Twilight Zone: The Movie1983
Starring Albert Brooks, "Twilight Zone: The Movie" (also known as "Unheimliche Schattenlichter", "Ai confini della realtà") is a Horror/Fantasy/Science Fiction/Thriller film directed by Joe Dante, John Landis, George Miller & Steven Spielberg, and written by John Landis (prologue), George Clayton Johnson (segment 2), and Jerome Bixby (story "It's a Good Life"), released on June 24 of 1983 in the USA.
You're travelling through another dimension. A dimension, not only of sight and sound, but of mind. A journey into a wondrous land whose boundaries are that of imagination. Next stop, the Twilight Zone!
Who directed "Twilight Zone: The Movie":
Twilight Zone: The Movie was directed by Joe Dante, John Landis, George Miller and Steven Spielberg.
Joe Dante is an American director, actor, producer, and writer. Before Twilight Zone: The Movie, he had directed The Howling, released in 1981, Rock 'n' Roll High School (1979), Piranha (1978), Hollywood Boulevard (1976). Since, Joe Dante directed Gremlins, released in 1984, Explorers (1985), Innerspace (1987), Amazon Women on the Moon (1987), The 'burbs (1989), and Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990).
John Landis is an American actor, director, writer, and producer. Before directing Twilight Zone: The Movie, he had directed National Lampoon's Animal House, released in 1978, Schlock (1973). Since, John Landis directed Trading Places, released in 1983, Into the Night (1985), ¡Three Amigos! (1986), Amazon Women on the Moon (1987), Coming to America (1988), and Oscar (1991).
George Miller is an Australian director, producer, writer, screenwriter, and actor. Before Twilight Zone: The Movie, he had directed Mad Max 2, released in 1981, Mad Max (1979). Since, George Miller directed Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome, released in 1985, The Witches of Eastwick (1987), Lorenzo's Oil (1992), Babe: Pig in the City (1998), Happy Feet (2006), and Happy Feet Two (2011).
Steven Spielberg is an American producer, director, writer, screenwriter, and actor. Before Twilight Zone: The Movie, he had directed E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial, released in 1982, Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), 1941 (1979), Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977), Jaws (1975), and The Sugarland Express (1974). Since, Steven Spielberg directed Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, released in 1984, The Color Purple (1985), Empire of the Sun (1987), Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989), Always (1989), and Hook (1991).
When was "Twilight Zone: The Movie" released:
Twilight Zone: The Movie was first released in the United States on Friday, June 24, 1983. Other films released on Friday, June 24, 1983 are Porky's II: The Next Day (dir. Bob Clark) and Yellowbeard (dir. Mel Damski). This was thirty-six (36) years ago.
It has been released on Wednesday, February 01, 1984 in France; Friday, January 20, 1984 in Germany and on Thursday, August 18, 1983 in Australia.
What is the cast of "Twilight Zone: The Movie":
At the casting of Twilight Zone: The Movie we find Albert Brooks, previously seen in Private Benjamin (1980) and Taxi Driver (1976)
What is the Storyline of "Twilight Zone: The Movie":
The film starts with a driver (Albert Brooks) and his passenger (Dan Aykroyd) driving very late at night, singing along to Creedence Clearwater Revival's cover of "Midnight Special" on a cassette, and the song ends when the tape breaks. The driver talks about a scary game he finds amusing: he switches off the car's headlights and drives in the dark. After the passenger admits he's uncomfortable, the driver laughs it off and keeps the lights on. With no tape or radio, the pair start a Name That Tune [...]
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