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The First Power

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The First Power

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
performer:
Lou Diamond Phillips, Tracy Griffith
genre:
Horror

We gave it a D

Swiping an idea from Wes Craven’s Shocker (which in turn lifted it from The Hidden), The First Power is yet another low-grade spectacular about an evil force that leaps from body to body. The movie is really just a squalid cop thriller with occult clichés, but it got me wondering: If this pass-the-baton villain trend continues, will we one day look back with nostalgia at an era when monsters could actually be killed?

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