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Brightburn (2019)

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What if a child from another world crash-landed on Earth, but instead of becoming a hero to mankind, he proved to be something far more sinister?

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David Yarovesky

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Brian Gunn, Mark Gunn
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Cast

Credited cast:
Elizabeth Banks ... Tori Breyer
Jackson A. Dunn ... Brandon Breyer
Jennifer Holland
David Denman ... Kyle Breyer
Matt Jones
Meredith Hagner ... Merilee McNichol
Emmie Hunter ... Caitlyn
Becky Wahlstrom
Gregory Alan Williams ... Chief Deputy Deever
Steve Agee
Christian Finlayson ... Fauxhawk
Elizabeth Becka ... Principal Susko
Stephen Blackehart ... Travis
Gwen Parrish ... Middle School Kid / Stand In
Terence Rosemore
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What if a child from another world crash-landed on Earth, but instead of becoming a hero to mankind, he proved to be something far more sinister?

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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He's Not Here To Save The World. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for horror violence/bloody images, and language. | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 May 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Brightburn See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$7,000,000 (estimated)
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The H Collective See more »
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Color:

Color
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Trivia

The middle school scenes were shot at the now-defunct Patrick Henry High School in Stockbridge, Georgia. This is the same location used for both Hawkins Middle and Hawkins High Schools in seasons 1 and 2 of Stranger Things (2016). See more »

Quotes

Kyle Breyer: Maybe there is something wrong with Brandon. He may look like us. He's not like us!
Tori Breyer: I will never turn against our son.
Kyle Breyer: *He's* not our son!
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Alternate Versions

The UK version is cut in two scenes to reduce strong gory images in order to obtain a '15' rating. See more »

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Excellent potential.. Gunn thank you..
15 May 2019 | by tooranimSee all my reviews

The movie Jeep's you on edge all through, fully agree with the R rating as this movie draws you and keeps you intrigued.. The story starts out as Man of steel, then twists you in all directions.. The Gore is GOREY and the effects are realistically done.. CG does not ruin the story here.. All in all, highly recommended and references mentioned (Easter eggs) are interesting..


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