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''The First Power'' is a 1990 horror film starring Creator/LouDiamondPhillips, Tracy Griffith, and Creator/MykeltiWilliamson.

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''The First Power'' is a 1990 horror film starring Creator/LouDiamondPhillips, Tracy Griffith, Creator/TracyGriffith, and Creator/MykeltiWilliamson.


->'''Tess:'' You can't go on killing forever, Patrick.

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->'''Tess:'' ->'''Tess:''' You can't go on killing forever, Patrick.


->'''Tess:'' You can't go on killing forever, Patrick.
->'''Patrick:''' You wanna bet?



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** Detective Russ Logan had one where the gas is turned off and the killer Patrick Channing jumped through the mirrored wall to stab him, forcing Logan to shoot him in self-defense.

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** Detective Russ Logan had has one where the gas is turned off in the Patrick's execution chamber and the killer Patrick Channing jumped jumps through the mirrored wall to stab him, forcing Logan to shoot him in self-defense.



* DealWithTheDevil: Channing

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* ChildByRape: At Patrick's childhood home, Tess has a psychic vision which reveals that he's the result of his mother being raped by her father.
* DealWithTheDevil: ChanningChanning kills in Satan's name, who in turn granted him the power of possessing people upon death.


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* ImpaledWithExtremePrejudice: One encounter with Patrick ends with him falling on a pipe, which impales his current temporal body.


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* SuperWindowJump
** Logan encounters Patrick in a chuch, which he leaves by doing a great physics-defying jump over Logan and through a stained class window.
** Patrick, in a body of a derelict woman, enters Logan's apartment by jumping through a window and grabbing him.


''The First Power'' is a 1990 horror film starring Creator/LouDiamondPhilips, Tracy Griffith, and Creator/MykeltiWilliamson.

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''The First Power'' is a 1990 horror film starring Creator/LouDiamondPhilips, Creator/LouDiamondPhillips, Tracy Griffith, and Creator/MykeltiWilliamson.


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* TheCameo: Creator/BillMoseley as a bartender.


A killer (Creator/JeffKober) is given the gas chamber after committing several demonic murders. His spirit is released and given power by the Devil. Now the cop (Creator/LouDiamondPhillips) that caught him before must find a way to do it again.

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A ''The First Power'' is a 1990 horror film starring Creator/LouDiamondPhilips, Tracy Griffith, and Creator/MykeltiWilliamson.

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killer Patrick Channing (Creator/JeffKober) is given the gas chamber after committing several demonic murders. His spirit is released and given power by the Devil. Now Detective Russell Logan (Creator/LouDiamondPhillips), the cop (Creator/LouDiamondPhillips) that caught him him, before must find a way to do it again.


A killer is given the gas chamber after committing several demonic murders. His spirit is released and given power by the Devil. Now the cop (Creator/LouDiamondPhillips) that caught him before must find a way to do it again.

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A killer (Creator/JeffKober) is given the gas chamber after committing several demonic murders. His spirit is released and given power by the Devil. Now the cop (Creator/LouDiamondPhillips) that caught him before must find a way to do it again.


* BodySnatcher: Channing has the ability to possess people.

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* BodySnatcher: Channing has the ability to possess people.people, as well as animals.

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* BodySnatcher: Channing has the ability to possess people.


A killer is given the gas chamber after committing several demonic murders. His spirit is released and given power by the Devil. Now the cop that caught him before must find a way to do it again.

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A killer is given the gas chamber after committing several demonic murders. His spirit is released and given power by the Devil. Now the cop (Creator/LouDiamondPhillips) that caught him before must find a way to do it again.

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* EvilSoundsDeep: Channing's voice is this.

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* RuleOfThree: The titular first power (resurrection) is one of the three powers Christ possessed, and which Channing is attempting to gain for himself.

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A killer is given the gas chamber after committing several demonic murders. His spirit is released and given power by the Devil. Now the cop that caught him before must find a way to do it again.

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* AllJustADream:
** Detective Russ Logan had one where the gas is turned off and the killer Patrick Channing jumped through the mirrored wall to stab him, forcing Logan to shoot him in self-defense.
** At the end, Tess Seaton had one where Logan wakes up and attacks Tess. OrWasItADream
* CatchPhrase: "See you around, buddy-boy."
* DealWithTheDevil: Channing
* IWarnedYou: A nun named Sister Marguerite tries to convince her superiors that something must be done about Channing who is killing people with a satanic ritual. Her superiors ignore her.
* NiceJobBreakingItHero: Russ Logan breaks his promise to Tess Seaton not to have Channing be given the death penalty believing he deserved it.
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