The Fly



When Seth Brundle makes a huge scientific and technological breakthrough in teleportation, he decides to test it on himself. Unbeknownst to him, a common housefly manages to get inside the device and the two become one.

  1. David Cronenberg

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Charles Edward Pogue


Top Billed Cast

  1. Jeff Goldblum

    Jeff Goldblum

    Seth Brundle

  2. Geena Davis

    Geena Davis

    Veronica Quaife

  3. John Getz

    John Getz

    Stathis Borans

  4. Joy Boushel

    Joy Boushel


  5. Leslie Carlson

    Leslie Carlson

    Dr. Brent Cheevers

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The Fly
The Fly



Status Released

Release Information

  • August 15, 1986


    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 36m

Budget $15,000,000.00

Revenue $60,629,159.00

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