Released on February 08 of 1980 in the USA, "The Fog" (also known as "Fog", "Fog - Nebel des Grauens, The", "Nebel des Grauens, Der") is a Fantasy/Horror/Mystery/Thriller film directed by John Carpenter . Adrienne Barbeau and Jamie Lee Curtis are starring, alongside Janet Leigh, John Houseman, Tom Atkins and James Canning.
When the fog rolls in... the terror begins!
Who is the director of "The Fog":
The Fog was directed by John Carpenter, an American writer, actor, director, composer, and producer.
Before directing The Fog, John Carpenter had directed Halloween, released in 1978, Assault on Precinct 13 (1976), Dark Star (1974). Since, he directed Escape from New York, released in 1981, The Thing (1982), Christine (1983), Starman (1984), Big Trouble in Little China (1986), and Prince of Darkness (1987).
When was "The Fog" released:
The Fog was first released in the United States on Friday, February 08, 1980. Other films released on Friday, February 08, 1980 are Cruising (dir. William Friedkin), The Last Married Couple in America (dir. Gilbert Cates), Hero at Large (dir. Martin Davidson), and Midnight Madness (dir. Michael Nankin and David Wechter). This was thirty-nine (39) years ago.
It has been released on Wednesday, March 19, 1980 in France; Thursday, August 28, 1980 in Germany; November, 1999 in Italy and on Saturday, May 24, 1980 in Japan.
What is the casting of "The Fog":
At the casting of The Fog we find Adrienne Barbeau (Escape from New York (1981), The Cannonball Run (1981)); Jamie Lee Curtis (Halloween (1978)); Janet Leigh (Boardwalk (1979), Night of the Lepus (1972)) [ more... ]
- Adrienne Barbeau, Jamie Lee Curtis, Tom Atkins, Charles Cyphers and George 'Buck' Flower also worked together in Escape from New York, released in 1981.
- Hal Holbrook and Adrienne Barbeau, Tom Atkins also worked together in Creepshow, released in 1982.
- Ty Mitchell and Jamie Lee Curtis, Charles Cyphers also appeared together in Halloween II, released in 1981.
- Adrienne Barbeau and Tom Atkins can also be seen in Due occhi diabolici, released in 1990.
What is the Storyline of "The Fog":
The fishing town of Antonio Bay in California is about to celebrate its centennial. With preparations for the celebration underway, the centennial is also marked by a series of ominous events; as the witching hour strikes and the date of the town's centennial begins, various odd phenomena begin to happen all over the sleeping town - objects move by themselves, television sets turn themselves on, gas stations seemingly come to life, and all the public payphones ring simultaneously.
That same night, [...]
No message has yet been posted about The Fog.
Start a Topic
The Fog of War (2003)
1 message - to list:...
Vadim Perelman Takes Over Directing "Timeless"!
1 message - Variety is reporting that Vadim Perelman has taken over directing duties from Phillip Noyce for the science-fiction romance film "Timeless".The story...
The eighth wonder of the world: "King Kong" (2005), a film by Peter Jackson
2 messages - Directed by Peter Jackson, and written by Philippa Boyens, Merian C. Cooper, Peter Jackson, Edgar Wallace and Fran Walsh, «King Kong»...
John Carpenter working on new Gothic Western!
1 message - John Carpenter has said to Fangoria in an interview that he is working on a "Gothic Western". "I'm right now working on a little gothic...
( 1992 )Shadows and Fog
Directed by: W. Allen, starring W. Allen, M. Farrow, J. Malkovich, Madonna...
( 1955 )Footsteps in the Fog
Directed by: A. Lubin, starring S. Granger, J. Simmons, B. Travers, F. Currie...
( 1952 )Lady in the Fog
Directed by: S. Newfield, starring C. Romero, L. Maxwell, B. O'Farrell, G. Keen...
Resources: AVCO Embassy Pictures, EDI, Wikipedia and contributions from movie fans. Anyone can submit additionnal information and corrections, you can post a message into the forum, or you can contact me by e-mail. Information and materials are submitted by users and thus may not always contain up-to-date and correct information, so do not hesite to report mistakes, and submit corrections.Thank you!. Direct editing is no longer available, sorry.