Maximum Overdrive

Maximum Overdrive (1986)

Stephen King's masterpiece of terror directed by the master himself.

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When a comet passes close to the earth, machines all over the world come alive and go on homicidal rampages. A group of people at a desolate truck stop are held hostage by a gang of homicidal 18-wheelers. The frightened people set out to defeat the killer machines ... or be killed by them.

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    Writing Stephen King Screenplay
    Directing Stephen King Director
    Writing Stephen King Short Story
    Production Dino De Laurentiis Executive Producer
    Art Hilton Rosemarin Set Designer
    Crew Glenn Randall Jr. Stunt Coordinator
    Sound Skip Lievsay Sound Editor
    Sound Todd Kasow Music Supervisor
    Production Martha De Laurentiis Producer
    Production Mary Colquhoun Casting
    Art Giorgio Postiglione Production Design
    Camera Armando Nannuzzi Director of Photography
    Editing Evan A. Lottman Editor
    Production Don Levin Executive Producer
    Production Mel Pearl Executive Producer
    Sound Ron Bochar Foley Editor
    Sound Lee Dichter Sound Re-Recording Mixer
    Sound Angus Young Original Music Composer
    Sound Malcolm Young Original Music Composer
    Production Milton Subotsky Co-Producer
    Costume & Make-Up Clifford Capone Costume Design
    Production Marilyn Stonehouse Production Manager
    Art Mark S. Turner Sculptor
    Production Angela Heald Production Coordinator
    Lighting Jock Brandis Gaffer
    Crew Dean Gates Makeup Effects
    Art Jeffrey Schlatter Construction Coordinator
    Sound Mel Zelniker Sound Re-Recording Mixer
    Sound Darrell Hanzalik Supervising ADR Editor
    Sound Neil L. Kaufman Sound Editor
    Directing Tony Lucibello First Assistant Director
    Directing Valerie E. Norman Script Supervisor
    Crew Thomas Michael Ryan Propmaker
    Lighting David W. Strong Rigging Gaffer
    Costume & Make-Up Marlana May Makeup Artist
    Crew Gordy Wein Makeup Effects
    Art David Brace Sculptor
    Sound Larry Porche Boom Operator
    Sound Michael Steinfeld Sound Editor
    Crew Jeff Frink Special Effects
    Costume & Make-Up Jayme Bednarczyk Wardrobe Supervisor
    Crew Roberto Croci Translator
    Crew Mara Trovato Translator
    Visual Effects Barry Nolan Visual Effects Supervisor