Nightbreed


1h 39m 1990

Brief Synopsis

A doctor who has massacred several families attempts to frame a teenage patient who's been suffering terrible hallucinations. The teenager, pursued by the evil doctor and authorities, flees to Midian, home of the lost tribes of the moon, and is accepted into their fold.

Film Details

Also Known As
Brut der Nacht, Die, Cabal, Die Brut der Nacht, Night Breed, The
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Horror
Thriller
Release Date
1990
Production Company
Completion Bond Company Inc; D Bassett & Associates Inc; Dda Public Relations; Glen Glenn Sound Company; J & M Entertainment; Morgan Creek Entertainment Group; Pacific Title & Art Studio; Pinewood Studios, Ltd.; Sargent Disc, Ltd.; The Cimarron Group; Todd-Ao; Visual Concept Entertainment (Vce)
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox Distribution; 20th Century Fox Distribution; 20th Century Fox International; CBS Video; Independent Productions; Senator Film Verleih; Ster-Kinekor; Wild Bunch AG
Location
Canmore, Alberta, Canada; London, England, United Kingdom; Calgary, Alberta, Canada; Pinewood Studios, Iver Heath, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom; British Columbia, Canada; Drumheller, Alberta, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 39m

Synopsis

A doctor who has massacred several families attempts to frame a teenage patient who's been suffering terrible hallucinations. The teenager, pursued by the evil doctor and authorities, flees to Midian, home of the lost tribes of the moon, and is accepted into their fold.

Crew

Jami Abell

Assistant (To Joe Roth)

Terry Adlam

Matte Artist Assistant

Phil Allchin

Driver

David Allday

Swing Gang

David Allen

Sound Mixer (Additional Photography)

Steve Allett

Dressing Props

Philip Alton

Sound Editor Assistant (United Kingdom)

Jeanne Anderson

Production Assistant (Calgary)

David A Arnold

Sound Editor

Peter Atkins

Assistance

Bob Badami

Music Editor

Jan Balckie

Set Dresser

Jan Balckie

Props (Calgary)

Clive Barker

Source Material (From Novel)

Clive Barker

Screenwriter

Gary Barker

Creature Costume Assistant (Image Animation)

Barbara Barnaby

Adr Editor

Libbie Barr

Script Supervisor

David Barron

Production Supervisor

David Barron

Associate Producer

Steve Bartek

Original Music

Kevin Bartnoff

Foley Walker

Alan Baumgarten

Associate Editor

Karen Bedard

Continuity (Calgary)

Anna Behlmer

Sound Recording

Bob Bell

Matte Artist

Greg Benge

Set Dresser (Los Angeles)

Johnny Beyers

Bestboy (Los Angeles)

Roy Birchely

1st Assistant Editor

Keith Blake

1st Assistant Camera (Action Unit)

Keith Blanton

Special Props (Los Angeles)

Wally Blatt

Cinematography (Action Unit)

Brian Boag

Creature Costume Designer (Image Animation)

Peter Boita

Associate Editor

Sally Boldt

Music Editor

Destiny Borden

Sound Editor

Terry Boswell

Other

Grant Boulton

Other

Gary Bourgeois

Sound Rerecording Mixer

Tony George Boxall

Other

Nigel Brackley

Animatronics Designer (Image Animation)

Gary Bradbury

Driver

Andy Bradford

Stunts

Julian Bratolyubov

Music Contractor

Eric Bray

Other

Ed Brewer

Property Master (Los Angeles)

Bob Bridges

2nd Assistant Camera (Action Unit)

Terry Bridle

Animatronics Technician (Image Animation)

Daryl Bristow

Wardrobe Supervisor

Ian Brown

Creature Artist (Image Animation)

Tom Brown

Other

Aaron Bryson

Other

Neville Buchanan

Other

Alan Burne

Other

Terry Busby

Sound Editor Assistant (United Kingdom)

Anthony Cacavale

Other

Ron Campbell

Other

Chris Carpenter

Sound Rerecording Mixer

Marcus Catlin

3rd Assistant Director

Joe Celeste

Key Grip (Los Angeles)

Dave Chagouri

Other

William Chapman

Driver

Maggie Choyce

Script Supervisor (Action Unit)

Paul Clancy

Special Effects Technician

Doug Clark

Driver

Keith Claxton

Other

Murray Close

Stills

Ronald Coleman

Carpenter

Jack Collins

Electrician

Chris Corbould

Special Effects Supervisor

Mark Coulier

Creature Artist (Image Animation)

Paul Cowdin

Electrician (Los Angeles)

Brian Cox

Wardrobe Assistant

Roland Coyne

Carpenter

Nigel Crafts

Carpenter

Mark Crane

Other

Cliff Culley

Supervisor

Neil Culley

Matte Camera Operator

Mary D'achille

Craft Service (Los Angeles)

Perry Davey

Stunts

Steven Davis

Other

Sandy De Crescent

Music Contractor

Roger Deer

Storyboards

Max Dejong

Sculptor Assistant

Max Dejong

Modeller Assistant

Winston Depper

Chargehand Dressing Props

Peter Desales La Terriere

Production Assistant

Gary Donoghue

Electrician

Jim Dowdall

Stunts

Robbie Drake

Other

Michael Dunleavy

Special Effects Technician

Robert Early

Louma Crane Operator Assistant (Los Angeles)

Jonathan Earp

Camera Assistant

Derek Ede

Stagehand

James Ede

Other

Steve Ede

Construction Manager

Tracey Edon

Stunts

Danny Elfman

Music

Danny Elfman

Song ("Skin")

Belinda Ellis

Production Coordinator (Los Angeles)

Roy Elston

Other

Kevin Emmons

1st Assistant Camera (Los Angeles)

Ricky Eyres

Art Direction

Max Faulkner

Stunts

Rory Fellowes

Animation Designer (Image Animation)

Robert Fernandez

Music Recording

Steven Fierberg

Director Of Photography (Los Angeles)

Amanda Fisher

Casting Assistant

Chris Fitzgerald

Other

Ken Flemming

Carpenter

Linda Folk

Foley Editor

Antony Ford

3rd Assistant Director

Dennis Fordica

Production Assistant (Calgary)

Steve Foster

Gaffer

Marie France

Costume Designer (Los Angeles)

Ira Friedlander

Location Accountant

Rick Garbutt

Camera Operator (Helicopter/Calgary)

Tony Gardner

Special Effects Makeup (Los Angeles)

Andy Given

Production Manager (Los Angeles)

David Glass

Creature Choreography (Image Animation)

Matthew Glen

1st Assistant Editor

Mark Goldblatt

Editor

Angus More Gordon

Location Assistant

Melinda Sue Gordon

Stills (Los Angeles)

Neill Gorton

Creature Artist (Image Animation)

Peter Graovac

Driver

Andrew Graver

Carpenter

Rob J Greenlea

Electrician (Los Angeles)

Evangeline Griego

Assistant (To Gabriella Martinelli (Usa))

Spencer Gross

1st Assistant Editor

John Grover

Associate Editor

Michael Gunner

Other

Darrell Guyon

Special Effects Technician

Cynthia Haagens

Adr Editor

Gail Haigh

Other

Josh Hakian

Special Effects (Los Angeles)

David Haldiman

Location Manager (Los Angeles)

Chris Halls

Other

Richard Hammatt

Stunts

Richard Hammett

Stunts

Steve Hardie

Production Designer

Alan Harris

Stand-In

Shaune Harrison

Other

Rick Hart

Sound Rerecording Mixer

Allen Hartz

Sound Editor

Alix Harwood

Modeller

Alix Harwood

Sculptor

Mark Haskins

Production Designer (Los Angeles)

Carina Haslam

Assistant (To Clive Barker)

Ivan Hawkes

Grip (Calgary)

Ivan Hawkes

Gaffer

Mark Heiner

Props (Los Angeles)

Frank Henry

Carpenter Supervisor

Frank Henson

Stunts

Ian Hills

Supervisor

Ann Hollowood

Costume Designer

John Hollywood

Driver

Christopher Homel

Production Assistant (Los Angeles)

Loy Hopkins

Set Dresser (Los Angeles)

Billy Horrigan

Stunts

Cyril Howard

Assistance

Bill Howe

Other

Brian Humphrey

Props (Standby)

Gary Hutchings

Key Grip

Derek Ixer

Dressing Props

Andrea Jaffe

Wardrobe Assistant

Michael James

Bestboy

Paul Jennings

Stunts

Jess Johnson

Production Assistant (Action Unit)

Doreen Jones

Casting (United Kingdom)

Heather Jones

Hairdresser Supervisor

Mark Jones

Other

Paul Jones

Creature Artist (Image Animation)

Stephen Jones

Unit Publicist

Val Jones

Set Dresser (Additional Photography)

Donlee Jorgenson

Sound Editor

Arlind Junkermann

Other

Faisal Karim

Modeler

Sheldon Katz

Production Controller

Andrew Keen

Accountant (United Kingdom)

Bob Keen

Creature Designer (Image Animation)

Bob Keen

Special Makeup

Dave Keen

Other

Andy Kendall

Driver

David Kennaway

Location Assistant

Theresa Kennedy

Assistant (To Clive Barker)

Pat Killeen

Other

Edward King

Carpenter

Steve Kitchen

Gaffer (Additional Photography)

Jo Anne Knoebel

Set Dresser (Los Angeles)

David Knowles

Special Effects Technician

David Kulczycki

Sound Editor

Peter Kuran

Animation Optical Effects

Bruce Lange

1st Assistant Editor

Brett Laumann

Electrician (Los Angeles)

Tom Lauten

Creature Artist (Image Animation)

Lou Lavelly

Camera Operator (Action Unit)

A David Lee

Carpenter

David Leon

Assistant (To Steve Bartek)

Jody Levin

Post-Production Supervisor

Film Details

Also Known As
Brut der Nacht, Die, Cabal, Die Brut der Nacht, Night Breed, The
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Horror
Thriller
Release Date
1990
Production Company
Completion Bond Company Inc; D Bassett & Associates Inc; Dda Public Relations; Glen Glenn Sound Company; J & M Entertainment; Morgan Creek Entertainment Group; Pacific Title & Art Studio; Pinewood Studios, Ltd.; Sargent Disc, Ltd.; The Cimarron Group; Todd-Ao; Visual Concept Entertainment (Vce)
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox Distribution; 20th Century Fox Distribution; 20th Century Fox International; CBS Video; Independent Productions; Senator Film Verleih; Ster-Kinekor; Wild Bunch AG
Location
Canmore, Alberta, Canada; London, England, United Kingdom; Calgary, Alberta, Canada; Pinewood Studios, Iver Heath, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom; British Columbia, Canada; Drumheller, Alberta, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 39m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Winter February 16, 1990

Released in United States on Video August 8, 1990

Completed shooting June 1989.

Began shooting March 6, 1989.

Released in United States Winter February 16, 1990

Released in United States on Video August 8, 1990