Parasite (1982)

You will not feel the terror until you experience the movie!

  • Genre: Horror, Science Fiction
  • Release Date: 1982-03-12
  • User Rating: 4.8/10 from 24 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 25min
  • Language: English
  • Production Country: United States of America
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Paul Dean has created a deadly parasite that is now attached to his stomach. He and his female companion, Patricia Welles, must find a way to destroy it while also trying to avoid Ricus, his rednecks, and an evil government agent named Merchant.

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  • Robert Glaudini

    as Dr. Paul Dean
  • Demi Moore

    as Patricia Welles
  • Luca Bercovici

    as Ricus
  • James Davidson

    as Wolf the Merchant
  • Al Fann

    as Collins
  • Tom Villard

    as Zeke
  • Scott Thomson

    as Chris
  • Cherie Currie

    as Dana
  • Vivian Blaine

    as Elizabeth Daley
  • Joannelle Nadine Romero

    as Bo
  • Cheryl Smith

    as Captive Girl
Camera Mac Ahlberg Director of Photography
Sound Richard Band Original Music Composer
Directing Charles Band Director
Production Charles Band Producer
Crew Douglas J. White Special Effects
Production Debra Dion Production Coordinator
Crew Stan Winston Special Effects
Art Pamela B. Warner Art Direction
Directing Peter Manoogian First Assistant Director
Writing Michael Shoob Writer
Writing Alan J. Adler Writer