Phenomenon
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1996
Director: Jon Turteltaub
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 717951-000095
Running time: 2:04 (124 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, 2.35:1 Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Single-Layered
Released: December 02, 1997
Collection type: Owned (#1078)
Status: Available
Purchase date: May 14, 2005
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 7 / 10
Review (video): 5 / 10
Overview
Hollywood favorite John Travolta (Pulp Fiction) stars in this acclaimed, uplifting story of an ordinary man transformed by extraordinary events! On the night of his 37th birthday, George Malley (Travolta) is knocked to the ground by a mysterious, blinding light and suddenly develops amazing mental abilities! With his newfound knowledge, George astounds everyone in town. But when his incredible powers cause even his oldest friends to turn away, George comes to realize that his wondrous experience has changed him and the lives of everyone around him forever. With an outstanding supporting cast featuring Robert Duvall (Something To Talk About), Forest Whitaker (Species) and Kyra Sedgwick (Singles) — don't miss this must-see motion picture event!
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Genres
Drama
Romance
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Touchstone Pictures
Media Companies:
 • Touchstone Home Video
 • Buena Vista Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
French  Dolby Digital 5.1
Subtitles
English
Spanish
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Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Closed Captioned
Crew
Direction
Jon Turteltaub....Director
Writing
Gerald Dipego....Writer
Production
Charles Newirth....Executive Producer
Jonathan Krane....Executive Producer
Barbara Boyle....Producer
Michael Taylor....Producer
Cinematography
Phedon Papamichael....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Bruce Green....Film Editor
Music
Thomas Newman....Composer
Sound
Ronald Judkins....Production Sound Mixer
Mark Mangini....Supervising Sound Editor
Robert J. Litt....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Michael Herbick....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Elliot Tyson....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Julia Evershade....Sound Editor
Howell Gibbens....Sound Editor
Art
Betsy Cox....Costume Designer
Garreth Stover....Production Designer
Bruce Alan Miller....Art Director
Kimberly Guenther....Costume Designer
Hallie D'Amore....Make-up Artist
Michelle Buhler....Make-up Artist
David Blitstein....Visual Effects
Rod M. Janusch....Visual Effects
Special Visual Effects Created by Sony Pictures Imageworks
Ken Ralston....Visual Effects
Cast
John Travolta....George Malley
Kyra Sedgwick....Lace Pennamin
Forest Whitaker....Nate Pope
Robert Duvall....Doc
Jeffrey DeMunn....Professor Ringold
Richard Kiley....Dr. Wellin
David Gallagher....Al
Ashley Buccille....Glory
Tony Genaro....Tito
Sean O'Bryan....Banes
Michael Milhoan....Jimmy
Troy Evans....Roger
Bruce Young....Jack Hatch
Vyto Ruginis....Ted Rhome
Brent Spiner....Dr. Bob
Elisabeth Nunziato....Ella
Ellen Geer....Bonnie
James Keane....Pete the Cop
Susan Merson....Nurse
James Cotton....Cal
Justin DiPego....UFO Man
Mark Soper....Reporter
Daniel Zacapa....Father at Book Fair
Cab Covay....Book Fair Heckler
Tony A. Mattos....Ella's Father
Mark Valim....Alberto
Carl Parker....Man in Orchard
Beth Kennedy....Female FBI Agent
Tom Fridley....Male FBI Agent
Richard Gross....Customer at Malley's
Jack Chouchanian....MRI Technician
Michael Forner....Charlie Shipper
Sage Callaway....Female Officer
Townspeople
Jewel Benedict
Betsy Berryhill
Mariann V. Carothers
Claudia Crespin
Joseph A. Nicosia
Dan Partain
Isaac Reiswig
Charlie....Atilla
Scott Bowe....Townsman in Crowd (uncredited)
Noah Michael Levine....FBI Agent (uncredited)
Anni Long....Maj. Benz (uncredited)
Will Prater....Helicopter Pilot (uncredited)
Anthony Snow....Interrogation Recorder (uncredited)
Sandy Stoltz....Duck Carnie (uncredited)
Eric Tignini....Agent (uncredited)