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The Sender (1982)

R
91 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

A disturbed telepathic man is unable to fully control his ability to transmit his dreams and visions into the minds of the people around him, or even influence reality. A female therapist tries to help him, but his mother gets in the way.
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$ 434,884
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$ 1,054,328
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Oct 22, 1982 (United States)

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Kathryn Harrold
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Zeljko Ivanek
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Paul Freeman
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Harry Ditson
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John Stephen Hill
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Monica Buford
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6.2 / 10 | 1,135 votes