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Title Children of the corn [videorecording] / Stephen King ; New World Pictures in association with Angeles Entertainment Group, Inc./Inverness Productions, Inc. ; Hal Roach Studios and New World Pictures present a Gatlin production ; produced by Donald P. Borchers and Terrence Kirby ; screenplay by George Goldsmith ; directed by Fritz Kiersch.

Publication Info. Troy, MI : Distributed by Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2001]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
Description 1 videodisc (92 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD, Widescreen presentation (aspect ratio 1.66:1); Dolby Digital surround.
Cast Peter Horton, Linda Hamilton, R.G. Armstrong.
Credits Director of photography, Raoul Lomas ; editor, Harry Keramidas ; music, Jonathan Elias.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1984.
Based upon the short story by Stephen King.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
Summary It began on a quiet Sunday in Gatlin, Nebraska. That was the day the children slaughtered all the grownups. Isaac, the boy preacher, told them that He Who Walks Behind the Rows was pleased, and three years later the children still follow Isaac and his evil teenage disciple, Malachai. When a young couple accidentally drive into Gatlin, they begin to discover the town's terrible secrets and become part of the children's bloody mission.
Note Special features: Theatrical trailer ; collector's booklet.
Language Closed-captioned.
Local Note Iowa film.
Subject Cults -- Nebraska -- Drama.
Rural children -- Nebraska -- Drama.
Murder -- Nebraska -- Drama.
Corn -- Religious aspects -- Drama.
Nebraska -- Drama.
Genre/Form Horror films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Borchers, Donald P.
Kirby, Terrence.
Goldsmith, George.
Kiersch, Fritz, 1951-
Horton, Peter, 1953-
Hamilton, Linda, 1956-
Armstrong, R. G. (Robert Golden), 1917-2012.
Lomas, Raoul.
Keramidas, Harry.
Elias, Jonathan.
King, Stephen, 1947- Children of the corn.
New World Pictures (Firm)
Angeles Entertainment Group.
Inverness Productions, Inc.
Hal Roach Studios.
Gatlin (Firm)
Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc.
Added Title Stephen King's Children of the corn
Standard No. 013131125795
Music No. DV11257 Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc.

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