Scanners (1981)

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There are 4 billion people on earth. 237 are Scanners. They have the most terrifying powers ever created... and they are winning.

Directed By David Cronenberg David Cronenberg Starring Jennifer O'Neill Jennifer O'Neill  •  Stephen Lack Stephen Lack  •  Patrick McGoohan Patrick McGoohan  •  Lawrence Dane Lawrence Dane  •  Michael Ironside Michael Ironside Genres Canuxploitation  •  Horror  •  Sci-Fi Horror  •  Science Fiction Studios &
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Scanners  •  The Criterion Collection  •  Anchor Bay Entertainment  •  Genie Award for Best Motion Picture Nominated  •  Saturn Award for Best International Film Nominated  •  Saturn Award for Best International Film Winning  •  TCM Underground  •  They Shoot Zombies, Don't They? Top 1000 Horror Movies
Release Info 1981-01-14T00:00:00Z January 14, 1981
Color  •  103 minutes R Rated R
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Scanners vs. Videodrome

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The Brood vs. Scanners

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HorrorHistorian5 said on 6/8/2014

"I like the Brood more its way scarier and deeper than most this is close two of my favs but yes..." more ►

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cine_matic

cine_matic on 7/29/2018 Reply  · 

loved the vibe and concept of this movie. but the lead actor was unbelievably horrendous in this.

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