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Nomads (1986)

R  |   |  Horror, Mystery, Thriller  |  7 March 1986 (USA)
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A French anthropologist moves to Los Angeles and is followed by the evil spirits of an extinct tribe he once uncovered.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Jean Charles Pommier
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Flax
Anna Maria Monticelli ...
Niki (as Anna-Maria Monticelli)
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Number One
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Dancing Mary
Héctor Mercado ...
Ponytail
Josie Cotton ...
Silver Ring
Frank Doubleday ...
Razor
Jeannie Elias ...
Cassie
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Real Estate Agent
J. Jay Saunders ...
Cort (as J.J. Saunders)
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Olds
Dana Chelette ...
Orderly
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Bertril
Junero Jennings ...
Gas Station Attendant
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A French anthropologist gets murdered in Los Angeles after he discovers the existence of some unknown demonical creatures. Before he dies, he reveals his secret to a young doctor... Written by Chris Makrozahopoulos <makzax@hotmail.com>

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A Chilling Tale Of Supernatural Evil. See more »


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Release Date:

7 March 1986 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Nómadas  »

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$2,278,264 (USA)
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1.85 : 1
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The voice of the professor from Boston over the phone is the director, John McTiernan. See more »

Quotes

Jean Charles Pommier: They're not real. They can't do anything.
Bertril: They brought you here, Pommier.
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Referenced in Remote Control (1988) See more »

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Dancing Mary
Words & Music by Bill Conti and Ted Nugent
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An intelligent and creepy ghost story
4 July 1999 | by (Oakland, CA.) – See all my reviews

I am a sucker for a well told ghost story and that's exactly what "Nomads" is. Pierce Brosnan and Lesley-Anne Down turn in powerful and convincing performances as the doctor and the anthropologist linked by a telepathic bond. The non-linear narrative in which Down relives the last days of Brosnan's life is brilliant and effective. An intelligent and creepy film that will not disappoint if you are looking for a change from the typical Hollywood shocker.


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