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179 Ratings


Directed by Jon Turteltaub
United States, 1996
Drama, Romance, Fantasy


The main character observes a strange light on his birthday at a bar. The following days he becomes very intelligent and puts the intelligence to good use in his community. When word gets around he becomes known as a freak and everyone wants to figure out why this happened to a car mechanic.

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Phenomenon Directed by Jon Turteltaub

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