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THEY LIVE (1988)

THEY LIVE <span>(1988)</span> artwork

THEY LIVE (1988)

Type Feature

Approx. Running minutes 90

Release dates 29/10/2018, 26/10/2018, 21/10/2002, 18/09/2000, 01/05/1989

Ratings Info strong violence, language

Genre(s) Science Fiction, Action

Director(s) John Carpenter

Cast includes Roddy Piper, Keith David, Meg Foster, George 'Buck' Flower, Peter Jason, Raymond St. Jacques

Summary THEY LIVE is a science fiction action film, from 1988, in which a drifter discovers that mankind has been secretly subjugated by a race of alien creatures.

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

  • Suitable only for 15 years and over icon15

Ratings info

Ratings info publication date 09/10/2018

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

THEY LIVE is a science fiction action film, from 1988, in which a drifter discovers that mankind has been secretly subjugated by a race of alien creatures.

Violence

Scenes of strong violence include bloody shootings and an extended fistfight featuring heavy blows.

Language

There are uses of 'f**k' and 'motherf**ker', alongside milder terms including 'shit', 'bitch', 'ass', 'asshole', 'bastards', 'son of a bitch' and 'goddamn'.

Other issues include brief breast nudity and scenes of threat involving skull-faced alien creatures.

Details

Title
THEY LIVE
Also known as
JOHN CARPENTER'S THEY LIVE
Year
1988
Formats
DVD, Cinema
Distributor(s)
Studio Canal,Universal Pictures (UK) Ltd. - Video,Optimum Releasing,Momentum Pictures,Guild Home Video,Guild Film Distribution Ltd
Classified date(s)
19/10/2018
Main language
English
BBFC reference
AZF061795

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