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Released on January 23 of 1998 in the USA, "Phantoms" (also known as "Dean Koontz's Phantoms") is a Thriller/Horror/Drama film directed by Joe Chappelle . Ben Affleck is starring, alongside Peter O'Toole, Rose McGowan, Joanna Going, Liev Schreiber and Nicky Katt.

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Who directed "Phantoms":

Phantoms was directed by Joe Chappelle, a director, and writer.

Before making Phantoms, Joe Chappelle had directed Hellraiser: Bloodline, released in 1996, Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995), Thieves Quartet (1994).

When was "Phantoms" released:

Phantoms was initially released on Friday, January 23, 1998, in the United States. Also released on this day were Digging to China (dir. Timothy Hutton), The Gingerbread Man (dir. Robert Altman), Spice World (dir. Bob Spiers), and Swept from the Sea (dir. Beeban Kidron). This was twenty-one (21) years ago.

It has been released on February, 1999 in the United Kingdom; Thursday, August 06, 1998 in Germany; Friday, July 21, 2000 in Italy; Friday, September 04, 1998 in Spain; Thursday, June 04, 1998 in Australia and on Saturday, May 27, 2000 in Japan.

What is the casting of "Phantoms":

At the casting of Phantoms we find Ben Affleck, previously seen in Good Will Hunting (1997) and Office Killer (1997); Peter O'Toole (FairyTale: A True Story (1997), The Seventh Coin (1993)); Rose McGowan (Lewis & Clark & George (1997), Going All the Way (1997)) [ more... ]

  • Robert Knepper and John Hammil also appeared in Young Guns II, released in 1990.
  • Liev Schreiber and Ben Affleck can be seen in The Sum of All Fears, released in 2002.
  • Nicky Katt and Rose McGowan also appeared in Grindhouse, released in 2007.
  • Nicky Katt and Rose McGowan can both be seen in Planet Terror, released in 2007.

What is the Storyline of "Phantoms":

Jenny Paige (Going) brings her sister Lisa (McGowan) to the resort town of Snowfield, Colorado, a small ski resort village nestled in the Sierra-Nevada Mountains where Jenny works as a doctor. Once in town, the sisters find no one around but a few corpses. At first, their suspicions are that of a serial killer loose in town. After finding the severed heads of the town baker and his wife in an oven, the sisters are found by Sheriff Bryce Hammond (Affleck), a former FBI agent haunted by the death of a boy he [...]

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