The Brain

The Brain (1988)

Mind over matter

  • Genre: Horror, Science Fiction
  • Release Date: 1988-11-03
  • User Rating: 5.047/10 from 43 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 34min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Brightstar Films
  • Production Country: Canada
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Dr. Blake runs a TV show called "Independent Thinkers", which is sort of a Scientology-like self-help/religion program. But he's not making his audience think any more independently - with the help of an alien organism he calls The Brain, he's using brainwashing and mind control. The only thing that stands between them and world domination is a brilliant but troubled high school student with a penchant for pranks...

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    Sound Paul Zaza Original Music Composer
    Production Craig Campobasso Casting
    Editing Robin Russell First Assistant Editor
    Production Anthony Kramreither Producer
    Directing Ed Hunt Director
    Production Ken Gord Production Manager
    Production Ken Gord Co-Producer
    Writing Barry Pearson Screenplay
    Camera Gilles Corbeil Director of Photography
    Production Lucinda Sill Casting
    Editing David Nicholson Editor
    Production Phillip M. Good Associate Producer
    Production Don Haig Executive Producer
    Art Byron Patchett Art Direction
    Crew Mark Williams Makeup Effects
    Costume & Make-Up Eva Gord Costume Design
    Lighting J.P. Locherer Gaffer
    Sound Mike Hoogenboom Sound Re-Recording Mixer
    Editing Catherine Rankin Negative Cutter
    Camera Bill Heintz Key Grip