Salem's Lot Poster

Release Date: 1979

DVD Release Date: October 26th, 1999

PG|1 hr 52 min

Plot Summary
Based on the Stephen King novel, Ben Mears (David Soul) has returned to his hometown of Salem's Lot to write a book about the supposedly haunted Marsten House that resides on a hill overlooking the small town. His project is curtailed, however, when he finds out that someone has bought the long-empty property. But when people around the Marsten House start dying mysteriously, Mears discovers that the owner of the mansion is actually a vampire who is turning them into an army of undead slaves.

Cast: David Soul, James Mason, Lance Kerwin, Bonnie Bedelia, Lew Ayres, Julie Cobb, Elisha Cook Jr., George Dzundza

Director: Tobe Hooper

Genres: Horror

Keywords: Death, 1970s, Doctor, Escape, Dark, Love interest