- US / Canada
- Directed by: Nicholas McCarthy
- Cast: Taylor Schilling, Jackson Robert Scott, Colm Feore
Sarah (Schilling) has a child on the night a multiple murderer is killed by the police; eight years later, she begins to suspect son has the soul of a killer. There are no surprises, but Schilling, and Scott as the troubled Miles, are better than they need to be, and it brings welcome restraint to a silly story.
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Reviews & features
The Prodigy12 Mar 2019
Taylor Schilling stars in a watchable possession horror featuring a smattering of effective scares
Horror is the most dependably lucrative genre in film; fans will brave no-name casts, cheap productions and uninspired ideas in the hope of a few decent scares. Nicholas McCarthy's The Prodigy offers a more upscale package: a familiar face from TV…
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