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The Fly

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Sequel:
The Fly II
Remake of:
The Fly
Original title
The Fly
Year
Running time
100 min.
Country
United States United States
Director
Screenwriter
George Langelaan, Charles Edward Pogue, David Cronenberg
Music
Howard Shore
Cinematography
Mark Irwin
Cast
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Producer
20th Century Fox / Brooksfilms
Genre
Sci-Fi. Fantasy. Horror | Remake. Monsters. Cult Movie
Movie Groups
The Fly
New
Synopsis / Plot
Seth Brundle, a brilliant but eccentric scientist attempts to woo investigative journalist Veronica Quaife by offering her a scoop on his latest research in the field of matter transportation, which against all the expectations of the scientific establishment have proved successful. Up to a point. Brundle thinks he has ironed out the last problem when he successfully transports a living creature, but when he attempts to teleport himself a fly enters one of the transmission booths, and Brundle finds he is a changed man. This Science-Gone-Mad film is the source of the quotable quote "Be afraid. Be very afraid."
Awards
1986: Oscar: Best Makeup
1986: New York Film Critics Circle: Nominated for Best Actor (Jeff Goldblum)
1987: BAFTA: Nominated Best Special Effects and Make Up Artist
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