• Publication date: April 11, 2013


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A man communicates with his father from beyond the grave using amateur radio.

  • Publication date: April 11, 2013


Program data

Duration: 120

Production Year: 2000

MBC 2:

July 13, 2015 17:00 (KSA) ~ July 13, 2015 16:00 (CLT)

John Sullivan (James Caviezel) is a 36-year old homicide detective living in Queens, New York.  His father, Frank (Dennis Quaid) perished three decades earlier while battling a tenacious warehouse fire.John has never quite come to terms with Frank's death, and continues to reside at his childhood home while clinging to the memories it evokes.

On the anniversary of his father's death John unboxes Frank's ham radio for nostalgia's sake, shocked to hear it emit Mr. Sullivan's voice -- from 1969!  A disturbance in the earth's atmosphere has miraculously reconnected the two men, but not without unexpected consequences.

Frequency earned a Golden Globe nomination.  The picture grossed an impressive $68 million at theaters worldwide, doubling its $31 million budget.

Directed by: Gregory Hoblit


  • Dennis Quaid
  • James Caviezel
  • Andre Braugher
  • Elizabeth Mitchell