Powder (1995)

Powder on Amazon

His Mum was struck by lighting whilst he was in the womb, and he becomes an albino (totally white). He was brought up by his grand parents when they die he is left alone. It turns out he is a genius and can practice telepathy. He has a profound message for the local in his town, will they be open to receive it. (Will people who watch this movie receive the profound message?) Another great movie from Stephen Simon’s recommend list.

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Great Book about Soulful Movies.

The Force is with you – Stephen Simon

The Force Is with You: Mystical Movie Messages That Inspire Our Lives

In this great book, Stephen Simon, Producer of more than 30 films including Somewhere in Time and What Dreams May Come , Highlights various Movies he feels have a spiritual message, a emerging category of Spiritual Cinema.

Here is a list of the 70 Movies in Stephen Simon’s book.

  • Movies about Reality and Time
    • The Matrix
    • The 13th Floor
    • A Beautiful Mind
    • Vanilla Sky
    • Mulholland Drive
    • Waking Life
    • Sliding Doors
    • Somewhere in Time
    • Back to the Future
    • The Kid
    • Frequency
  • Visionary Adventure movies
    • 2001: A Space Odyssey
    • Star Wars
    • The Never Ending Story
    • Raiders of the Lost Ark
    • Lost Horizon
    • Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
  • Floods, Fires, Earthquakes and Riots
    • The China Syndrome
    • Silkwood
    • Fail Safe
    • Terminator 1 and 2
    • Planet of the Apes
    • Armageddon
    • Deep Impact
    • 1984
    • THX 1138
    • Soylent Grteen
    • A Clockwork Orange
    • Waterworld
    • The Postman
  • Life after Life movies
    • The Sixth Sense
    • Ghost
    • What Dreams May Come
    • Heaven Can Wait
    • After Life
    • Field of Dreams
    • Jacob’s Ladder
    • Flatliners
  • Comedies
    • Dr Strangelove (or How I learned to stip worring and love the bomb)
    • Dogma
    • Oh, God!
    • Defending Your Life
    • Groundhog Day
    • Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure
  • Alien Movies
    • Independence Day
    • E. T.
    • Close Encounters of the Third Kind
    • Starman
    • Contact
    • Cocoon
    • Forbidden Planet
    • Final Fantasy – The Spirits Within
  • Movies with Enhanced Powers and Sensibilities
    • Phenomenon
    • Powder
    • The Shadow
    • Altered States
    • Brainstorm
  • Tube Fear
  • Angels
  • The Power of Love
    • Cast Away
    • Sleepless in Seattle
    • Forrest Gump
    • Family Man

After Publishing this great book, Stephen Simon went on to create a place where spiritual inspiring movies could have an outlet. It’s called the Spiritual Cinema Circle where you can join and get a DVD each month with inspiring movies.