“Love is buried under fear, and partnership, is right there under competition, and there's compassion underneath the greed. Nate, you gotta take your eraser and do the work. It's hard work and nobody can do it for you. There's no drug. That's the sum of it.”
Plot – George Malley is a mechanical automaker who lives in Harmon, a quiet California town. There everyone knows each other and George celebrates his thirty-seventh birthday at the bar with all his friends, but suddently something mysterious throws him to the gound. After that, George finds himself with extraordinary abilities and he makes profit of it: he assembles solar panels on the roof of his house, he experiments new methods of cultivation, he reads avidly many books and learns quickly the secrets of human sciences. George realizes he has also physical unsuspected qualities as he can attract objects and give off energy beams. Moreover he knows when earthquakes are about to happen. One day George damages the computer network and a FBI agent arrives and questions him but George embarrasses the psychologist who was trying to evaluate his intelligence quotient. When his friends begin to misunderstand him, he falls into depression and faints. They announce him he has a brain tumor and he has little time to live. One year later, the whole city celebrates George's birthday to remember him.
All actors – John Travolta, Kyra Sedgwick, Forest Whitaker, Robert Duvall, Jeffrey DeMunn, Richard Kiley, David Gallagher, Ashley Buccille, Tony Genaro, Sean O'Bryan, Michael Milhoan, Troy Evans, Bruce A. Young, Vyto Ruginis, Brent Spiner, Elisabeth Nunziato, Ellen Geer, James Keane, Susan Merson, James Anthony Cotton, Justin DiPego, Mark Soper, Daniel Zacapa, Cab Covay, Tony A. Mattos, Mark Valim, Carl D. Parker, Beth Kennedy, Tom Fridley, Richard Gross, Jack Chouchanian, Michael Forner, Sage Callaway, Jewel Benedict, Betsy Berryhill, Mariann V. Carothers, Claudia Crespin, Joseph A. Nicosia, Dan Partain, Isaac Reiswig, Joseph Amey, Mike Justice, Noah Michael Levine, Anni Long, Scott Mullin, Will Prater, Anthony Snow, Sandy Stoltz, Eric Tignini, Derek Zemrakshow all
“Phenomenon” Quotes 5 quotes
“- Doc Brunder: George, how did you manage to get your pressure to come down?
- George Malley: Oh... I found my pace. Simple thing really. Hard to explain.”
“- Lace Pennamin: So, let me ask you something, George. When a man comes over with a basket full of tomatoes, what is he expecting? Dinner?
- George Malley: Nah, no, no. Just hoping.”
“- Lace Pennamin: I tried so hard not to love you.
- George Malley: How'd you make out?
- Lace Pennamin: Terrible.
- George Malley: Hey, would you, uh, love me the rest of my life?
- Lace Pennamin: No. I'm gonna love you for the rest of mine.”
“Everything is on its way to somewhere.”