A reporter is on the trail of a vampiric murderer who travels by plane.

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Two investigative reporters for a tabloid magazine track down across country "The Night Flier", a serial killer who travels by private plane stalking victims in rural airports. One of the reporters, Richard Dees, begins to suspect that "the Night Flier could perhaps be a vampire". Written by Humberto Amador

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Never believe what you publish...Never publish what you believe. See more »


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Rated R for horror violence, gore and strong language | See all certifications »

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$1,000,000 (estimated)

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ITL 330,934,000 (Italy) (2 May 1997)

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$91,549 (USA) (6 February 1998)
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The film's star Miguel Ferrer also appeared in two other Stephen King adaptations The Stand and the mini-series The Shining. See more »

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As Richard is driving away from the small rural airport where he was chased by the dog, the view out of the car shows very muddy windows yet when we see the outside of the car it is sparkling clean. See more »

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Richard Dees: Never believe what you publish, and never publish what you believe
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A great under-rated horror flick
1 October 1999 | by (usa) – See all my reviews

A great Stephen King novel adaptation that scares the pee out of you. Vampire are some of the greatest characters ever thought of. This movie provides you with great dark imagery and a very creepy story. This flick dazzles the eye, and stirs your imagination, as you sit paralyze with fear. A definite must see for any horror genre fan.


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