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An angel come to Earth to help save the world finds himself rescuing one of his own in this fantasy dominated by elaborate CGI effects. Gabriel (Andy Whitfield) is an arc angel who like others of his kind periodically takes human form to help battle the forces of darkness, led by Sammael (Dwaine Stevenson), and rescue humanity from the forces of evil. Gabriel joins six other angels for the latest round of street warfare against the agents of the dark, but en route he encounters Jade (Samantha Noble), a beautiful angel who has succumbed to the temptations of the world of humans and now supports her heroin habit as a streetwalker. Gabriel is immediately drawn to Jade's troubled soul, and takes it upon himself to bring her back to the forces of good, but his efforts to redeem her threaten to keep him away from his mission to defeat the darkness. Gabriel was the first feature film from Australian writer and director Shane Abbess. ~ Mark Deming, Rovi
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auth_author2 Abbess, Shane,, Cridland, Anna,, Noble, Samantha, 1984-, Stevenson, Dwane., Todd, Matt Hylton,, Vernon, Kristy,, Whitfield, Andy, 1972-2011.
author2-role Abbess, Shane,producer,screenwriter,director., Cridland, Anna,producer., HILT Productions (Firm), Noble, Samantha,1984-, Red Line Films., Screen Corporation., Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm), Stevenson, Dwane., Todd, Matt Hylton,screenwriter., Vernon, Kristy,producer., Whitfield, Andy,1972-2011.
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display_description "Fallen angel Sammael has claimed the midworld in the name of darkness. With the help of his menacing, gun-toting task force, he has smothered the dark, dreary city in vice, violence and cruelty. Sammael's victory is assured -- until the arrival of Gabriel, the last of Heaven's seven archangels. Gabriel is young, strong and the mightiest warrior seen since Michael, his predecessor, disappeared. In no time, Gabriel's bravery and skill threaten to decimate Sammael's evil henchmen and redeem Jade, the lost angel with the heart of gold. But Sammael has one last card to play: the secret of his own past, the knowledge of which could destroy Gabriel forever."--Insert.
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subject_facet Action and adventure films, Adventure -- Feature, Angels -- Drama, Drama, Feature films, Fiction films, Gabriel -- (Archangel) -- Drama, Good and evil -- Drama, Horror -- Feature, Horror films, Video recordings for the hearing impaired
title_display Gabriel
title_full Gabriel [videorecording] / A Screen Corporation presentation of a Hilt productioin ; in association with Redline Films ; producers, Anna Cridland, Shane Abbess and Kristy Vernon ; screenplay by Matt Hylton Todd and Shane Abbess ; directed by Shane Abbess
title_short Gabriel
topic_facet Angels, Gabriel, Good and evil
upc 043396227736