R | | Action, Fantasy, Horror
When a group of strangers at a dusty roadside diner come under attack by demonic forces, their only chance for survival lies with an archangel named Michael, who informs a pregnant waitress that her unborn child is humanity's last hope.
The name of the diner is "Paradise Falls", a reference to the changing nature of God's attitude to man and the nature of angels from protectors to destroyers. Also a nod to John Milton's Paradise Lost, where it describes the fall of Satan to earth and the war ... ...
When I was a little girl, my mother would remind me each night before bed, to open up my heart to God, for He was kind, merciful, and just. Things changed when my father left a few years later, leaving her to raise me and my brothers in a place on ...
When the old woman Gladys walks into the diner, according to the contrasting light and the shadows upon her entrance, the inside of the diner is dark in two different takes (the lights have been cut off). When the scene changes to show the others turning to see her approach, the lights are back on.
At the very end of the credits, there is about 10 seconds of "Turkey In The Straw" (the ice cream truck music).
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