BLACKARK MAGAZINE

Pre-show clips and trailers “Cronenberg Double Dead”

THE GUEST
J. BLAKE FICHERA
AUTHOR OF:
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HOST OF:

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THE FILMS

 

DEAD RINGERS (1988)

Cast

Jeremy Irons as Beverly Mantle / Elliot Mantle
Jonathan and Nicholas Haley as young Beverly / Elliot
Geneviève Bujold as Claire Niveau
Heidi von Palleske as Cary
Barbara Gordon as Danuta
Shirley Douglas as Laura
Stephen Lack as Anders Wolleck
Nick Nichols as Leo
Lynne Cormack as Arlene
Damir Andrei as Birchall
Miriam Newhouse as Mrs. Bookman
Jill Hennessy as Mimsy
Jacqueline Hennessy as Coral
(Jill and Jacqueline Hennessy, themselves identical twins, made their film debut as twin escorts)

 

MOVIE INFO

Directed by David Cronenberg
Produced by Marc Boyman
David Cronenberg
Written by David Cronenberg
Norman Snider
Based on Twins
by Bari Wood
Jack Geasland
Music by Howard Shore
Cinematography Peter Suschitzky
Edited by Ronald Sanders
Production
company
Morgan Creek Productions
Telefilm Canada
Mantle Clinic II
Distributed by 20th Century Fox
Release date
September 8, 1988 (TIFF)
September 23, 1988 (United States)
Running time
115 minutes
Country Canada
United States
Language English
Budget $13 million
Box office $8 million

 

TRAILER

 

INTRO

 

CLIPS

 

INTERVIEWS

 

THE DEAD ZONE (1983)

Cast

Christopher Walken as Johnny Smith
Brooke Adams as Sarah Bracknell
Tom Skerritt as Sheriff George Bannerman
Herbert Lom as Dr. Sam Weizak
Anthony Zerbe as Roger Stuart
Colleen Dewhurst as Henrietta Dodd
Martin Sheen as Greg Stillson
Nicholas Campbell as Deputy Frank Dodd
Simon Craig as Chris Stuart
Géza Kovács as Sonny

MOVIE INFO

Directed by David Cronenberg
Screenplay by Jeffrey Boam
Based on The Dead Zone
by Stephen King 
Music by Michael Kamen
Cinematography Mark Irwin
Edited by Ronald Sanders
Production
company
Dino De Laurentiis Company[1]
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
(North America)
De Laurentiis Entertainment Group
(International)
Release date
October 21, 1983
Running time
103 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $10 million
Box office $20.8 million

TRAILER

CLIPS

 

INTERVIEW WITH CRONENBERG (and Landis and Carpenter) from 1982, just prior to The Dead Zone being flmed