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Salem's Lot

Salem's Lot (2004)

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Release Date: Jun 2, 2004 Wide

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In this TV adaptation of the Stephen King novel, a journalist with traumatic memories of his haunted childhood returns to find his hometown being infiltrated by vampires. As a boy in Jerusalem's Lot, ME, Ben Mears (Rob Lowe) took a dare and broke into a local mansion called the Marsten House. There, he had the misfortune of discovering the corpses resulting from a scandalous murder/suicide. Decades later, he returns to find that a mysterious antiques dealer (Donald Sutherland) and his unseen

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Drama, Television, Horror, Mystery & Suspense

Peter Filardi

Oct 12, 2004

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A horrible remake to a classic horror film...

April 29, 2009 Full Review Source: Cinema Crazed
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Better than the original. You know what? You'll actually want to sit through this one

October 22, 2004
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Audience Reviews for Salem's Lot

I love the 1979 original it was so scary for a TV miniseries and i was only 10 when first saw it.So going into this 2004 remake or re image what ever you call it i was abit unsure about it.Well what a surprise it was excellent.The story is abit more flush out and a few more players to the mix.Rob Lowe was very good in the David soul part. Wouldn't say its as scary as the 1979 version but there is a few nice jumps along the way.Only real disappointment was that they used Rutgers hauer as the main vampire Barlow who was not really that scary as the 1979 version of Barlow. Don't be afraid of the 3 hrs. running time as it seem to pass quite quickly.
August 14, 2010
briandeguelle

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not bad for a tv miniseries
February 2, 2008
Stinger839

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Judging it on its own, and not comparing it to the book or the 1979 TV mini, this really isn't a bad flick -- up to the last ten minutes or so. Then it kinda blows. But for a 3hr movie, that's not a bad ratio.
January 1, 2007
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Steve B.

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This remake TV movie is more thrilling, scary and much longer than the original.
December 21, 2006
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