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2009 | PG-13 | Drama Thriller | 1hr, 40m

A group of young American expatriates with telekinetic and clairvoyant abilities hide from a U.S. government agency in Hong Kong.

U.S. Release Date

Push release date was Friday, February 6, 2009. in 2,313 theaters

On Blu-ray & DVD

Tuesday, July 7, 2009

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Directed by

Paul McGuigan


David Bourla


Rating MPAA

PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, brief strong language, smoking a scene of teen drinking


The Division, a shadowy government agency, is genetically transforming citizens into an army of psychic warriors—and brutally disposing of those unwilling to participate. Nick Gant (Chris Evans), a second-generation telekinetic or “mover,” has been in hiding since the Division murdered his father more than a decade earlier. He has found sanctuary in densely populated Hong Kong—the last safe place on earth for fugitive psychics like him—but only if he can keep his gift a secret. Nick is forced out of hiding when Cassie Holmes (Dakota Fanning), a 13-year-old clairvoyant or “watcher,” seeks his help in finding Kira, (Camilla Belle), an escaped “pusher” who may hold the key to ending the Division’s program. Pushers possess the most dangerous of all psychic powers: the ability to influence others’ actions by implanting thoughts in their minds. But Cassie’s presence soon attracts the attention of the Division’s human bloodhounds, forcing Nick and Cassie to flee for their lives. With the help of a team of rogue psychics, the unlikely duo traverses the seedy underbelly of the city, trying to stay one step ahead of the authorities as they search for Kira. But they find themselves square in the crosshairs of Division Agent Henry Carver (Djimon Hounsou), a pusher who will stop at nothing to keep them from achieving their goal.

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