Salem's Lot (1979)

TV-PG Mystery

A deadly evil threatens the lives and souls of a small town.


Ben Mears has returned to his hometown to write a book about the supposedly haunted Marsten House. When people around the Marsten House start dying mysteriously, Mears discovers that the owner of the mansion is actually a vampire who is turning them into an army of undead slaves.

Series Cast

  1. David Soul as Ben Mears

    David Soul

    Ben Mears

    2 Episodes

  2. James Mason as Richard K. Straker

    James Mason

    Richard K. Straker

    2 Episodes

  3. Lance Kerwin as Mark Petrie

    Lance Kerwin

    Mark Petrie

    2 Episodes

  4. Bonnie Bedelia as Susan Norton

    Bonnie Bedelia

    Susan Norton

    2 Episodes

  5. Lew Ayres as Jason Burke

    Lew Ayres

    Jason Burke

    2 Episodes

  6. Julie Cobb as Bonnie Sawyer

    Julie Cobb

    Bonnie Sawyer

    2 Episodes

  7. Elisha Cook Jr. as Gordon 'Weasel' Phillips

    Elisha Cook Jr.

    Gordon 'Weasel' Phillips

    2 Episodes

  8. George Dzundza as Cully Sawyer

    George Dzundza

    Cully Sawyer

    2 Episodes

  9. Ed Flanders as Dr. Bill Norton

    Ed Flanders

    Dr. Bill Norton

    2 Episodes

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Last Season


1979 • 2 Episodes

Season 1 of Salem's Lot premiered on November 17, 1979.

Part Two

(1x2, November 24, 1979) Season Finale

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Status Ended


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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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