Twilight Zone: The Movie

Four horror and science fiction segments, directed by four famous directors, each of them being a new version of a classic story from Rod Serling’s landmark television series.
Year:

1983

Rated:

PG

Run Time:

101 min

Combined Rating:

5.9

Genre:
Fantasy, Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller
Directed by:
Joe Dante, John Landis, George Miller
Written by:
John Landis, George Clayton Johnson, Richard Matheson
Release Date:
24/06/1983
Main Stars:
IMDb Rating:

6.5

RT Critics Rating:

5.8

RT Users Rating:
Letterboxd Rating:

6.26

Metacritic Rating:
Budget:
$10,000,000
Worldwide Gross:
$29,450,919
Profit / Loss:
Awards:
1 win & 8 nominations
Plot:
Prologue: a driver has a big surprise with his passenger. Segment 1 ("Time Out"): a bigot hates Jews, Black and Asians. One day he will live in World War II, be hunted down by the KKK and get attacked in the Vietnam War and feel the effects of his hatred. Segment 2 ("Kick the Can"): In a nursing home, the elder inhabitants learn that their minds can keep them young. Segment 3 ("It's a Good Life"): a traveler hits a boy in a bicycle with her car and takes the boy home. Soon she learns that the powerful boy brought her home indeed. Segment 4 ("Nightmare at 20,000 feet"): a writer is scared to fly and soon he sees a monstrous creature destroying the airplane engines during a stormy night.
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