Graveyard Shift
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Title: Graveyard Shift
Directed by: Ralph S. Singleton
Written by: John Esposito
Produced by: William J. Dunn; Anthony Labonte; Joan V. Singleton; Ralph S. Singleton; Bonnie Sugar; Larry Sugar
Music by: Brian Banks; Anthony Marinelli
Cinematography: Peter Stein
Edited by: Jim Gross; Randy Jon Morgan
Distributed by: Paramount Pictures
Released: October 26th, 1990
Rating: R
Running time: 89 min.
Country: USA
Language: English

Graveyard Shift is an American feature film of the horror genre. It was directed by Ralph S. Singleton with a screenplay written by John Esposito based on a short story by Stephen King. It was produced by Paramount Pictures and premiered theatrically in the United States on October 16th, 1990.

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Notes[edit | edit source]

  • The tagline for this film is "Stephen King took you to the edge with The Shining and Pet Sematary. This time...... he pushes you over".
  • Graveyard Shift is an adaptation of a short story by author Stephen King. It was first published in the October 1970 issue of Cavalier magazine, and later collected in King's 1978 collection Night Shift.
  • The central setting of this film is Maine in the present day. The movie was also filmed in parts of Brewer, Bangor, and Harmony, Maine. Scenes of the textile mill were filmed at Bartlettyarns Inc., which is a yarn mill in Harmony.

Explicit content[edit | edit source]

  • Female partial nudity: Partially naked woman on a poster in a bar.
  • Gore: Animals eating through flesh. Stabbings/Slashings. Blood spray.
  • Profanity: Persistent use of very strong language.

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References[edit | edit source]

Axe | Cemetery | Coffin | Dead animals | Dogs | Eaten alive | Head injury | Mutant | Rats | Severed hand | Skeleton | Skull | Stabbing | Strangulation

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