The Borrower1991

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The Borrower
Directed by:
John McNaughton

Directed by John McNaughton, and written by Mason Nage (screenplay), "The Borrower" (also known as "Alienkiller", "Cacciatore di teste, Il") is a Comedy/Horror/Science Fiction film, released in the USA on October 19 of 1991 , starring Rae Dawn Chong, Don Gordon, Tom Towles, Antonio Fargas, Neil Giuntoli and Larry Pennell.

Who directed "The Borrower":

The Borrower was directed by John McNaughton, an American director, producer, and writer.

Before The Borrower, John McNaughton had directed Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer, released in 1986. Since, he directed Mad Dog and Glory, released in 1993.

When was "The Borrower" released:

The Borrower was initally released in the United States on Saturday, October 19, 1991.. This was twenty-seven (27) years ago.

It has been released on Sunday, September 08, 1991 in Canada and on Friday, January 31, 1992 in Germany.

Who is at the casting of "The Borrower":

At the casting of The Borrower we find Rae Dawn Chong, previously seen in Far Out Man (1990) and Tales from the Darkside: The Movie (1990); Don Gordon (The Exorcist III (1990), Skin Deep (1989)); Tom Towles (Night of the Living Dead (1990), Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1986)) [ more... ]

  • Tom Towles and Tracy Arnold can be seen in Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer, released in 1986.
  • Richard Wharton and Neil Giuntoli also worked together in Next of Kin, released in 1989.

What is the Storyline of "The Borrower":

The alien's penalty includes that his body is genetically transformed to look like a human's, but since this transformation is not perfect, after a while his body starts to revert back to its original form and his head explodes, prompting him to "borrow" a new head from the next person happening to be present at the time -by squeezing it off with a crab-like claw and placing it on its own neck. Female cop Pierce (Chong) and her partner try to make sense of the ongoing killing spree, which stands out through [...]

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