Gremlins (1984)

Don't get him wet, keep him out of bright light, and never feed him after midnight.

  • Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Comedy
  • Release Date: 1984-06-07
  • User Rating: 7.1/10 from 3491 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 46min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Amblin Entertainment
  • Production Country: United States of America
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When Billy Peltzer is given a strange but adorable pet named Gizmo for Christmas, he inadvertently breaks the three important rules of caring for a Mogwai, and unleashes a horde of mischievous gremlins on a small town.

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  • Zach Galligan

    as Billy Peltzer
  • Phoebe Cates

    as Kate Beringer
  • Hoyt Axton

    as Randall Peltzer
  • Frances Lee McCain

    as Lynn Peltzer
  • Corey Feldman

    as Pete Fountaine
  • Keye Luke

    as Grandfather (Mr. Wing)
  • John Louie

    as Chinese Boy
  • Dick Miller

    as Murray Futterman
  • Jackie Joseph

    as Sheila Futterman
  • Polly Holliday

    as Ruby Deagle
  • Judge Reinhold

    as Gerald Hopkins
  • Edward Andrews

    as Mr. Corben
  • Belinda Balaski

    as Mrs. Joe Harris
  • Scott Brady

    as Sheriff Frank
  • Don Steele

    as Rockin' Ricky Rialto (voice)
  • Susan Burgess

    as Little Girl
  • Harry Carey, Jr.

    as Mr. Anderson
  • Donald Elson

    as Man on Street
  • Howie Mandel

    as Gizmo (voice)
  • Jonathan Banks

    as Deputy Brent
  • Bob Bergen

    as Mogway/Gremlins (voice)
  • Frank Welker

    as Stripe/Mogwai/Gremlins (voice)
  • Glynn Turman

    as Roy Hanson
  • Chuck Jones

    as Mr. Jones
Writing Chris Columbus Screenplay
Production Michael Finnell Producer
Production Steven Spielberg Executive Producer
Sound Jerry Goldsmith Original Music Composer
Sound Noel Regney Original Music Composer
Camera John Hora Director of Photography
Editing Tina Hirsch Editor
Production Susan Arnold Casting
Art James H. Spencer Production Design
Art Jackie Carr Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Greg LaCava Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Cheri Ruff Hairstylist
Sound Richard L. Anderson Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Kenneth Hall Music Editor
Crew Bob MacDonald Jr. Special Effects
Crew Mike H. McGaughy Stunt Coordinator
Crew Rudy Doucette Stunts
Directing Joe Dante Director
Production Frank Marshall Executive Producer
Production Kathleen Kennedy Executive Producer
Crew Rosemary Johnston Stunts
Crew Mike H. McGaughy Stunts
Crew Gene McLaughlin Stunts
Production Phil Rawlins Unit Production Manager
Directing James Quinn First Assistant Director
Directing Carol Green Second Assistant Director
Directing Kenneth Gilbert Script Supervisor
Camera Ralph Nelson Still Photographer
Sound Douglas Vaughan Boom Operator
Lighting Norman Harris Gaffer
Sound Bill Varney Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Steve Maslow Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Kevin O’Connell Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art Michael Muscarella Construction Coordinator
Camera Richard Moran Key Grip
Art William F. Matthews Set Designer
Crew Rob Harris Unit Publicist
Editing Tom Finan Assistant Editor
Editing Donah Bassett Negative Cutter