A research team finds a mysterious cylinder in a deserted church. If opened, it could mean the end of the world.

  1. John Carpenter

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Donald Pleasence

    Donald Pleasence

    Vater Loomis

  2. Lisa Blount

    Lisa Blount

    Catherine Danforth

  3. Victor Wong

    Victor Wong

    Howard Birack

  4. Jameson Parker

    Jameson Parker

    Brian Marsh

  5. Dennis Dun

    Dennis Dun


Full Cast & Crew

Prince of Darkness
Prince of Darkness



Status Released

Release Information

  • October 23, 1987


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 41m

Budget $3,000,000.00

Revenue $14,182,492.00



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