles the life of a Temporal Agent sent on an intricate series of time-travel journeys designed to ensure the continuation of his law enforcement career for all eternity. Now, on his final assignment, the Agent must pursue the one criminal that has eluded him throughout time. Written by Anonymous

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To save the future he must reshape the past.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence, some sexuality, nudity and language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

9 January 2015 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Gross USA:

$68,372

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$4,824,499
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Trivia

The Fizzle Bomber was not in the original short work. Presumably, he was included in the film to provide additional conflict and fill out the runtime. Aside from this addition and a few changed background details, this film is a rigorously faithful adaptation of the text. See more »

Goofs

Near the end of the film, the manuscript that John supposedly wrote is visible just for a second while he puts the title page on the stack. In the manuscript there are several grammar and spelling errors (there/their, dood/good). John is supposed to be of above average intelligence and ability. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
The Bartender: What if I could put him in front of you? The man that ruined your life. If I could guarantee that you'd get away with it, would you kill him?
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Connections

Features Bewitched (1964) See more »

Soundtracks

1970 (I Feel Alright)
Composed by Scott Asheton, Ron Asheton (as Ronald Asheton), Iggy Pop (as James Osterberg) and David Alexander
Performed by The Stooges
© 1970 Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp., Stooge Staffel Music
By Kind Permission of Warner/Chappell Music Australia Pty Ltd; and Bug Music (BMI)
Administered by BMG Rights Management (US) LLC
Licensed Courtesy of Warner Music Australia Pty Ltd
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A must watch for anyone who enjoys a mind bending, soul imploding film. Although the first scene is action packed, not much is understood as to the who's and why's. After that, and for only a few minutes, the movie seemed slow and without direction. Soon after it becomes intriguing, suspenseful, and where the direction of the film is going (although not yet understood). The Director was able to clearly explain the unexplainable at the very end of the movie. So, for those that sometimes walk out of a movie not understanding what happened, I can assure you that will not be the case here. I give many kudos to the original writing, screen writing, directing, and acting. This movie will be ranked as one of my all time best films ever.


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