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The Human Spark

2009 Rated NR 3hr

Drawing on the theory that a catalytic "spark" converted humankind from just another species to planetary top dog, actor and science enthusiast Alan Alda spearheads a transcontinental hunt for the origins of that signal shift. The pursuit begins among the paleolithic cave paintings of Lascaux, leads to a comparison study of humans and chimps in Puerto Rico, then lands Alda back where he started -- in a detailed neuro-scan of his own brain.

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Cast: Alan Alda

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Widescreen 1.85:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; deleted scenes.