Kolchak and his partner, Perri, investigate his wife's mysterious murder and end up uncovering something much more disturbing...

Creator:

Reviews

Watch Now

on Amazon Video

ON DISC

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
2006   2005  
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Night Stalker (TV Movie 1972)
Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

An abrasive Las Vegas newspaper reporter investigates a series of murders committed by a vampire.

Director: John Llewellyn Moxey
Stars: Darren McGavin, Carol Lynley, Simon Oakland
Comedy | Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

A newspaper reporter investigates strange supernatural occurrences in Chicago.

Stars: Darren McGavin, Simon Oakland, Jack Grinnage
A.M.P.E.D. (TV Movie 2007)
Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A mysterious epidemic strikes the city of Los Angeles.

Directors: Robert Lieberman, Frank Spotnitz
Stars: Lee Tergesen, Sarah Brown, Tony Curran
The Night Strangler (TV Movie 1973)
Crime | Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A reporter hunts down a 144-year old alchemist who is killing women for their blood.

Director: Dan Curtis
Stars: Darren McGavin, Jo Ann Pflug, Simon Oakland
Night Gallery (1969–1973)
Drama | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Rod Serling presents tales of horror illustrated in various paintings.

Stars: Rod Serling, Larry Watson, Joanna Pettet
Walter White Funeral (Video 2013)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
Director: Elaine Montoya
Stars: Jackamoe Buzzell
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

An account of serial killer Richard Ramírez and his rampage in California during the mid-1980s.

Director: Megan Griffiths
Stars: Bellamy Young, Lou Diamond Phillips, Louis Herthum
Wilder Napalm (1993)
Comedy | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Wilder and Wallace are brothers and pyrokinetics. Ever since childhood they've been able to start fires with their minds but following a tragedy in which they accidentally killed a man, the... See full summary »

Director: Glenn Gordon Caron
Stars: Debra Winger, Dennis Quaid, Arliss Howard
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A group of high-schoolers invite Mandy Lane, an innocent, desirable girl, to a weekend party on a secluded ranch. While the festivities rage on, the number of revelers begins to drop mysteriously.

Director: Jonathan Levine
Stars: Amber Heard, Anson Mount, Whitney Able
The Lone Gunmen (TV Series 2001)
Drama | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Spin-off of The X-Files featuring the trio of computer-hacking conspiracy geeks popularly known as The Lone Gunmen. Never ones to stray far from the center of corporate and government ... See full summary »

Stars: Bruce Harwood, Tom Braidwood, Dean Haglund
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Drama centers on Lt. Sam Cole and his team of cops in the elite robbery/homicide division of the Los Angeles Police Department.

Stars: Tom Sizemore, David Cubitt, Klea Scott
Nightstalker (Video 2009)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1.9/10 X  

Inspired by the true story of the most publicized and deranged serial killer known to everyone as "The Night Stalker."

Director: Ulli Lommel
Stars: Adolph Cortez, Elissa Dowling, Victoria Ullmann
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Carl Kolchak (10 episodes, 2005-2006)
...
 Perri Reed (10 episodes, 2005-2006)
...
 Jain McManus (10 episodes, 2005-2006)
...
 Tony Vincenzo (10 episodes, 2005-2006)
Edit

Storyline

Kolchak and his partner, Perri, investigate his wife's mysterious murder and end up uncovering something much more disturbing...

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

While the city sleeps, he searches for answers. See more »


Certificate:

TV-PG
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

29 September 2005 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Kynigos tis nyhtas  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Kolchak's wife is named "Irene." This is another homage - in the original series, Darren McGavin's wife Kathie Browne played a police captain named Irene. See more »

Connections

Remake of Kolchak: The Night Stalker (1974) See more »

Soundtracks

Vladimir's Blues
Written by Max Richter
Performed by Max Richter
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Not Night Stalker at all
21 June 2007 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

Calling a program "Night Stalker" and the main character Carl Kolchak, does not mean that this program bears any resemblance at all to the earlier series. The brief appearance of Darren McGavin, star of the original series, in the first episode, seems to have been an unsuccessful attempt to give the new show some kind of official approval. But the light-hearted approach and genuine comedy of the original series is completely lacking. Kolchak is saddle with a side-kick and another hanger-on. Vincenzo does nothing and the actor seems to be completely lost. As I suspect is the older viewer who may have seen Kolchak – The Night Stalker and may remember it. The stories are no worse than on many other shows, but then again they are no different from other shows. The on-going problem of who killed Kolchak's wife just gets in the way. And the answer surely is simply that Kolchak had no wife. The result is simply yet another show designed for late-night viewing, which falls into the category of "If you miss it, you won't miss it." My rating of 6 is probably one more than it deserves, and is given in memory of the original and superior series.


9 of 16 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page