The Kindred(Movie, 1987)

1h 31min | Genres: Horror, Science Fiction
The KindredRating: 3.2/5 (with 2020 votes)
The Kindred is a 1987 American horror film directed by Jeffrey Obrow and Stephen Carpenter. Obrow also produced the film, and co-wrote it along with Carpenter, Earl Ghaffari and John Penney. The film stars David Allen Brooks, Amanda Pays and Rod Steiger. It was released on January 9, 1987 and grossed just over $2 million. ()
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About The Kindred

Amanda's deathbed request to her son, John, was for him to destroy all the lab notes etc. from her last experiment. She also blurts out he had a brother. At the funeral John meets Melissa, who claims to be his mothers biggest fan. Together with some of John's friends they go to Amanda's house, but none are prepared for what they find there.

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 7 languages: Czech (CS), German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Korean (KO), Russian (RU)
Status: Released
Release date US: 01/09/1987
Director: Jeffrey Obrow
Screenwriter: Joseph Stefano
Composer: David Newman
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