In the blink of an eye, the terror begins.
( Horror / Sci-Fi )

Lifeforce Poster

US Runtime: 116 min

Premiere Date:
Jun 21, 1985   [USA]
Director: Tobe Hooper
Writers: Colin Wilson   [novel The Space Vampires]
Don Jakoby
Producers: Yoram Globus   [Producer]
Menahem Golan   [Producer]
Michael J. Kagan   [Associate Producer]
Music by Henry Mancini
Michael Kamen   [additional music - uncredited]
Cinematography: Alan Hume
Production Companys: Cannon Group
Easedram Limited
TriStar Pictures


Steve Railsback
Colonel Tom Carlsen
Peter Firth
Colonel Colin Caine
Mathilda May
Space Girl
Michael Gothard
Dr. Bukovsky
Nicholas Ball
Aubrey Morris
Sir Percy Hazeltine
Nancy Paul
Ellen Donaldson
John Hallam
John Keegan
Jerome Willis
Derek Benfield
John Woodnutt
James Forbes-Robertson
The Minister
Peter Porteous
Prime Minister
Katherine Schofield
Miss Haversham
Owen Holder
1st Scientist
Russell Sommers
Navigation Officer
Patrick Connor
Fatherly Guard
Sidney Kean
Brash Guard
Paul Cooper
2nd Guard
Chris Sullivan
Milton Cadman
1st Soldier
Rupert Baker
2nd Soldier
Gary Hildreth
Police Surgeon
Edward Evans
Nicholas Donnelly
Police Inspector
Peter Lovstrom
1st Boy in Park
Julian Firth
2nd Boy in Park
Carl Rigg
1st Radar Technician
Elizabeth Morton
2nd Radar Technician
Geoffrey Frederick
Communications Officer
David English
1st Crewperson
Emma Jacobs
2nd Crewperson
Michael John Paliotti
3rd Crewperson
Brian Carroll
4th Crewperson
Richard Oldfield
Mission Leader
Christopher Barr
Trajectory Officer
Burnell Tucker
N.A.S.A. Man
Thom Booker
1st N.A.S.A. Officer
Michael Fitzpatrick
2nd N.A.S.A. Officer
Richard Sharpe
Rescue Ship Crewman
John Golightly
William Lindsay
Colonel's Aide
David Beckett
Sydney Livingstone
Ned Price
Ken Parry
Jeffrey Sykes
John Edmunds
BBC Commentator
Haydn Wood
Helicopter Pilot


Paul Antony-Barber
mime artist
Corrinne Bougaard
mime artist
Bob Bremner
electrical supervisor
Tom Brown
electrical department
Ron Campbell
fire officer
Fred Chiverton
unit driver
Tony Cridlin
camera grip
Joe Dunton
camera technician: cameras and anamorphic lenses
Jack Fishman
musical advisor
Mike Frift
camera operator
Bob Goody
mime artist
Mike Heaviside
video department
Adrian Hedley
mime director
Pauline Hume
title designer
Kristine Landon-Smith
mime artist
Cheryl Leigh
Russel Lister
electrical department
Jack Lowin
camera operator: second unit
Nick Maley
Cal McCrystal
mime artist
Simon Murray
wardrobe department
Tiny Nicholls
costume supervisor
Bob Penn
still photographer
Nick Penn
camera trainee
Carol Snook
Nikki Williams
production department secretary

Special Effects:

Apogee Productions Inc.
special visual effects

Filming Locations: (Now With Clickable Links To Location On Google Maps)


Tech Info:

Color Info:
Cinematographic Process:
J-D-C Scope
Rank Film Laboratories, Denham, UK
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1
Film Negative Format:
35 mm
Printed Film Format:
35 mm


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