Released in the USA on July 16 of 1999, "Lake Placid" (also known as "Lake Placid - Der Schrecken aus der Tiefe", "Lac Placid") is an Action/Comedy/Horror/Thriller film directed by Steve Miner , starring Bill Pullman, Bridget Fonda, Oliver Platt, Brendan Gleeson, Betty White and David Lewis.
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Who directed "Lake Placid":
Lake Placid was directed by Steve Miner, an American director, producer, actor, and writer.
Before directing Lake Placid, Steve Miner had directed Halloween H20: 20 Years Later, released in 1998, Big Bully (1996), Forever Young (1992), Warlock (1989), Soul Man (1986), and House (1986). Since, he directed Day of the Dead, released in 2008.
What was the release date of "Lake Placid":
Lake Placid was first released on Friday, July 16, 1999, in the United States. Another film released on Friday, July 16, 1999 is The Velocity of Gary (dir. Dan Ireland). This was twenty (20) years ago.
It has been released on Friday, March 31, 2000 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, July 05, 2000 in France; Thursday, February 24, 2000 in Germany; Friday, March 17, 2000 in Italy; Friday, January 28, 2000 in Spain; Thursday, October 28, 1999 in Australia and on Saturday, April 01, 2000 in Japan.
What is the casting of "Lake Placid":
At the casting of Lake Placid we find Bill Pullman, previously seen in The End of Violence (1997) and Independence Day (1996); Bridget Fonda (Finding Graceland (1998), A Simple Plan (1998)); Oliver Platt (Doctor Dolittle (1998), Bulworth (1998)) [ more... ]
- Ty Olsson and David Lewis also appeared together in Firewall, released in 2006.
- Natassia Malthe and David Lewis also worked together in Halloween: Resurrection, released in 2002.
- Bill Pullman and Ty Olsson can also be seen in Ignition, released in 2001.
- Ty Olsson and David Lewis can both be seen in Deck the Halls, released in 2006.
What is the Storyline of "Lake Placid":
An officer of Maine Fish and Game researching American beaver populations is scuba diving in Black Lake, Aroostook County, Maine, when he is savagely attacked and bitten in half by something unseen in the water. A tooth is found in the diver's remains and, as it appears to be a prehistoric fossil, a request is made for assistance to the Natural History Museum in New York City. Paleontologist Kelly Scott (Bridget Fonda) gets the job, mainly because her boss, with whom she has had an office affair, wants her [...]
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