A New York cop investigates a series of brutal deaths that resemble animal attacks.

  1. Michael Wadleigh

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Whitley Strieber


  3. David Eyre


Top Billed Cast

  1. Albert Finney

    Albert Finney

    Dewey Wilson

  2. Diane Venora

    Diane Venora

    Rebecca Neff

  3. Edward James Olmos

    Edward James Olmos

    Eddie Holt

  4. Gregory Hines

    Gregory Hines


  5. Tom Noonan

    Tom Noonan


Full Cast & Crew




Status Released

Release Information

  • July 24, 1981


    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 55m

Budget $17,000,000.00

Revenue $10,626,725.00



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