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The Hunger

R| 1 hr. 37 min.

Plot Summary
John (David Bowie) is the lover of the gorgeous immortal vampire Miriam (Catherine Deneuve), and he's been led to believe that he'll live forever, too. Unfortunately, he quickly deteriorates into a horrible living death, and Miriam seeks a new companion. She soon sets her sights on Sarah (Susan Sarandon), a lovely young scientist, who quickly falls under Miriam's spell. However, Sarah doesn't warm up to the concept of vampirism easily, leading to conflict with Miriam.

Cast: Catherine Deneuve , David Bowie , Susan Sarandon , Cliff De Young , Beth Ehlers , Dan Hedaya , Rufus Collins , Suzanne Bertish

Director: Tony Scott

Genres: Horror

Distributor: Metro Goldwyn Mayer, MGM/UA Home Entertainment Inc.

The Hunger (1983)

Release Date: April 29th, 1983|1 hr. 37 min.

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Framed: The Hunger

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Alison Nastasi on October 28, 2010

Welcome to Framed, a column at Cinematical that runs every Thursday and celebrates the artistry of cinema -- one frame at a time. Tony Scott had established his career as a commercial director b...

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