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Prom Night

18th July 1980
1h 33m
Paul Lynch

Prom Night is a 1980 Horror Thriller film released on 18th July; Paul Lynch directed the film which stars Jamie Lee Curtis, Mary Beth Rubens, and Casey Stevens. A sequel, Hello Mary Lou: Prom Night II, was released in 1987. A sequel, Hello Mary Lou: Prom Night II, was released in 1987. It was later remade/rebooted as Prom Night in 2008. The film was a box office success, earning a profit of $13,296,236 on its budget.


During a game of hide-and-seek in an abandoned building a child falls out of a window and dies in a tragic accident. Six years later, a masked killer returns to exact revenge on those responsible at their high school senior prom.

Cast (34)

Jamie Lee Curtis in Prom Night (1980) Jamie Lee Curtis Kimberly Hammond
Age at Filming ≈ 21
Mary Beth Rubens in Prom Night (1980) Mary Beth Rubens Kelly Lynch
Casey Stevens in Prom Night (1980) Casey Stevens Nick McBride
Joy Thompson's profile Joy Thompson Jude Cunningham
Anne-Marie Martin in Prom Night (1980) Anne-Marie Martin Wendy Richards
Age at Filming ≈ 22
Leslie Nielsen's profile Leslie Nielsen Mr. Hammond
Age at Filming ≈ 53
George Touliatos in Prom Night (1980) George Touliatos Lt. McBride
Age at Filming ≈ 50
David Bolt's profile David Bolt Weller
Age at Filming ≈ 35
Jeff Wincott in Prom Night (1980) Jeff Wincott Drew Shinnick
Age at Filming ≈ 23
Robert A. Silverman in Prom Night (1980) Robert A. Silverman Mr. Sykes
Age at Filming ≈ 36
Michele Scarabelli's profile Michele Scarabelli Dancer at Prom (uncredited)
Age at Filming ≈ 24
David Gardner's profile David Gardner Dr. Fairchild
Age at Filming ≈ 51
Rob Garrison in Prom Night (1980) Rob Garrison Sayer
Age at Filming ≈ 19
David Mucci in Prom Night (1980) David Mucci Lou Farmer
Antoinette Bower in Prom Night (1980) Antoinette Bower Mrs. Hammond
Age at Filming ≈ 47
Ardon Bess in Prom Night (1980) Ardon Bess Teacher
Brock Simpson's profile Brock Simpson Young Nick
Beth Amos's profile Beth Amos Housekeeper
Age at Filming ≈ 63
Michael Tough's profile Michael Tough Alex Hammond
Nino Calabrese Student (uncredited)
Joyce Kite's profile Joyce Kite Young Kelly
Karen Forbes's profile Karen Forbes Young Jude
Dean Bosacki's profile Dean Bosacki Young Alex
Lee Wildgen Gang Member
Pam Henry's profile Pam Henry Car Hop
Sylvia Martin's profile Sylvia Martin Mrs. Cunningham
Tammy Bourne's profile Tammy Bourne Young Robin
Leslie Scott's profile Leslie Scott Young Wendy
Age at Filming ≈ 11


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Prom Night FAQ

When was Prom Night released?

Prom Night was released 43 years ago, on Friday July 18th, 1980.

Who plays the lead role(s) in Prom Night?

The lead role is played by Jamie Lee Curtis in the role of Kimberly Hammond.

How much did Prom Night cost to make?

The budget was $1,500,000.

How much money did Prom Night make?

The worldwide revenue was $14,796,236.

Is Prom Night on Netflix?

No, Prom Night is not currently available on Netflix in the United States

Is Prom Night on Amazon Prime?

Yes, Prom Night is currently available on Amazon Prime in the United States

Is Prom Night on Disney Plus?

No, Prom Night is not currently available on Disney+ in the United States