Pitch Black

Release Date: February 18th, 2000

DVD Release Date: October 24th, 2000

R |1 hr 48 min

Plot Summary

When their ship crashes on an unexplored planet, the survivors of the crash soon discover that this planet that is normally always day is going to soon be in a state of eclipse that will bring out deadly nocturnal creatures. Will a prison convict (Vin Diesel) being transported on the ship end up being the one man who can lead the survivors off the planet?

Cast: Radha Mitchell, Vin Diesel, Cole Hauser, Keith David, Lewis Fitz-Gerald, Claudia Black, Rhiana Griffith, John Moore

Director: David Twohy

Genres: Science fiction , Horror

Production Co: Gramercy Pictures, Interscope Communications, Intrepid Pictures

Distributors: USA Films

Keywords: Intense , Underdog , Survival , Rescue , Quest ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Sara WildbergerMiami Herald

    Just may be the most entertainingly derivative movie of the millennium so far. show more

  • 66
    Kevin MaynardMr. Showbiz

    Visually, Pitch Black is sleek and stylish in a post-apocalyptic way, and a scantily clad Radha Mitchell does a nice, more femme variation of Sigourney Weaver's Ripley. show more

  • 63
    Desmond RyanPhiladelphia Inquirer

    The "Alien" recipe with a little imagination. show more

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