The Dead Zone

The Dead Zone (1983)

In his mind, he has the power to see the future. In his hands, he has the power to change it.

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Johnny Smith is a schoolteacher with his whole life ahead of him but, after leaving his fiancee's home one night, is involved in a car crash which leaves him in a coma for 5 years. When he wakes, he discovers he has an ability to see into the past, present and future life of anyone with whom he comes into physical contact.

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  • Christopher Walken

    as Johnny Smith
  • Brooke Adams

    as Sarah Bracknell
  • Tom Skerritt

    as Sheriff George Bannerman
  • Martin Sheen

    as Greg Stillson
  • Herbert Lom

    as Dr. Sam Weizak
  • Anthony Zerbe

    as Roger Stuart
  • Colleen Dewhurst

    as Henrietta Dodd
  • Nicholas Campbell

    as Frank Dodd
  • William B. Davis

    as Ambulance Driver
  • Sean Sullivan

    as Herb Smith
  • Jackie Burroughs

    as Vera Smith
  • Géza Kovács

    as Sonny Elliman
  • Roberta Weiss

    as Alma Frechette
  • Peter Dvorsky

    as Dardis
  • Barry Flatman

    as Walt
  • Cindy Hinds

    as Natalie
  • David Rigby

    as Truck Driver
  • Helene Udy

    as Weizak's Mother
  • Roger Dunn

    as Reporters
  • Ramon Estevez

    as Teenage Boy with Camera
Directing David Cronenberg Director
Writing Stephen King Novel
Writing Jeffrey Boam Screenplay
Production Debra Hill Producer
Sound Michael Kamen Original Music Composer
Camera Mark Irwin Director of Photography
Editing Ronald Sanders Editor
Production Dino De Laurentiis Executive Producer
Production Jeffrey Chernov Associate Producer
Production Deirdre Bowen Casting
Production Janet Hirshenson Casting
Production Jane Jenkins Casting
Art Carol Spier Production Design
Art Barbara Dunphy Art Direction
Art Tom Coulter Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Olga Dimitrov Costume Design