6 user 4 critic

Midnight (1989)

R | | Thriller | July 1989 (USA)
The sultry midnight, late-night horror movie hostess, has the highest rated show on TV. Mr. B is scheming to steal the rights to the show. The tug of war begins and soon escalates into a ... See full summary »


Learn more

More Like This 

Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  

In the future, a warrior nun on roller skates must rescue a seer, who is to be sacrificed by a band of mutants.

Director: Donald G. Jackson
Stars: Kathleen Kinmont, John Damon, Elizabeth Kaitan
Nightforce (Video 1987)
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

Carla is devastated when her friend is kidnapped by a Mexican cartel. After going to her father, a U.S. Senator, she gets her friends, and arms, to cross the border for a rescue mission.

Director: Lawrence David Foldes
Stars: Linda Blair, James Van Patten, Richard Lynch
Rush Week (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

When Toni Daniels, an ambitious student reporter, goes in search of an exciting story, she discovers the dark secrets of Tambers College. Three beautiful coeds have disappeared, leaving ... See full summary »

Director: Bob Bralver
Stars: Pamela Ludwig, Dean Hamilton, Roy Thinnes
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  

A mummy returns from the dead and becomes obsessed with a woman which he thinks is the reincarnation of his dead lover.

Director: Gerry O'Hara
Stars: Tony Curtis, Leslie Hardy, Greg Wrangler
Balboa (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Millionaire gets involved in a real-estate scam.

Director: James Polakof
Stars: Tony Curtis, Carol Lynley, Jennifer Chase
Club Life (1986)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

A young man from a small town goes to Hollywood to make his fortune. He gets hired as a bouncer at a disco club, but soon finds himself caught up in drugs, gangsters and eventually has to ... See full summary »

Director: Norman Thaddeus Vane
Stars: Tom Parsekian, Michael Parks, Kristine DeBell
Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

A cinematographer and his assistant are attracting aspiring young actors and actresses by getting them to try out for their movie. Once filming, the evil cameraman actually kills them. The ... See full summary »

Director: Wings Hauser
Stars: Wings Hauser, Kathleen Kinmont, Gary Werntz
Brittle Glory (1997)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

A satire about an actor from the 1960s coming to terms with the pressures of today's entertainment industry.

Director: Stewart Schill
Stars: Tony Curtis, Arye Gross, Ally Walker
Comedy | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A movie mogul in search of a tax shelter screens a space parody about a young woman, a mad scientist and a space monster.

Director: Stanley Sheff
Stars: Deborah Foreman, S.D. Nemeth, Anthony Hickox


Cast overview, first billed only:
Lynn Redgrave ... Midnight
Tony Curtis ... Mr. B
Steve Parrish Steve Parrish ... Mickey Modine
Karen Lorre ... Missy Angel (as Karen Witter)
Frank Gorshin ... Ron Saphier
Robert Miano ... Arnold
Rita Gam ... Heidi
Gustav Vintas ... Siegfried
Wolfman Jack ... Himself
Gloria Jean Morrison ... Girl Reporter (as Gloria J. Morrison)
Robert Axelrod ... Ozzie
Nathan Le Grand ... Hank
Barry Diamond ... Wally
Virginia Cole Virginia Cole ... TV Reporter
Steve Arnold Steve Arnold ... Doctor (as Steven Arnold)


The sultry midnight, late-night horror movie hostess, has the highest rated show on TV. Mr. B is scheming to steal the rights to the show. The tug of war begins and soon escalates into a deadly conflict. will Midnight have to get a day job and change her name to High Noon? Written by Muze, Inc.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


More than a time of night . . . the time when comedy turns to fright!




R | See all certifications »






Release Date:

July 1989 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Kunnes kuolema erottaa See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

Company Credits

Production Co:

Kuys Entertainment Group See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo


See full technical specs »

Did You Know?

Alternate Versions

A longer director's cut was screened in theaters following its video release. See more »


Written and Produced by Robbie van Leeuwen
Performed by Shocking Blue
for Red Bullet Productions
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

"She wants war. I'll give her war!"
16 January 2014 | by lost-in-limboSee all my reviews

Stick with Elvira. "Midnight" feels like a cheap, low-brow and unimaginative send up of something that was already a send up. You just don't know where its head was at? I wasn't expecting any great shakes, but what I got was an annoying, dumb-down and witless horror comedy. Even with the likes of Lynn Redgrave and Tony Curtis, it's almost the pits. A fiendish, off-the-rocker Redgrave (who's really getting into her sour diva character?!) was terrible. A slumming Curtis faired no better, but the script they had to work with was just cringe-worthy. The majority of the characters are not really likable. The story simply goes through the motions. As it goes all over the place. Actresses competing for the affection of a toy-boy, millionaire producer trying to steal the business rights to Midnight's schlock horror TV show, before settling into a whodunit with sledgehammer mentality. And don't forget the fans… these are true fanatics. Might have been fun to make, but I found it less so to watch. "Midnight" is tacky, monotonous with little frights and even less so laughs.

0 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 6 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial

Recently Viewed