Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)
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Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)

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San Francisco is under full-scale attack by mysterious alien seed pods in this stylish remake of the 1956 Don Siegel science-fiction classic. As a legion of "zombies" grow, and a hunted group of survivors are soon the only humans left in San Francisco to … View More
Genres Action, Horror, Suspense, Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Director Philip Kaufman
Starring Donald Sutherland, Leonard Nimoy, Brooke Adams, Veronica Cartwright View More
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Movie Summary

San Francisco is under full-scale attack by mysterious alien seed pods in this stylish remake of the 1956 Don Siegel science-fiction classic. As a legion of "zombies" grow, and a hunted group of survivors are soon the only humans left in San Francisco to alert the world.
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Movie Details

Genres Action, Horror, Suspense, Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Director Philip Kaufman
Starring Donald Sutherland, Leonard Nimoy, Brooke Adams, Veronica Cartwright, Jeff Goldblum, Robert Duvall, Lelia Goldoni, Kevin McCarthy, Art Hindle
Studio Name MGM
Release Date 1978
VUDU Release Date 11/07/2008
Rating PG About Ratings
Running Time 115 minutes
Language English
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