The Watch


1h 38m 2012

Brief Synopsis

Four everyday suburban guys come together as an excuse to escape their humdrum lives one night a week. But when they accidentally discover that their town has become overrun with aliens posing as ordinary suburbanites, they have no choice but to save their neighborhood -- and the world -- from total

Film Details

Also Known As
Neighborhood Watch, Surveillance, Vecinos cercanos del 3er tipo, Watch, Watch - Nachbarn der 3. Art, The
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2012
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox Distribution
Location
Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 38m

Synopsis

Four everyday suburban guys come together as an excuse to escape their humdrum lives one night a week. But when they accidentally discover that their town has become overrun with aliens posing as ordinary suburbanites, they have no choice but to save their neighborhood -- and the world -- from total extermination.

Crew

Ryan Abrams

Assistant Camera

Paige Adair

Graphic Designer

Blondel Aidoo

Coproducer

Joey Anaya

Stunts

Christopher A Anderson

Electrician

Mike Anderson

Engineer

Robert Anderson

Best Boy Grip

Christopher C Anthony

Carpenter

Lauren Aparicio

Production Assistant

Gaytra D Arnold

Accounting Assistant

Steve Artmont

Makeup Artist

James Ashwill

Foley Mixer

David M Atkinson

Accounting Assistant

Hank Atterbury

Special Effects Technician

Dan Auerbach

Song

David Axelrod

Song

Randy Bachman

Song

Brian Bailey

Song

Scott Baker

Set Designer

Nancy Ballew

Scenic Artist

Lloyd Banks

Song Performer

Lloyd Banks

Song

Philip Banks

Production Assistant

Katie Baron

Assistant

Ron Bartlett

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Bob Bateman

Welder

Brent D. Bazinski

Electrician

Christophe Beck

Music

Georgia Belcher

Set Production Assistant

Stephanie Beman

Craft Service

Matraca Berg

Song

Michole Bergstrom

Camera Assistant

Maria T. Bierniak

Location Manager

Leo Birenberg

Music Coordinator

Hans Bjerno

Aerial Director Of Photography

Victor Bland

Rigging Electrician

Jason Bogard

Finance Manager

James Bolt

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Kenneth Bolton

Grip

Fernand Bos

Music Editor

Kathryn Boyd

Production Assistant

Brett Boyett

Song

Jeff Bradford

Propman

Melvin Bradford

Song

Bob Branam

Video

Hugh Braselton

Assistant Camera

Mark Daniel Brauckmann

On-Set Dresser

Nick Brett

Stunts

James Patrick Brice

Other

Scott Brinson

Rigging Electrician

Sean Britts

Production Assistant

April J Brown

Production Assistant

Brannon Brown

Film Lab

Sekinah Brown

Set Costumer

Joe Bucaro

Stunts

Aaron Buchsbaum

Assistant

Charles Bunnag

Colorist

Rico Burgas

Stunts

Matthew Butler

Greensman

Karen Renee Call

Production

C Douglas Cameron

Boom Operator

Dwight Campbell

Assistant Camera

Justin Campbell

Production Assistant

Wes Campbell

Welder

Patrick Capone

Dp/Cinematographer

Patrick Capone

Director Of Photography

Patrick Carney

Song

Cindy Carr

Set Decorator

James Carson

Illustrator

Matt Carson

Assistant Editor

Deana Carter

Song

Derek Casari

Adr

Paolo Cascio

Camera Operator

Gloria Pasqua Casny

Hair

Adam Castro

Camera Assistant

Jamie Lynn Catrett

Extras Agent/Coordinator

David Champion

Production Assistant

Timothy S. Christie

Dolly Grip

Wendy Chuck

Costume Designer

Jeffrey N Civa

Assistant Camera

Chris Clark

Electrician

Carl E Coker

Propman

Michael Coleman

Song

Blake Collins

Foley Mixer

Joann Connolly

Production Assistant

Sandi Cook

Assistant Art Director

Aaron B Cooley

Propman

Marcus A Cooley

Other

Martin Corser

On-Set Dresser

James M. Cox

Gaffer

Christopher Cross

Song

Christopher Cross

Song Performer

Curtis Crowe

Construction Coordinator

Stacy Crowe

Other

Clay Crutchfield

Location Coordinator

John Cucci

Foley Artist

Roscoe Da

Song Performer

Ryan Dambro

Set Production Assistant

Tim Davies

Music

Susan Schakelford Dawes

Adr/Dialogue Editor

Scott K Deadwyler

Propman

Kenneth Dean

Propman

Brian Dennis

Best Boy Electric

Greg Dennon

Stage Manager

John Densmore

Song

Tom Derose

Best Boy Electric

Michael Dillon

Film Lab

Dawn Dininger

Puppeteer

Marc Dobiecki

Camera Operator

Snoop Dogg

Song

Julie Donovan

Assistant Camera

The Doors

Song Performer

Daniel Dorowsky

Rigging Electrician

Frank Dorowsky

Rigging Gaffer

Chris Dowell

Post-Production Supervisor

George Drakoulias

Music Supervisor

Tim Drnec

Stunts

Richard Duarte

Foley Mixer

Alex Duke

Stunts

Merrick Earle

Welder

Eazy-e

Song Performer

Danny Eckler

Grip

Katie Eischen

Stunts

Pete Ellis

Painter

Jason Ellson

Camera Operator

Justin Elterman

Graphic Designer

Seth M Eltz

Electrician

Jeff Engelson

Grip

Rod England

On-Set Dresser

Kevin Erb

Key Rigging Grip

Geoff Ethridge

Sound Engineer

Patrick D Fields

Grip

Rick Fields

Propman

Brenda M Findley

Art Department Coordinator

Greg Fitzpatrick

Stunts

Terry Fitzpatrick

Video Playback

Cliff Fleming

Helicopter Pilot

Cory Fleming

Coordinator

Juan Flores

Colorist

James M Floyd

Rigging Grip

Michael Forno

Song

Dale Fowler

Best Boy Electric

Arturo Franco

Chef

William Frazier

Electrician

Brian Freeman

Set Production Assistant

Christopher R. French

Rigging Grip

Jeremy Frick

Painter

Clint Fumanti

Accounting Clerk

Lady Gaga

Song

Tony Gardner

Makeup

Wesley Garrison

Location Assistant

John Gidcomb

Adr Voice Casting

Andy Gill

Stunt Coordinator

Jack Gill

Stunt Coordinator

Jack Gill

Unit Director

Eric Glasser

Assistant Director

Daniel C Gold

Camera Operator

Evan Goldberg

Screenplay

David Goldsmith

Video Assistant

Tim Gomillion

Sound Recordist

Melinda Sue Gordon

Still Photographer

Trevor Goring

Storyboard Artist

Mark Graham

Music

Shawn M Gray

Assistant Property Master

Noelle Green

Production Supervisor

Shay Griffin

Casting

Kurt Grossi

Key Grip

Quinn Grove

Best Boy Grip

John Guentner

Foley Mixer

Bryan Guevara

Medic

Lori Guidroz

Hair Stylist

David Guion

Screenplay (Uncredited)

David Guion

Other

David Gullman

Visual Effects Coordinator

Charles R. Gunter

Foreman

Gregory Guzik

Assistant Director

Joey Haase

Scenic Artist

Jennifer Hackney

Set Production Assistant

Ron Hammond

Coordinator

Michael Handelman

Screenplay (Uncredited)

Michael Handelman

Other

Francis Harlan

Grip

Kime Harless

Production Assistant

Gabe Harrington

Scenic Artist

Matthew Harrison

Foley Editor

William Harrison

Special Effects Coordinator

Matthew Haskins

Camera Assistant

Gaville Haughton

Foreman

Blake Hawkins

Medic

Daniel Helms

Set Production Assistant

D. M. Hemphill

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

John Hemphill

Greensman

Warren Hendriks

Sound Designer

Craig Henighan

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Andy Henry

Casting Associate

Laura Jay Von Herrmann

Travel Coordinator

Joe Heslinga

Assistant

John Hill

Song

Teressa Hill

Hair

Robert Hoffman

Assistant Director

Film Details

Also Known As
Neighborhood Watch, Surveillance, Vecinos cercanos del 3er tipo, Watch, Watch - Nachbarn der 3. Art, The
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2012
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox Distribution
Location
Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 38m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Wide Release in United States July 27, 2012

Released in United States on Video November 13, 2012

Studio executive John Fox generated the concept and brought it to 21 Laps and screenwriter Jared Stern.

Shawn Levy was previously attached to direct.

Will Ferrell was previously attached to star with David Dobkin attached to direct.

Peter Segal was previously attached to direct.

Project was included on the 2009 Black List.

Wide Release in United States July 27, 2012

Released in United States on Video November 13, 2012