Master of horror John Carpenter (Halloween, The Thing) directs this terrifying battle between humankind and ultimate evil. A group of graduate students and scientists uncover an ancient canister in an abandoned church, but when they open the container, they inadvertently unleash a strange liquid and an evil force on all humanity. As the liquid turns their co-workers into zombies, the remaining members realize they have released the most unspeakable of horrors, Satan himself, thus paving the way for the return of his father — the all-powerful anti-God. Terror mounts as the last two members of the team must fight to save an innocent world from a devilish fury that has festered for over seven million years.

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Prince Of Darkness (1987)

R

Horror · 1h 42m · 7/19/1988

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Before man walked the earth...it slept for centuries. It is evil. It is real. It is awakening.

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Master of horror John Carpenter (Halloween, The Thing) directs this terrifying battle between humankind and ultimate evil. A group of graduate students and scientists uncover an ancient canister in an abandoned church, but when they open the container, they inadvertently unleash a strange liquid and an evil force on all humanity. As the liquid turns their co-workers into zombies, the remaining members realize they have released the most unspeakable of horrors, Satan himself, thus paving the way for the return of his father — the all-powerful anti-God. Terror mounts as the last two members of the team must fight to save an innocent world from a devilish fury that has festered for over seven million years.

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Status

Released

Languages

English, German

Country

United States

Production Companies

Alive Films, Larry Franco Productions

Budget

$3,000,000

Revenue

$14,182,492
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Cast
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Donald Pleasence

Priest
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Betty Ramey

Nun
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Alice Cooper

Street Schizo
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Joanna Merlin

Bag Lady
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Thom Bray

Etchinson
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Robert Grasmere

Frank Wyndham
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Peter Jason

Dr. Paul Leahy
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Jessie Lawrence Ferguson

Calder
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Dirk Blocker

Mullins
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Jessie Ferguson

Dark Figure
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Ken Wright

Lomax
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Anne Marie Howard

Susan Cabot (as Anne Howard)
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Susan Blanchard

Kelly
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Dennis Dun

Walter
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Lisa Blount

Catherine Danforth
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Victor Wong

Prof. Howard Birack
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Jameson Parker

Brian Marsh
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Ann Yen

Lisa
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Helen Kelly

Homeless Woman at the Church (uncredited)
Crew
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John Carpenter

Writer
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John Carpenter

Director
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