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Barry J. Gillis (writer)
Andrew Jordan (writer)
Release Date:
September 1989 (USA) See more »
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Things, A Movie That Defines What Cult Really Is... See more »
Plot:
A husband whose fanatical desire but inability to father children drives him to force his wife to undergo a dangerous experiment. This results in hatching a non-human life form in his wife's womb, and the birth of a multitude of THINGS. | Add synopsis »
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**** Without the a doubt - WORLD"S BEST FILM! **** See more (25 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Barry J. Gillis ... Don Drake / TV Maniac
Amber Lynn ... Reporter
Bruce Roach ... Fred Horton
Doug Bunston ... Doug Drake
Jan W. Pachul ... Dr. Lucas
Patricia Sadler ... Susan Drake
Gordon Lucas ... Tortured Man
Bruce Hamilton ... In Dream
Daryn Gillis ... Reporter #2
Allison McGinnis ... Reporter #3
Jackie Seaman ... Doctor's Assistant
Jeff Payne ... Hanging Man
Jessica Stewarte ... Nude Lady
Glenn Orr ... Stretcher Boy
Tom Hochman ... Igor
Arthur Wenner ... Joker on TV #1
Cyril Gillis ... Joker on TV #2
Sohail A. Khan ... TV Victim #1
Robert Allen ... TV Victim #2
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Directed by
Andrew Jordan 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Barry J. Gillis  writer
Andrew Jordan  writer

Produced by
Lorrinda Collins .... executive producer
Barry J. Gillis .... producer
Andrew Jordan .... producer
 
Original Music by
Jack Procher 
 
Cinematography by
Dan Riggs 
 
Film Editing by
Barry J. Gillis 
Andrew Jordan 
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Barry J. Gillis .... second unit director
 
Special Effects by
Glenn Orr .... special effects
 

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USA:83 min
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Canada:R (Ontario) | USA:Unrated
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9 out of 13 people found the following review useful.
**** Without the a doubt - WORLD"S BEST FILM! ****, 11 August 2005
Author: lejeph from Oregon, United S of America

There is only one.

There is no other.

If you've been looking for the best, you've now found it.

To those who saw it and disliked it: you'll die never understanding.

I won't review the plot here, as there has been enough of that already. Such descriptions may provide information on the physical details of the events in the films, but there is something indescribable in the way it is put together.

If you want to understand, FIND IT! It is rare, but worth it indeed.

...and if you dare, order his second film, Wicked World, from his very own website: www.barryjgillis.com Long live the best film ever made: THINGS!

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