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The Keep
Directed by:
Michael Mann

Directed by Michael Mann, and written by Michael Mann (screenplay), "The Keep" (also known as "Unheimliche Macht, Die") is a Horror/Thriller film, released in the USA on December 16 of 1983 . Scott Glenn is starring, alongside Alberta Watson, Jürgen Prochnow, Robert Prosky, Gabriel Byrne and Ian McKellen.

THEY WERE ALL DRAWN TO THE KEEP. The soldiers who brought death. The father and daughter fighting for life. The people who have always feared it. And the one man who knows its secret... THE KEEP Tonight, they will all face the evil.

Who directed "The Keep":

The Keep was directed by Michael Mann, an American producer, director, writer, and actor.

Before directing The Keep, Michael Mann had directed Thief, released in 1981. Since, he directed Manhunter, released in 1986, The Last of the Mohicans (1992), Heat (1995), The Insider (1999), Ali (2001), and Collateral (2004).

What was the release date of "The Keep":

The Keep was initially released on Friday, December 16, 1983, in the United States. Other films released on Friday, December 16, 1983 are To Be or Not to Be (dir. Alan Johnson) and Uncommon Valor (dir. Ted Kotcheff). This was thirty-five (35) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, May 02, 1984 in France and on Saturday, September 01, 1984 in Australia.

What is the cast of "The Keep":

At the casting of The Keep we find Scott Glenn, previously seen in The Right Stuff (1983) and The Challenge (1982); Alberta Watson (The Soldier (1982), Fukkatsu no hi (1980)); Jürgen Prochnow (Das Boot (1981), Die Konsequenz (1977)) [ more... ]

  • David Cardy and Rosalie Crutchley can be seen in Little Dorrit, released in 1988.
  • Ian McKellen and Wolf Kahler also appeared in Priest of Love, released in 1981.
  • Ian McKellen and Robert Prosky can also be seen in Last Action Hero, released in 1993.

What is the Storyline of "The Keep":

The film focuses on a deserted citadel (the ?Keep? of the title) in WWII Romania within which lies entrapped a dangerous and malevolent entity named Radu Molasar. When the German Wehrmacht occupies the castle to control the Dinu Mountain Pass, Molasar is unwittingly unleashed from deep within the innermost recesses of the citadel by a pair of treasure-seeking soldiers and he consumes their life energy. A detachment of Einsatzkommandos then arrives to deal with what is thought to be partisan activity. The [...]

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