1985 - 116 minutes - Color - Dolby - 2.20 : 1
US release date: June 21, 1985
Golan-Globus Productions, Easedram Limited, London-Cannon Films
Budget: $25,000,000 (estimated)
Opening Weekend: $4,209,136 (USA)


A space shuttle mission investigating Halley's Comet brings back a malevolent race of space vampires who transform most of London's population into zombies. The only survivor of the expedition and British authorities attempt to capture a mysterious but beautiful alien woman who appears responsible.


Col. Tom Carlsen - Steve Railsback
Col. Colin Caine - Peter Firth
Dr. Hans Fallada - Frank Finlay
Space Girl - Mathilda May
Dr. Armstrong - Patrick Stewart
Dr. Bukovsky - Michael Gothard
Roger Derebridge - Nicholas Ball
Sir Percy Heseltine - Aubrey Morris
Ellen Donaldson - Nancy Paul
Lamson - John Hallam
Guard - John Keegan




Director - Tobe Hooper

Writing credits

Screenplay - Dan O'Bannon
Screenplay - Don Jakoby
Novel - Colin Wilson ("The Space Vampires")


Producer - Yoram Globus
Producer - Menahem Golan
Associate producer - Michael J. Kagan