(1982) Swamp Thing
| 91 minutes
Science transformed him into a monster. Love changed him even more!
On the verge of a breakthrough in his quest to wipe out world hunger, altruistic botanist Dr. Alec Holland (Ray Wise) is placed under the protection of special government agent Alice Cable (Adrienne Barbeau). Mad outlaw scientist Anton Arcane (Louis Jourdan) wants to steal Holland’s research for his
own nefarious ends, but an unforeseen accident during the heist turns Holland into the Swamp Thing, an enormous plant-like creature that fights back against Arcane’s henchmen to save Cable.
Directed by Wes Craven
Based on characters appearing in DC Comics.
CAST & CREW
Dr. Alec Holland
Swamp Thing was released on February 17, 1982.
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A Warner Bros. presentation of a Melniker-Uslan production.
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Louis Jourdan was born June 19, 1921 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France. He is known for his roles in
Letter from an Unknown Woman
Adrienne Barbeau was born June 11, 1945 in Sacramento, California. She is known for her roles in
(TV series) and
Ray Wise was born August 20, 1947 in Akron, Ohio. He is known for his roles in
(TV series) and
X-Men: First Class
David Hess was born September 19, 1936 in New York City, New York. He is known for his roles in
The Last House on the Left
Nicholas Worth was born September 4, 1937 in St. Louis, Missouri. He is known for his roles in
Hell Comes to Frogtown
No Way Out
Don Knight was born February 16, 1933 in Manchester, England. He is known for his roles in
The Apple Dumpling (1975), The Hawaiians (1970) and Too Late the Hero (1970).
Al Ruban is known for his roles in
The Killing of a Chinese Bookie (1976), Love Streams (1984) and Madigan (1968).
Dick Durock was born January 18, 1937 in South Bend, Indiana. He is known for his roles in
Stand by Me (1986), Die Hard: With a Vengeance (1995) and Silverado (1985).