Unrated | | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
A teenage hustler and a young man obsessed with alien abductions cross paths, together discovering a horrible, liberating truth.
Joseph Gordon-Levitt wore blue contacts and Brady Corbert wore brown contacts to match their actors who played their younger roles.
The summer I was 8 years old, five hours disappeared from my life. Five hours. Lost. Gone without a trace.
Brian: Last thing I remember I was sitting on the bench at my Little League game. It started to rain. What happened after that remains a pitch black ...
Car approaches traffic signal. Yellow light is a matrix of LEDs, but all yellow traffic lights in 1987 were incandescent bulbs.
The Dead Next Door (1989) Film Clip Courtesy of Amsco Studios/Tempe Entertainment
The 2005 film reviews generally list a 99 minute run-time. The British Board of Film Classification, bbfc.co.uk, rated the uncut 105m 19s film as 18 on 5/20/2005. The 3/20/2006 "Unrated Director's Edition" Strand Releasing DVD has a 104m 59s run-time, but its case lists a 99m length; it is also anamorphic 853x479 pixels format (1.78:1 aspect) but the case lists Letterboxed. The Internet Movie Database technical specifications list a 107 min Sundance Channel Library Print, but on Sundance.com Sundance TV lists a 105 minutes run-time.
$17,425 (USA) (8 May 2005)
$697,181 (USA) (31 July 2005)
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