Rank: 17/100 in Top Movie 1981 – Scanners: 10 Seconds: The Pain Begins. 15 Seconds: You Can’t Breathe. 20 Seconds: You Explode.

Movie Synopsis:
After a man with extraordinary—and frighteningly destructive—telepathic abilities is nabbed by agents from a mysterious rogue corporation, he discovers he is far from the only possessor of such strange powers, and that some of the other “scanners” have their minds set on world domination, while others are trying to stop them.

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Movie details:

  • Original Title: Scanners
  • Original Language: en
  • Release Date: 1981-01-14
  • Category 1 (Type): Movie
  • Category 2 (Genres): Science Fiction Movie, Horror Movie
  • Category 3 (Year): Movie 1981
  • Adult: FALSE
  • Status: Released
  • Studios (Production Companies): AVCO Embassy Pictures, Canadian Film Development Corporation (CFDC), Filmplan, Victor Solnicki Productions
  • Production Countries: Canada
  • Budget: $4,100,000.00
  • Revenue: $14,225,876.00
  • Running Time: 103 minutes
  • Director: David Cronenberg
  • Actors: Stephen Lack, Jennifer O’Neill, Michael Ironside, Patrick McGoohan, Lawrence Dane
  • YB100 views Counts: 291
  • YB100 Likes: 5
  • Popularity: 9.527
  • Vote Count: 582
  • Vote Average: 6.8

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