The Dead Zone Movie Trivia

The Dead Zone Trivia

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Film facts for the 1983 Horror / Occult movie starring Christopher Walken, Brooke Adams, Tom Skerritt More Cast

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Stephen King co wrote the screenplay with Jeffrey Boam. Boam's skills were made so apparent by this movie that he quickly found himself as an "A list" writer. Script duties for "The Lost Boys" and "Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade" were to quickly follow...
Thanks to Phantom Planet
"The Dead Zone" spawned a hit television series of the same name in 2002, starring 80's teen sensation Anthony Michael Hall as Johnny.
Thanks to Wayne Sutton
You know the scene where Martin Sheen's Character says I'm gonna be President of The United States of America? He was right --almost! In a show called "The West Wing" he plays the president. Funny how things turn out almost 2 decades later!
Thanks to Robert Baum
The man who is shown photographing Stillson at the film's conclusion was portrayed by Sheen's son Ramon.
Thanks to Graham Hill
At the begining of the film, John Smith is teaching in class. When the bell goes he asks them to read "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" for homework. Christopher Walken later played the headless horseman in Tim Burton's film version.

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There's often fake stuff floating round, y'know? -Like the 'ghost boy' that can allegedly be seen in "Three Men And A Baby".

But, nothing bogus that we know yet for "The Dead Zone".
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