- imDb Rating: 6.6 (81,951 Votes)
- Metascore: 58
- Rated: R
- Released: 09 Nov 1988
- Runtime: 87 min
- Genre: Horror, Thriller
- Director: Tom Holland
- Writer: Don Mancini (story), Don Mancini (screenplay), John Lafia (screenplay), Tom Holland (screenplay)
- Actors: Catherine Hicks, Chris Sarandon, Alex Vincent, Brad Dourif
- Language: English
- Country: USA
- Awards: 2 wins & 3 nominations.
- DVD: 14 Aug 2001
- Box Office: N/A
- Production: United Artists
- Website: N/A
Recent Newsvia NewsAPI
View More Related News
The tech that changed us: A decade in review
If there's anything I've realized about all of the technology that's come out over the decade, it's that we, as humans, are very spoiled. From a home appliance that magically whips up meals with pressure to a car that drives for you, it's tough to say any of …
If there's anything I've realized about all of the technology that's come out over the decade, it's that we, as humans, are very spoiled. From a home appliance that magically whips up meals with pressure to a car that drives for you, it's tough to say any of … [+9783 chars]
All the books, TV shows and movies Stephen King recommended in 2019
If you count yourself as a hardcore Stephen King fan, chances are you've probably read a decent chunk of the horror master's work. But have you read the stuff he's been reading? Or watching, for that matter? Anyone who's dipped in to King's On Writing memoir …
If you count yourself as a hardcore Stephen King fan, chances are you've probably read a decent chunk of the horror master's work. But have you read the stuff he's been reading? Or watching, for that matter? Anyone who's dipped in to King's On Writing memoi… [+13117 chars]
Responsible Child: Can a 10-year-old be a cold-blooded murderer?
A new BBC drama tells the story of a 12-year-old boy on trial for murder, who was tried as an adult.
Image copyrightBBC/Kudos/ Ed Miller When you're 10 years old you can't legally drink, smoke, vote, get married or even buy a pet. You're in year five or six at primary school. You're legally a child. But you can be put on trial as an adult for murder. Tha… [+8952 chars]
Reminder: Donate to win swag in our annual Charity Drive sweepstakes
Add to $15,000 raised so far and get a chance to win great swag!
Enlarge/ Just some of the prizes you could win by entering our Charity Drive sweepstakes. 0 with 0 posters participating Here in the season of giving, hundreds of Ars readers have already given nearly $15,000 to the EFF and/or Child's Play in this year's Ar… [+1794 chars]
Give back by making a donation to your favorite charity with the Play Store
It's that time of the year where the carolers are making their rounds and mostly everyone is in a cheerful and giving mood. For the last year or so, Google has made it easy for Android users to make donations to some of their favorite charities, and you can d…
It's that time of the year where the carolers are making their rounds and mostly everyone is in a cheerful and giving mood. For the last year or so, Google has made it easy for Android users to make donations to some of their favorite charities, and you can d… [+2089 chars]
Tutorials, Tips and Tricks for New iPad Owners
Get a new iPad, iPad mini, iPad Air or iPad Pro for the holidays? If so, you may want to check out our extensive collection of iPad how tos and guides to learn the ins and outs of your new tablet. Even if you've had an iPad before, if you're upgrading to a ne…
Apple is separating the new smartphones into its usual low-cost versus high-cost categories, with big differences between the two models coming down to the camera, display, and battery life.
1 Year After Losing Its Hospital, A Rural Town Is Determined To Survive
Anger and fear have turned to pragmatic hope in the year since the people of Fort Scott, Kan., lost their hospital to corporate downsizing. A community health center remains. So far, so good.
Eliza Oliver helps her daughter, Taelyn, step down from the exam table after a wellness check at the Community Health Center of Southeast Kansas in Fort Scott, Kan. The child's doctor now has a medical scribe to takes notes. The visit this time seemed more "p… [+11980 chars]
This affordable subscription box for babies and toddlers support my daughter's development with fun and educational projects designed by experts
KiwiCo has subscription boxes for kids of all ages (and even adults), and each box contains fun and educational projects. Its newest box, the Panda Crate, is a subscription box for babies and toddlers (0 to 24 months) that is designed by child development exp…
The "Solve With Me" box came with four different activities, all designed to help toddlers learn shapes. Alicia Betz/Business Insider As a work-at-home mom, I often feel overwhelmed making sure I'm teaching my daughter everything she needs to know and appro… [+5737 chars]
I never let my daughter sit on Santa's lap. Now she's old enough to tell me that I made the right choice.
Over the holidays, children across the world will visit Santa Claus and open up to him about their deepest wishes. Writer Estelle Erasmus never allowed her daughter to sit on Santa's lap because it communicates to children that it's OK to confide in strangers…
Many parents today start teaching their children about body boundaries, tricky people, and consent from a young age, as soon as they're able to begin to understand these concepts. Yet every December, all that heartfelt advice often goes out the window. We i… [+3770 chars]
This robot teaches kids as young as 5 years old how to code without the use of screens — I recommend it to anyone looking for an affordable STEM robot
A high-quality STEM toy engages your child's imagination in open-ended play, teaches them useful STEM concepts, and is fun enough to keep your youngster coming back. I like Learning Resources' Botley the Coding Robot because it's easy enough for my 5-year-old…
Botley the Coding Robot is a STEM toy my 5-year-old son can play with independently. He likes to set up Rube Goldberg-like courses with the dominos, hammer, balls, slide, and rotating gate. James Brains/Business Insider As a parent, my constant struggle is … [+8234 chars]
36 photos of elaborate playhouses that have electricity, princess-worthy towers, and price tags of up to $400,000
Would you pay more than $400,000 for a playhouse straight out of a fairy tale? Charmed Playhouses specializes in crafting stunning, over-the-top playhouses inspired by your child's favorite Disney princesses, "Harry Potter," "Star Wars," and more. These magic…
These aren't the run-of-the-mill plastic playscapes you might have had as a child. Charmed Playhouses is bringing childhood dreams to life with intricately designed playhouses that have electricity, running water, turrets, multiple stories, and more. Founde… [+499 chars]
31 gifts for kids of all ages that you can still get in time for Christmas
Kids can have a lot of demands around the holidays — there are so many new toys, and they're in the know about all of them thanks to friends and toy reviewers on YouTube. To help lessen the stress of holiday shopping, we rounded up 31 toys and gifts for kids …
8 steps to get your baby to sleep well while traveling, from darkening the room to bringing a reminder of home
The most challenging part of traveling with a baby is often getting them to fall asleep in a strange environment. Experts recommend bringing something familiar from home, sticking to a routine, and sometimes, just waiting out a few difficult nights. When trav…
12 clues you may have missed that hinted at Rey's true identity in the 'Star Wars' sequel trilogy
Warning: There are major spoilers ahead for " Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker " so if you haven't seen the movie, look away. "Star Wars: Episode IX" finally tells us if Rey is a Skywalker, Kenobi, Palpatine, or a nobody. She's a Palpatine. From connections f…
The most mind-blowing human health discoveries of 2019
In 2019, science and health experts learned more about the best ways to eat, how immune cells can be programmed to fight cancer, and why vaping might be more dangerous than we thought. Here are 26 of the most mind-blowing health discoveries of the year, in nu…
The 57 best products and services we discovered in 2019
It's the end of another year, which means it's time for the Insider Picks team to reflect on the best products we discovered and tried in 2019. After testing countless products and services, we narrowed down our 2019 favorites to these 57 standouts. They were…
How Elf on the Shelf Became a Surveillance State Apparatus
It is a silent observer, a CCTV camera with pointy ears.
Dr. Laura Pinto, whose research focuses on educational policy and practice, was among the first to shine a light on one of the strangest and most disturbing toys on the market, the Elf on the Shelf. Starting with a video connecting the toy to Foucaults writin… [+8231 chars]
Best gifts for tween girls in 2020: Great ideas for 10-, 11- and 12-year-olds - CNET
Whether she's a daughter, a sister, a cousin or a friend, finding a gift for the tween girl in your life can be difficult, but our list will help you find something perfect.
Tween girls are in a unique spot in their lives -- they're not quite kids, but they're not yet teenagers. As such, this age calls for super creative and thoughtful gifts, but what are the best gifts for 10-, 11-, and 12-year-old girls? We've tracked down the… [+4712 chars]
Here's how to keep your child safe online in Minecraft
Minecraft is "Better Together," but only when we're safe together. Minecraft is often lauded as one of the best games for family fun of all time, and there are few games as pleasant for children to play. However, Minecraft being safe doesn't make the internet…
Source: Windows Central Minecraft is often lauded as one of the best games for family fun of all time, and there are few games as pleasant for children to play. However, Minecraft being safe doesn't make the internet any moreso, meaning concerned parents may… [+12470 chars]
Child's Play TV Show Ordered To Series At Syfy--What Is Chucky About?
After first announcing it was in the works a year ago, Syfy's Child's Play adaptation, titled Chucky, has officially been ordered straight to series. The news was revealed at NBC Universal's TCA winter press tour day. Original franchise creator Don Mancini wi…
After first announcing it was in the works a year ago, Syfy's Child's Play adaptation, titled Chucky, has officially been ordered straight to series. The news was revealed at NBC Universal's TCA winter press tour day. Original franchise creator Don Mancini w… [+1490 chars]