Firestarter Poster

Release Date: 1984

DVD Release Date: April 1st, 1998

R|1 hr 53 min

Plot Summary
As youths, Andy McGee (David Keith) and his future wife, Vicky (Heather Locklear), participated in secret experiments, allowing themselves to be subjected to mysterious medical tests. Years later, the couple's daughter, Charlie (Drew Barrymore), begins to exhibit the ability of setting fires solely with her mind. This volatile talent makes the youngster extremely dangerous and soon she becomes a target for the enigmatic agency known as "The Shop."

Cast: David Keith, Drew Barrymore, George C. Scott, Freddie Jones, Heather Locklear, Martin Sheen, Louise Fletcher, Moses Gunn

Director: Mark Lester

Genres: Horror

Production Co: Universal Pictures, Dino de Laurentiis Corp.

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