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Sleepwalkers (1992)

R | | Horror | 10 April 1992 (USA)
A mother-and-son team of strange supernatural creatures move to a small town to seek out a young virgin to feed on.

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Charles Brady and his mother Mary move to a small Indiana town, having recently fled Bodega Bay, California after draining and killed a young girl there. They are sleepwalkers - they can change their appearance and they need the lifeforce from young women. Charles has picked out young Tanya Robertson, whom he meets at a local high school, as his next victim. He asks her out for a date and invites her home... however, she did not suspect his real interest in her. On their first date, a picnic at a nearby cemetery, Charles attempts to drain the lifeforce from Tanya for himself and his mother. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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They feast on your fear - and it's dinner time. See more »

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Rated R for strong violence and sensuality, and for language. | See all certifications »

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10 April 1992 (USA)  »

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Stephen King's Sleepwalkers  »

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$15,000,000 (estimated)

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$30,524,763 (USA)
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Trivia

Both Brian Krause and Mädchen Amick went on to star on television series about witches and witchcraft. Brian starred on Charmed (1998) and Madchen starred on Witches of East End (2013). See more »

Goofs

When Mary (sleepwalker) at the end of the movie grabs the cop and puts him on the fence you can clearly tell its a dummy. See more »

Quotes

Deputy Horace: [after hearing a door close] Maybe it was the wind?
Officer Wilbur: It was not the fucking wind.
Mary Brady: [after smashing their heads together] You're right. It was not the fucking wind.
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Crazy Credits

Cat's claws slash through the screen after the credits, exposing a green glow beyond. See more »

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Referenced in Last Action Hero (1993) See more »

Soundtracks

Do You Love Me?
Written by Berry Gordy
Performed by The Contours
Courtesy of Motown Record Company, L.P.
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You'll need a shower after this one...
21 October 2000 | by (Chattanooga, Tennessee) – See all my reviews

If you're the kind of movie-goer who enjoys original content and intelligent suspense...then look elsewhere, kids, cause Sleepwalkers really sucks. Usually I'm more eloquent than that, but...wow...this was bad. I especially love it when Charles offers Tanya a ride home, she declines, and then he is seen WALKING HOME. Where's his car?? Anyway, just don't see it, folks. I really want to be more specific, but words escape me. Cats jumping on people. A guy getting stabbed by corn. Cheesey lines up the proverbial "wazoo". Just don't see it. Wait, I take that back! See it for writer Stephen King's cameo as the guy who owns the graveyard. He's actually pretty good. Even with guest appearances by Mark Hamill and Ron Perlman, King gives the best performance of the film. But, other than that...wow...BAD.


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