The Relic1997

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The Relic
Directed by:
Peter Hyams

Starring Penelope Ann Miller, Tom Sizemore, Linda Hunt, James Whitmore, Clayton Rohner and Chi Moui Lo, "The Relic" (also known as "Relikt - Das Museum der Angst, Das", "Relic - L'evoluzione del terrore", "Relikt, Das") is a Horror/Thriller film directed by Peter Hyams, and written by Amy Holden Jones (screenplay), released in the USA on January 10 of 1997.

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Who is the director of "The Relic":

The Relic was directed by Peter Hyams, an American director, cinematographer, writer, and producer.

Before directing The Relic, Peter Hyams had directed Sudden Death, released in 1995, Timecop (1994), Stay Tuned (1992), The Presidio (1988), Running Scared (1986), and 2010 (1984). Since, he directed End of Days, released in 1999, The Musketeer (2001), Beyond a Reasonable Doubt (2009).

What was the release date of "The Relic":

The Relic was initally released in the United States on Friday, January 10, 1997. Other films released on Friday, January 10, 1997 are The House of Yes (dir. Mark Waters) and Turbulence (dir. Robert Butler). This was twenty-two (22) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, May 16, 1997 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, January 29, 1997 in France; Thursday, May 01, 1997 in Germany; Wednesday, April 02, 1997 in Spain; Thursday, May 08, 1997 in Australia and on Saturday, May 31, 1997 in Japan.

Who is at the casting of "The Relic":

At the casting of The Relic we find Penelope Ann Miller, previously seen in The Shadow (1994) and Carlito's Way (1993); Tom Sizemore (Heat (1995), Devil in a Blue Dress (1995)); Linda Hunt (Pocahontas (1995), Prêt-à-Porter (1994)) [ more... ]

  • Chi Moui Lo and Penelope Ann Miller, Linda Hunt can also be seen in Kindergarten Cop, released in 1990.
  • Clayton Rohner and Lewis Van Bergen also appeared in Caroline at Midnight, released in 1994.
  • Thomas Ryan and Francis X. McCarthy can be seen in Summer School, released in 1987.

What is the Storyline of "The Relic":

John Whitney, an anthropologist for the Museum of Natural History in Chicago is studying a newly-discovered tribe in South America, and drinks a soup made for him by the tribesmen. A short time later, he is seen accosting the captain of a merchant ship, inquiring after a shipment that he sent back to Chicago. When the captain informs him that the crates have already left, Whitney despairs at the news.

Six weeks later, the ship arrives on the Illinois River, with its crew missing. Chicago PD [...]

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