Salem's Lot



Salem's Lot is a 1979 American television adaptation of the novel of the same name by Stephen King. Directed by Tobe Hooper and starring David Soul and James Mason, the plot revolves around a writer returning to his home town and discovers the citizens are turning into vampires. It combines elements of both the vampire film and haunted house subgenres.

  1. Stephen King


  2. Tobe Hooper


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  1. James Mason

    James Mason

  2. David Soul

    David Soul

  3. Kenneth McMillan

    Kenneth McMillan

  4. Bonnie Bedelia

    Bonnie Bedelia

  5. Reggie Nalder

    Reggie Nalder

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Salem's Lot

Season 1

1979 | 2 Episodes

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

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Salem's Lot
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Status Ended


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Certification -

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 240m

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