CLOSER TO GOD (Sci-Fi Thriller – 2015): Knock Off of 2004’s “Godsend” with De Niro & Kinnear
Dr. Victor Reed is a brilliant geneticist who has just achieved a huge scientific breakthrough by successfully cloning the first human being, an adorable baby girl named Elizabeth. This immediately becomes a media spectacle and ignites a firestorm of debate concerning the moral and religious implications of such a discovery. Soon, Dr. Reed and his family lose all sense of privacy and safety as they are swarmed by protesters and the media. Their biggest threat, however, could be Victor’s own secret.
IN CASE YOU FORGOT? “A couple agree to have their deceased son cloned, under the supervision of an enigmatic doctor but bizarre things start to happen years after his rebirth.
Director: Nick Hamm
Writer: Mark Bomback
Stars: Robert De Niro, Greg Kinnear, Rebecca Romijn“