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Village of the Damned (1995)

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A small town's women give birth to unfriendly alien children posing as humans.

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Storyline

An American village is visited by some unknown life form which leaves the women of the village pregnant. Nine months later, the babies are born, and they all look normal, but it doesn't take the "parents" long to realize that the kids are not human or humane. Written by Rob Hartill

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alien | children | small town | birth | baby | See more »

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Beware the Children


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Rated R for some sci-fi terror and violence | See all certifications »

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28 April 1995 (USA)  »

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John Carpenter's Village of the Damned  »

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$22,000,000 (estimated)

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$9,417,567 (USA)
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One of the few films in which both leading men appear bare-chested during the opening credits. See more »

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Baby Mara, has dark brown eyes, older Mara has light blue eyes. See more »

Quotes

[About the baby girl who died]
David McGowan: She was to be with me. We were to be together.
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Man at Gas Station Phone : RIP Haight RIP Haight is really John Carpenter, the film's director. See more »

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Remake of Village of the Damned (1960) See more »

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A great remake of a 1960's classic sci fi story.
1 December 2004 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I have just bought this DVD, and I find it an brilliant version. I am very lucky to have the 1960 original on a video, I found the whole film to be thrilling and it has good effects. well done John. I also found the children to be more striking than the original version I also liked little David, he seemed to be like a normal little boy. and Myra ,the girl seemed to be the children's leader. All the children were good little actors and I ask myself now, will there be another village of the damned? after David and that that lady go away in the car, what happens next???? This film will also be my tribrute to Christopher Reeves as well. I also have the book by John Wyndham called The Midwhich cuckoos I miss George Saunders in this 1995 remake. but Christopher Reeves plays a good scientist. I also think that the professor is very brave sharing his home, with one of the children. Very scary!!!!


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