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The Vast of Night (2019)

PG-13 | | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi | 29 May 2020 (USA)
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In the twilight of the 1950s, on one fateful night in New Mexico, young switchboard operator Fay and charismatic radio DJ Everett discover a strange audio frequency that could change their small town and the future forever.

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Andrew Patterson

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Andrew Patterson (teleplay by) (as James Montague), Craig W. Sanger (teleplay by)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Sierra McCormick ... Fay Crocker
Jake Horowitz ... Everett Sloan
Gail Cronauer ... Mabel Blanche
Bruce Davis ... Billy (voice)
Cheyenne Barton ... Bertsie
Mark Banik Mark Banik ... Gerald
Gregory Peyton Gregory Peyton ... Benny Wade
Adam Dietrich Adam Dietrich ... Rodkey Oliver
Mallorie Rodak ... Susan Oliver
Mollie Milligan ... Marjorie Seward
Ingrid Fease ... Gretchen Hankins
Brandon Stewart Brandon Stewart ... Sam
Kirk Griffith ... Lon Stemmons
Nika Sage McKenna ... Daisy Oliver (as Nika McKenna)
Brett Brock ... Fred Seward
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In the twilight of the 1950s, on one fateful night in New Mexico, young switchboard operator Fay and charismatic radio DJ Everett discover a strange audio frequency that could change their small town and the future forever.

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Rated PG-13 for brief strong language | See all certifications »

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Trivia

The take with Fay at the switchboard is nine minutes and forty seconds and is cut down from an original 11-minute take. See more »

Goofs

The radio station's call letters WOTW would not exist in New Mexico, since west of the Mississippi they would start with a K. See more »

Quotes

Mabel Blanche: I think at the lowest level, they send people on errands, and play with people's minds. They sway people to do things, and think certain ways - so that we stay in conflict, focused on ourself - so that we're always .. cleaning house, or losing weight, or dressing up for other people. I think they get inside our heads and make us do destructive things, like drink and over eat. I've seen good people go bad, and smart people go mad.
Mabel Blanche: I think at the highest level they do things that cause nations to ...
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Connections

Featured in Half in the Bag: Vast of Night and Aquaslash (2020) See more »

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Kaike Ena Sholio
Traditional Composition
Performed by A. Kostis
Courtesy of Shanachie Entertainment
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Such a good film Steven Spielberg would be proud of it
9 June 2020 | by cutetimsterSee all my reviews

I really love this film ..the way it is shot ..the characters care very real . Mostly it is so simple .No crash bang wallop they just build up a feeling . It's very good ..Tim


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Language:

English

Release Date:

29 May 2020 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Texas, USA See more »

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2.35 : 1
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