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Director:
Writers (WGA):
Robin Cook (story)
Rockne S. O'Bannon (teleplay)
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Release Date:
4 May 1997 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
They come from another galaxy. But they strike from within. See more »
Plot:
Small rocks fall from the sky which, when touched, trigger a latent virus that has always existed in... See more » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
3 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Been there, done that. See more (12 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Luke Perry ... Beau Stark

Kim Cattrall ... Dr. Sheila Moran

Rebecca Gayheart ... Cassy Winslow
Christopher Orr ... Pitt Henderson

Jon Polito ... Det. Kemper

Jason Schombing ... Assistant Detective

Neal McDonough ... Randy North

Rosanna DeSoto ... Nancy Ochoa (as Rosana DeSoto)

Castulo Guerra ... Eugene Ochoa

Louis Crugnali ... John Ochoa
María Celedonio ... Andie

Stephen Joyce ... Dr. Philip Hayden

Michael Warren ... Dr. Harlan McCoy

Chuck McCann ... Head of the Center For Disease Control

Tim DeKay ... Mike Landry
Ginny Harman ... Leah
Denice Duff ... Denice
Ken Kolb ... Husband
Mark DeMichele ... Orderly
Brian Brophy ... Medical Examiner
William Rose ... Dr. Walter Kirkland (as Bill Rose)

H. Richard Greene ... Sgt. Kinsella
Sam Smiley ... Pete
Dan Danielson ... Ed Partridge

Michael Emanuel ... Security Chief
Adelina Sinohui ... Janet, North's Secretary
David W. Akin ... Weller (as David Akin)
Sanford Gibbons ... Police Captain
John Mack ... Sgt. Hoover
Larry Jones ... Paramedic
Terry James ... Father Nightmare

Ken Clark ... Mechanic
Dawn M. Davis ... Mother of Little Girl
George Dobbs ... Cop #1

Alfred Cerullo ... CNN Reporter
Michael Wayne ... Little Boy
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Tori Bridges ... Patient

Joseph Neibich ... Beau's Assistant
William Bolander ... Orderly (uncredited)

Byron Browne ... Alien Centurian Guard (uncredited)

John Finn ... Airbase Colonel Brown (uncredited)
Bradley C. Golden ... Patient (uncredited)

Tank Jones ... EMT (uncredited)
Laurie Beth Little ... Sally (uncredited)

Brian Patterson ... Police Officer (uncredited)

Directed by
Armand Mastroianni 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Robin Cook (story)

Rockne S. O'Bannon (teleplay)

Produced by
Richard D. Arredondo .... co-producer (as Rick Arredondo)
Ted Babcock .... co-producer
Cyd LeVin .... associate producer
Stacy Mandelberg .... executive producer
Jeffrey Morton .... producer
Peter Sadowski .... associate producer
Robert M. Sertner .... executive producer
Randy Sutter .... producer
Frank von Zerneck .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Don Davis 
 
Cinematography by
Bryan England 
 
Film Editing by
Scott Vickrey 
 
Casting by
Susan Glicksman 
Fern Orenstein 
 
Production Design by
Donald Lee Harris 
 
Set Decoration by
Timothy Stepeck  (as Timothy Smithwick Stepeck)
 
Costume Design by
Jacqueline Saint Anne 
 
Makeup Department
Martha Preciado .... makeup artist
Paul Thompson .... special makeup effects supervisor
Doreen Vantyne .... hair stylist
Karl Zundel .... special makeup effects supervisor
Kelly M. Beatty .... key makeup artist (uncredited)
Kelly M. Beatty .... special makeup effects artist (uncredited)
Lisa Buono .... special makeup effects (uncredited)
Chris Heit .... special makeup effects (uncredited)
 
Production Management
Barbara Black .... unit production manager
Skates Naiman .... production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Bruce Greenfield .... first assistant director
 
Art Department
Paul Mancuso .... property master
 
Sound Department
Nick Boswell .... foley artist
Tom Cornwell .... sound editor
Charles Dayton .... foley recordist
Peter J. Gedco .... sound mixer
Peter Geoco .... sound
James N. Harrison .... digital sound coordinator
Peter Harrison .... sound editor
Rich Harrison .... supervising sound editor
Rick Hinson .... sound editor
Bess Hopper .... foley artist
Tally Paulos .... adr editor
Dirk Stout .... sound utility (uncredited)
 
Special Effects by
G. Peter King .... special effects coordinator
Craig Weiss .... special effects
 
Visual Effects by
Craig Weiss .... visual effects supervisor
Susan Polk Little .... digital effects artist (uncredited)
Niel Wray .... visual effects (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Terry James .... stunt coordinator
G. Peter King .... stunts (uncredited)
Mary Torres .... stunt double: Rosanna DeSoto (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Cyrus Block .... camera operator
John Curry .... set electrician
Bud Kremp .... Steadicam operator (as Clyde Krump)
Tony J. Pirri .... key grip
James Tomaro .... gaffer
Stephen DeRespino .... lighting technician (uncredited)
Andrew Hoehn Jr. .... assistant camera (uncredited)
Joe Lankford .... electrician (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Gina G. Aller .... set costumer (uncredited)
 
Editorial Department
Jim Bonn .... negative cutter
Jeff Hodge .... associate editor
 
Music Department
Terri Fricon .... music supervisor
Susan Mick .... music editor
 
Transportation Department
Kenny Mason .... transportation coordinator
 
Other crew
Terry Chupak .... production coordinator
Michael S. Dunitz .... location manager
Michael King .... assistant production coordinator
Kathleen Mulligan .... script supervisor
Melissa Bustamante .... stand-in (uncredited)
L. Chip Crosby Jr. .... coordinator: Los Angeles (uncredited)
 
Crew verified as complete


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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Robin Cook's Invasion" - USA (complete title)
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Runtime:
175 min | USA:240 min (including commercials) | 60 min (3 episodes)
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Goofs:
Crew or equipment visible: When the crowd slowly realizes that John and Sheila are not infected, the shadow of a camera is visible.See more »
Quotes:
Pitt Henderson:It's not what are we going to do with it, question is what's it planning to do with us.See more »
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5 out of 13 people found the following review useful.
Been there, done that., 8 July 2003
Author: J. E. Conde (jconde999) from Venezuela



A virus, presumably of extraterrestrial origin, takes over human beings.

By the numbers made-for-tv movie travels down well-known territory with few redeeming virtues. The familiar story is padded with mumbo jumbo galore and cheesy special effects. Even though the acting by most of the cast is decent, there is little else to be remembered.

Recommended only to desperate diehards craving for their sci-fi daily shot!!! With due respect to the canine breeds, skip this dog of a movie and go for the real thing. Rent out Don Siegel's Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956), Village of the Damned and the underrated Independence Day or any of those wonderful campy sci-fi B-movies of the 50's... and treat yourself to a pleasurable Saturday afternoon and don't forget the right words: Klaatu barada nikto!

Rating: 2/10.because of beautiful locations.

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