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30 Days of Night (2007)

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After an Alaskan town is plunged into darkness for a month, it is attacked by a bloodthirsty gang of vampires.

Director:

David Slade

Writers:

Steve Niles (screenplay), Stuart Beattie (screenplay) | 3 more credits »
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13 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Josh Hartnett ... Eben Oleson
Melissa George ... Stella Oleson
Danny Huston ... Marlow
Ben Foster ... The Stranger
Mark Boone Junior ... Beau Brower
Mark Rendall ... Jake Oleson
Amber Sainsbury ... Denise
Manu Bennett ... Billy Kitka
Megan Franich ... Iris
Joel Tobeck ... Doug Hertz
Elizabeth Hawthorne ... Lucy Ikos
Nathaniel Lees ... Carter Davies
Craig Hall ... Wilson Bulosan
Chic Littlewood Chic Littlewood ... Isaac Bulosan
Peter Feeney ... John Riis
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Storyline

This is the story of an isolated Alaskan town that is plunged into darkness for a month each year when the sun sinks below the horizon. As the last rays of light fade, the town is attacked by a bloodthirsty gang of vampires bent on an uninterrupted orgy of destruction. Only the small town's husband-and-wife Sheriff team stand between the survivors and certain destruction. Written by ahmetkozan

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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Welcome to Barrow (Alaska), Inhabitants: (scratched number 588') 15 See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Trivia

The entire town of Barrow used in the movie was built in New Zealand. All scenes were shot there or in a soundstage where it was easier to control the fake snow. See more »

Goofs

The satellite dishes on the communications building are pointed slightly up. Satellites orbit near the equator, so satellite dishes in Alaska point horizontally, or slightly down. For that reason, it's not likely that the characters would have satellite phones. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Sheriff Eben Oleson: Strange.
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Crazy Credits

The colors in the opening Columbia Pictures logo quickly fade, leaving only blues and grays. See more »

Connections

Referenced in El Reviewer Random: Halloween Special 2012 (2012) See more »

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A very underrated film ( American C+Movie ) My Ratings 8/10
10 March 2020 | by Muhammad_RafeeqSee all my reviews

I really do not understand what these critics are based to rate a movie, this excellent movie has a horrible rating when others are not so good they have excellent rating, 30 days of night is a clear example that we can not judge a movie based on Critics


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Details

Official Sites:

Sony Pictures Entertainment

Country:

USA | New Zealand

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 October 2007 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

30 Days of Night See more »

Filming Locations:

Auckland, New Zealand See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$30,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$15,951,902, 21 October 2007

Gross USA:

$39,569,000

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$75,513,170
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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | SDDS | DTS

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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