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Overall C

When a half-century-old time capsule at an elementary school is opened, so is a mystery. Among the enclosed artifacts is a sheet of paper containing a string of numbers. Examining the cryptic message, Professor John Koestler (Nicholas Cage) discovers the digits accurately predict dates and death tolls of all the major disasters that have occurred during the last fifty years -- and there are three more prophesies yet to be fulfilled.

Violence C-
Sexual Content A-
Profanity C
Substance Use C

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for disaster sequences, disturbing images and brief strong language


The most recent home video release of this movie is July 7, 2009. Here are some details…

Release Date: 7 July 2009

Learn more about Knowing with the release of the movie on DVD and Blu-ray. Both formats of the film also include two behind-the-scenes featurettes and an audio commentary by the director.

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Scientists also predict a disastrous outcome when environmental changes cause a freezing front to advance across the continent in The Day After Tomorrow. In another film dealing with the devastation of 9/11, Nicolas Cage plays a Port Authority police officer trapped in the rubble in the movie World Trade Center.