R | | Fantasy, Horror
A demonic djinn attempts to grant its owner three wishes, which will allow him to summon his brethren to Earth.
Many crew members, including Director Robert Kurtzman (man killed by piano) had small roles in the film, some times appearing in different scenes as different characters.
Once, in a time before time, God breathed life into the universe. And the light gave birth to Angels. And the earth gave birth to Man. And the fire gave birth to the Djinn, creatures condemned to dwell in the void between the worlds. One who wakes a...
(at around 48 mins) As the Djinn enters Merritt's office, he is smoking and his cigarette is in his left hand, but when he sits down, it is in his right hand.
At the end of the credits, the Djinn says "Careful what you wish for."
German TV version and some DVDs (rated "Not under 16") are heavily cut for violence, obtaining most of the gore shown in the party-scene near the end of the movie. VHS and DVD releases (rated "Not under 18") are uncut.
$6,038,516 (USA) (21 September 1997)
$15,719,109 (USA) (30 November 1997)
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