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Firestarter (1984)

R 05/11/1984 (US) HorrorThrillerScience Fiction 1h 54m

Will she have the power... to survive?


As youths, Andy McGee and his future wife, Vicky, participated in secret experiments, allowing themselves to be subjected to mysterious medical tests. Years later, the couple's daughter, Charlie, begins to exhibit the ability of setting fires solely with her mind. This volatile talent makes the youngster extremely dangerous and soon she becomes a target for the enigmatic agency known as "The Shop."

  1. Mark L. Lester


  2. Stephen King


  3. Stanley Mann


Top Billed Cast

  1. Drew Barrymore

    Drew Barrymore

    Charlene 'Charlie' McGee

  2. David Keith

    David Keith

    Andrew 'Andy' McGee

  3. Freddie Jones

    Freddie Jones

    Doctor Joseph Wanless

  4. Heather Locklear

    Heather Locklear

    Victoria 'Vicky' Tomlinson McGee

  5. Martin Sheen

    Martin Sheen

    Captain Hollister

  6. George C. Scott

    George C. Scott

    John Rainbird

  7. Art Carney

    Art Carney

    Irv Manders

  8. Louise Fletcher

    Louise Fletcher

    Norma Manders

  9. Moses Gunn

    Moses Gunn

    Dr. Pynchot

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Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $15,000,000.00

Revenue $17,080,167.00


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