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Village of the Damned
Village of the Damned (1995)
Title: Village of the Damned
Directed by: John Carpenter
Written by: David Himmelstein
Produced by: Andre Blay; David Chackler; Sean Daniel; Shep Gordon; James Jacks; Sandy King; Michael Preger; Ted Vernon
Music by: John Carpenter; Dave Davies
Cinematography: Gary B. Kibbe
Edited by: Edward A. Warschilka
Distributed by: Universal Pictures; Alphaville Films
Released: April 28th, 1995
Rating: R
Running time: 99 min.
Country: USA
Language: English
Budget: $22,000,000
Gross: $9,417,567 (US)

Village of the Damned is an American horror film of the science fiction subgenre. It is a remake of the 1960 British film Village of the Damned by Wolf Rilla, which in turn was based on the 1957 novel The Midwich Cuckoos by John Wyndham. The remake is directed by John Carpenter, who is best known for helming films such as Halloween, The Fog and the 1982 remake of The Thing. The screenplay was written by David Himmelstein and the film was produced by Universal Pictures and Alphaville Films. It premiered theatrically in the United States on April 28th, 1995. The film stars Christopher Reeve, Kirstie Alley, Linda Kozlowski, Michael Pare, Meredith Salenger and Mark Hamill.

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  • Actor Christopher Reeve is best known for playing the role of caped superhero Superman in the Superman film series of the 1970s and 80s. Village of the Damned is Reeves' final role before becoming a quadriplegic after being thrown from a horse during an equestrian competition on May 27th, 1995. Reeve passed away nine years later on October 10th, 2004 due to complications from a sepsis.

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