The Stuff

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Weird yummy goo erupts from the earth and is discovered by a couple of miners. They taste it and decide to market it because it tastes so good. The American public literally eats up the new dessert sensation now known as the Stuff but, unfortunately, it takes over the brains of those who eat it, turning them into zombie-like creatures. It is up to ex-FBI agent David Rutherford and a kid named Jason to stop the spread of the mind-devouring dessert.

  1. Larry Cohen

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Michael Moriarty

    Michael Moriarty

    David 'Mo' Rutherford

  2. Andrea Marcovicci

    Andrea Marcovicci


  3. Garrett Morris

    Garrett Morris

    'Chocolate Chip' Charlie W. Hobbs

  4. Paul Sorvino

    Paul Sorvino

    Colonel Malcolm Grommett Spears

  5. Scott Bloom

    Scott Bloom


  6. Danny Aiello

    Danny Aiello


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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 33m

Budget $1,700,000.00

Revenue -

Homepage -

Release Information

  • June 14, 1985
    R, Theatrical



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