Scream Screen: Invaders From Mars | Denver Film Society | Tobe Hooper | USA

Scream Screen: Invaders From Mars

Tobe Hooper

EnglishUSA1986100 min


No upcoming showtimes scheduled.


Screens Friday, February 1st at 9:30pm at the Sie FilmCenter!

With a special Tobe Hooper short film before the feature! Hosted by Theresa Mercado!

Curious adolescent boy David MacLean (Jimmy Hunt) confronts aliens who have set up base in his backyard. The extraterrestrials intend to use mind control on the local townsfolk. Determined to stop the invaders, who have already co-opted his father (Leif Erickson), he attempts to warn others. But when local law officers also succumb, David teams up with astronomer Stuart Kelston (Arthur Franz) and Dr. Pat Blake (Helena Carter), and the trio must fight together to repel the insidious intruders.

Cinematographer: Daniel Pearl | Screenwriter: Dan O'Bannon, Don Jakoby, based on a screenplay by Richard Blake
Cast: Karen Black, Hunter Carson, Timothy Bottoms, Bud Cort