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  • Firestarter (1984)

    4.96/10

    R | 1h 54min | Horror, Thriller, Sci-Fi, Action

    Published Sat., January 06, 2018

  • Firestarter (1984) Release Dates

  • In Theaters: March 04, 2016
  • DVD: May 01, 2016

Firestarter (1984) Plot & Synopsis

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Starring Drew Barrymore, Dick Warlock, George P. Wilbur, Laura Warner, Martin Sheen

Directed by Mark L. Lester

Synopsis: A couple who participated in a potent medical experiment gain telekinetic ability and then have a child who is pyrokinetic.

Tagline: She has the power . . . an evil destructive force.

Synopsis: Andrew and Vicky McGee met while earning money as guinea pigs for an experiment at college. The experiment was shrouded in suspicion and mystery, and seemed to be related to psychic abilities. The two were married and had a daughter, Charlie, who has the ability to start fires by merely thinking about it, also known as pyrokinesis. Naturally, the government takes a great interest in Charlie, and operatives from the secret department known as "The Shop" want to quarantine and study her.

Tagline: She has the power . . . an evil destructive force.

Storyline: A couple who participated in a potent medical experiment gain telekinetic ability and then have a child who is pyrokinetic.

  • Firestarter (1984) Movie Details

  • Directors: Mark L. Lester
  • Writers: Stephen King, Stanley Mann
  • Cast: Drew Barrymore, Dick Warlock, George P. Wilbur, Laura Warner, Martin Sheen, Leon Rippy, Heather Locklear, John Sanderford, Freddie Jones, Louise Fletcher, Antonio Fargas, Jack Magner, Moses Gunn, Robert Miano, Drew Snyder, Laurens Moore, George C. Scott, Stanley Mann, Carey Fox, Carole Francisco, Orwin C. Harvey, Wendy Womble, Steve Boles, Etan Boritzer, Art Carney, Joan Foley, Curtis Credel, Keith Colbert, Jeff Ramsey, Lisa Anne Barnes
  • Genres: Horror, Thriller, Sci-Fi, Action
  • Producers: Frank Capra Jr., Martha De Laurentiis
  • Musicians: Tangerine Dream
  • Cinematographers: Giuseppe Ruzzolini
  • Editors: David Rawlins, Ronald Sanders
  • Our Score: 5/10 by Florita A.
  • Average Rating: 4.96/10 of 26,146 Votes!
  • Runtime: 114 min / 1h 54min
  • Year: 1984
  • MPAA Rating: R
  • Oscars: 0
  • Awards: 0
  • Nominations: 2
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