Released in the USA on October 27 of 1989, "Shocker" (also known as "Sotto shock", "Shocker: No More Mr. Nice Guy") is a Horror film directed by Wes Craven . Michael Murphy and Peter Berg are starring, alongside Mitch Pileggi, Sam Scarber, Keith Anthony-Lubow-Bellamy and Heather Langenkamp.
No more Mr. Nice Guy
Who is the director of "Shocker":
Shocker was directed by Wes Craven, an American director, writer, producer, and actor.
Before making Shocker, Wes Craven had directed The Serpent and the Rainbow, released in 1988, Deadly Friend (1986), The Hills Have Eyes Part II (1985), A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984), Swamp Thing (1982), and Deadly Blessing (1981). Since, he directed The People Under the Stairs, released in 1991, New Nightmare (1994), Vampire in Brooklyn (1995), Scream (1996), Scream 2 (1997), and Music of the Heart (1999).
When was "Shocker" released:
Shocker was initially released on Friday, October 27, 1989, in the United States. Also released on this day were Dad (dir. Gary David Goldberg), Kill Me Again (dir. John Dahl), and Immediate Family (dir. Jonathan Kaplan). This was twenty-nine (29) years ago.
It has been released on Wednesday, January 31, 1990 in France; Thursday, February 22, 1990 in Australia and on Saturday, November 10, 1990 in Japan.
What is the cast of "Shocker":
At the casting of Shocker we find Michael Murphy, previously seen in She's Out of Control (1989) and Salvador (1986); Peter Berg (Heart of Dixie (1989), Tale of Two Sisters (1989)); Mitch Pileggi (Return of the Living Dead Part II (1988), Death Wish 4: The Crackdown (1987)) [ more... ]
- Mitch Pileggi and Michael Murphy, Peter Berg also appeared in Shocker, released in 2009.
- Heather Langenkamp and Jessica Craven can be seen in New Nightmare, released in 1994.
What is the Storyline of "Shocker":
A serial killer is on the loose in a Los Angeles suburb, and a television repairman with a pronounced limp named Horace Pinker (Mitch Pileggi) becomes the prime suspect. When the investigating detective, Lt. Don Parker (Michael Murphy), gets too close, Pinker murders Parker's wife, daughter, and his biological son. However, his adopted son Jonathan (Peter Berg) develops a strange connection to Pinker through his dreams and leads Parker to Pinker's rundown shop. In a shootout in which several officers are [...]
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