Bless the Child
Title: Bless the Child
Release year: 2000
Director: Chuck Russell
Stars: Kim Basinger, Jimmy Smits, Rufus Sewell
Rating: 3/5

Cody, a little girl abandoned by her mother and raised by her aunt, a nurse, is kidnapped. The girl’s guardian, aided by an F.B.I. agent, learn that Cody has supernatural abilities, and the abductees are a Satanic cult willing to do anything to gain them.

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Underrated Gem: Bless the Child

2024-04-07

Bless the Child, a 2000 crime thriller with a supernatural twist, is a surprisingly underrated film. The story follows Cody, a young girl with a mysterious past, who is kidnapped by a satanic cult. Aided by an FBI agent, her guardian sets out to rescue her, uncovering a sinister plot that revolves around Cody’;s unique abilities.

The film boasts a decent cast, with Kim Basinger delivering a strong performance as the determined guardian. The blend of genres, including crime, drama, horror, and thriller, keeps the audience engaged, although the supernatural elements might feel a bit out of place for some viewers.

While not perfect, Bless the Child offers an interesting premise and a suspenseful narrative. If you’re looking for a thriller with a touch of the extraordinary, this film is worth a watch. However, those expecting a full-blown horror experience might be disappointed.

Overall, Bless the Child is a solid three out of five stars. It’s a decent watch, particularly for fans of the cast or the combined genres.

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