- Rated: R
- Closed captioning available
- Run Time: 2 hours, 2 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: September 28, 1999
- Originally Released: 1993
- Label: MGM (Video & DVD)
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
- Additional Release Material:
- Trailers: Original Theatrical Trailer
- Additional Products:
Performers, Cast and Crew:
New York Times - 04/23/1993
"...An exceptionally entertaining film....Outdistances every other King adaptation [besides THE SHINING]..."
Variety - 04/26/1993
"...It certainly ranks as one of the top King adaptations..."
In director George A. Romero's THE DARK HALF, based on the best-selling novel by Stephen King, author Thad Beaumont sees his very normal family life turn upside down when his nom de plume takes on an identity of its own and commits a series of violent murders.
Based On A Novel |
Theatrical Release |
- Shot on location in Pennsylvania.
- THE DARK HALF was completed in 1991, but the collapse of distributor Orion Pictures caused the film to languish on the shelf for two years.