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The first remake of the paranoid infiltration classic moves the setting for the invasion, from a small town to the city of San Francisco and starts as Matthew Bennell notices that several of his friends are complaining that their close relatives are in some way different. When questioned later they themselves seem changed, as they deny everything or make lame excuses. As the invaders increase in n...

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Directed by

Philip Kaufman

Written by

Jack Finney (Novel)
W.D. Richter (Screenplay)

Runtime

116 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

From deep space... the seed is planted... terror grows

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Keywords

remake based on novel or book alien invasion alien 1970s san francisco apocalypse doppelgänger psychoanalysis alien infection biologist epidemic

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#38 on The 100 best sci-fi movies TimeOut

#81 on The 100 best horror films TimeOut

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