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The Fog

8th February 1980
1h 30m
5/10 MetaCritic 55/100 Rotten Tomatoes 75% IMDb 6.8/10 Avg: 6.2/10

An unearthly fog rolls into a small coastal town exactly 100 years after a ship mysteriously sank in its waters.

If you started watching this film now, it would finish at approximately 11:46pm.
Filmaholics generally rate this film as okay and describe it as Overrated.
The Fog poster

Cast and Crew

Adrienne Barbeau
Adrienne Barbeau Stevie Wayne
Approx Filming Approx Age ≈ 34
Tom Atkins
Tom Atkins Nick Castle
Approx Filming Approx Age ≈ 44
Jamie Lee Curtis
Jamie Lee Curtis Elizabeth Solley
Approx Filming Approx Age ≈ 21
Janet Leigh
Janet Leigh Kathy Williams
Approx Filming Approx Age ≈ 52
Hal Holbrook
Hal Holbrook Father Malone
Approx Filming Approx Age ≈ 54
Rob Bottin
Approx Filming Approx Age ≈ 20
Tommy Lee Wallace
Approx Filming Approx Age ≈ 30
Debra Hill
Approx Filming Approx Age ≈ 29
Darwin Joston
Approx Filming Approx Age ≈ 42
John Carpenter
John Carpenter
Approx Filming Approx Age ≈ 31
Darrow Igus
Approx Filming Approx Age ≈ 31
Jim Haynie
Approx Filming Approx Age ≈ 39
George 'Buck' Flower
George 'Buck' Flower
Approx Filming Approx Age ≈ 42
James Canning
Approx Filming Approx Age ≈ 33
Nancy Kyes
Nancy Kyes Sandy Fadel
Approx Filming Approx Age ≈ 30
John Houseman Mr. Machen
Approx Filming Approx Age ≈ 77
Charles Cyphers
Charles Cyphers Dan O'Bannon
Approx Filming Approx Age ≈ 40

Cinematography

Dean Cundey

Screenwriters

Debra Hill John Carpenter

Special Effects

Richard Albain Jr.

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This film is currently popular with Finnish and British Filmaholics.

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Remade/Rebooted As
The Fog (2005)

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100% Overrated

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