The Hunger

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John (David Bowie) is the lover of the gorgeous immortal vampire Miriam (Catherine Deneuve), and he's been led to believe that he'll live forever, too. Unfortunately, he quickly deteriorates into a horrible living death, and Miriam seeks a new companion. She soon sets her sights on Sarah (Susan Sarandon), a lovely young scientist, who quickly falls under Miriam's spell. However, Sarah doesn't warm up to the concept of vampirism easily, leading to conflict with Miriam.

Release details

Rated: R
Release date: Friday April 29 1983
Duration: 97 mins

Cast and crew

Director: Tony Scott
Screenwriter: Ivan Davis, Michael Thomas, James Costigan
Cast: Susan Sarandon
Catherine Deneuve
David Bowie
Dan Hedaya
Beth Ehlers
Willem Dafoe
Cliff De Young
Bessie Love
Suzanne Bertish
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