PG-13 | | Action, Crime, Fantasy
Rookie cop Denny Colt returns from the beyond as The Spirit, a hero whose mission is to fight against the bad forces in Central City.
In the 1970s, William Friedkin bought the film rights to The Spirit and asked Will Eisner to write the script. Eisner declined, but recommended Harlan Ellison. In 1976, it was announced that Friedkin's Spirit film would be a TV movie airing on NBC. The project was abandoned when Friedkin ... ...
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When Denny Colt is on the table in the morgue, you can clearly see the outline of the makeup effects around his "wounds".
In the opening credits, the title of the film is the very last thing shown. Typically, the title appears early in the credits, and "directed by" is the final credit.
$6,463,278 (USA) (28 December 2008)
$19,781,879 (USA) (18 January 2009)
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