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The Dead Zone
Directed by:
David Cronenberg

Released in the USA on October 21 of 1983, "The Dead Zone" (also known as "Dead Zone - Der Attent├Ąter", "Stephen Kings Dead Zone", "Zona morta, La") is a Drama/Fantasy/Horror/Mystery/Thriller film directed by David Cronenberg, and written by Jeffrey Boam (screenplay) . Christopher Walken and Brooke Adams are starring, alongside Tom Skerritt, Herbert Lom, Anthony Zerbe and Colleen Dewhurst.

In his mind, he has the power to see the future. In his hands, he has the power to change it.

Who is the director of "The Dead Zone":

The Dead Zone was directed by David Cronenberg, a Canadian director, writer, actor, producer, and cinematographer.

Before directing The Dead Zone, David Cronenberg had directed Videodrome, released in 1983, Scanners (1981), The Brood (1979), Fast Company (1979), Crimes of the Future (1970), and Stereo (1969). Since, he directed The Fly, released in 1986, Dead Ringers (1988), Naked Lunch (1991), M. Butterfly (1993), Crash (1996), and eXistenZ (1999).

What was the release date of "The Dead Zone":

The Dead Zone was initally released in the United States on Friday, October 21, 1983. Also released on this day were Americana (dir. David Carradine), All the Right Moves (dir. Michael Chapman), and The Right Stuff (dir. Philip Kaufman). This was thirty-five (35) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, March 07, 1984 in France; Friday, May 18, 1984 in Germany; Thursday, April 19, 1984 in Australia and on Saturday, June 20, 1987 in Japan.

Who is at the casting of "The Dead Zone":

At the casting of The Dead Zone we find Christopher Walken, previously seen in Brainstorm (1983) and Pennies from Heaven (1981); Brooke Adams (Cuba (1979), A Man, a Woman and a Bank (1979)); Tom Skerritt (Silence of the North (1981), Savage Harvest (1981)) [ more... ]

  • Ken Pogue and Sean Sullivan, Jackie Burroughs can be seen in The Grey Fox, released in 1982.
  • Ken Pogue and Tom Skerritt, Sean Sullivan also appeared in Silence of the North, released in 1981.
  • Christopher Walken and Colleen Dewhurst can also be seen in Annie Hall, released in 1977.

What is the Storyline of "The Dead Zone":

In the town of Castle Rock, Maine, Johnny Smith (Christopher Walken), a young New England schoolteacher, is in love with his colleague Sarah Bracknell (Brooke Adams). After having a bad headache following a ride on the roller-coaster, Sarah asks if he wants to spend the night with her but he politely declines. As he drives home through stormy weather, he is involved in a serious car accident due to hitting a detached truck trailer, that sends him into a coma. He awakes under the care of neurologist Dr. Sam [...]

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