Spontaneous Combustion (1990)

R 02/23/1990 (US) DramaHorrorScience FictionThriller 1h 37m

The cleanest kill on earth.


A young man finds out that his parents had been used in an atomic-weapons experiment shortly before he was born, and that the results have had some unexpected effects on him.

  1. Tobe Hooper

    Director, Screenplay, Story

  2. Howard Goldberg


Top Billed Cast

  1. Brad Dourif

    Brad Dourif

    Sam Kramer

  2. Cynthia Bain

    Cynthia Bain

    Lisa Wilcox

  3. Jon Cypher

    Jon Cypher

    Dr. Marsh

  4. André De Toth

    André De Toth


  5. John Landis

    John Landis

    Radio Technician

  6. Melinda Dillon

    Melinda Dillon


  7. Dey Young

    Dey Young


  8. Dick Butkus

    Dick Butkus

    Lt. General

  9. Stacy Edwards

    Stacy Edwards

    Peggy Bell

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Spontaneous Combustion
Spontaneous Combustion

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

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