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THE ACOLYTE: A Comedy for the End of the World

Sammy James, Jr. writes and directs the story of a doomsday cult with a rebellious new recruit. Starring Griffin Newman & John Cullum.

THE ACOLYTE: A Comedy for the End of the World

Sammy James, Jr. writes and directs the story of a doomsday cult with a rebellious new recruit. Starring Griffin Newman & John Cullum.

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