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Encyclopedia > Fear (film)
Fear
Directed by James Foley
Produced by Brian Grazer
Written by Christopher Crowe
Starring Mark Wahlberg
Reese Witherspoon
Alyssa Milano
William Petersen
Amy Brenneman
Editing by David Brenner
Distributed by Universal Pictures
Release date(s) April 12, 1996 (USA)
Running time 97 min
Language English
IMDb profile

Fear is a 1996 thriller film directed by James Foley, starring Mark Wahlberg and Reese Witherspoon. The film also features Amy Brenneman, William Petersen, and Alyssa Milano. Financed by Universal Pictures, the film was a commercial success at the US box office, and received mixed critical reviews. Image File history File links Broom_icon. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... James Foley (born December 23, 1957 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American film director and screenwriter. ... Brian Grazer (born July 12, 1951, in Los Angeles, California) is a Jewish-American film and television producer who founded Imagine Entertainment with partner Ron Howard. ... Christopher Crowe (born 11 June 1939 in Newcastle, died 2003) was an English former footballer who played for Leeds, Blackburn, Wolves, Notts Forest, Bristol City, Walsall and Bath City,as well as earning one cap for England. ... For the actor and television game show host, see Mark L. Walberg. ... Laura Jeanne Reese Witherspoon (born March 22, 1976),[1] known simply as Reese Witherspoon, is an Academy Award-winning American actress. ... Alyssa Jayne Milano (born December 19, 1972) is an American actress and singer. ... William Louis Petersen (born February 21, 1953) is an American actor, known for playing Gil Grissom on CSI. // Petersen was born in Evanston, Illinois to parents who worked in the furniture business. ... Actress Amy Brenneman (born June 22, 1964 in New London, Connecticut) is best-known for her roles in the television series NYPD Blue and Judging Amy. ... David Brenner (editor) is an American film editor most well known (along with fellow film editors Joe Hutshing, Pietro Scalia and Julie Monroe) for having been one of director Oliver Stones hot shot group of up-and-coming film editors. ... Universal Pictures is the main motion picture production/distribution arm of Universal Studios, a subsidiary of NBC Universal. ... is the 102nd day of the year (103rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full 1996 Gregorian calendar). ... A minute is a unit of time equal to 1/60th of an hour and to 60 seconds. ... The year 1996 in film involved some significant events. ... The thriller is a broad genre of literature, film, and television. ... This article is about motion pictures. ... James Foley (born December 23, 1957 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American film director and screenwriter. ... For the actor and television game show host, see Mark L. Walberg. ... Laura Jeanne Reese Witherspoon (born March 22, 1976),[1] known simply as Reese Witherspoon, is an Academy Award-winning American actress. ... Actress Amy Brenneman (born June 22, 1964 in New London, Connecticut) is best-known for her roles in the television series NYPD Blue and Judging Amy. ... William Louis Petersen (born February 21, 1953) is an American actor, known for playing Gil Grissom on CSI. // Petersen was born in Evanston, Illinois to parents who worked in the furniture business. ... Alyssa Jayne Milano (born December 19, 1972) is an American actress and singer. ... Universal Pictures is the main motion picture production/distribution arm of Universal Studios, a subsidiary of NBC Universal. ...

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Plot

What begins as an innocent romance turns to deadly obsession when a charismatic young man sets his sights on Nicole Walker, a 16-year-old girl who always dreamed of being swept away by someone special - someone who was strong and sensitive and cared for her more than anything else in the world. At first Nicole is mesmerized by David, a polite, respectful - yet sexy - charmer she meets at a rave, having slipped out for a wild night with her thrill-seeking best friend Margo. For other uses, see Rave (disambiguation). ...


But soon, Nicole learns of David's darker side. When she tries to break free, her family is forced to draw together in order to confront David's determined, vicious attempts to take her back.


Cast

Mark Wahlberg as David McCall, A psychopathic teenager who is obsessed with Nicole Walker, and does dark things that take place in the film. What he does includes beating his chest to make it look like Nicole's father beat him, carves "Nicole 4 Eva" on his chest with a pointy object, kills Gary by snapping his neck, and cuts Nicole's dog's head off and slides it through the doggy door. He also shoots a cop and one of his friends to death on separate occasions. He dies at the end of the film by falling to his death out of the window thanks to Steve Walker. For the actor and television game show host, see Mark L. Walberg. ...


Reese Witherspoon as Nicole Walker, A 16 year old girl who falls in love with David McCall. Her best friends are Margo and Gary. Laura Jeanne Reese Witherspoon (born March 22, 1976),[1] known simply as Reese Witherspoon, is an Academy Award-winning American actress. ...


William Petersen as Steve Walker, Father of Nicole and Step-Father of Toby Walker. Is protective of Nicole, and does not like her dating David. William Louis Petersen (born February 21, 1953) is an American actor, known for playing Gil Grissom on CSI. // Petersen was born in Evanston, Illinois to parents who worked in the furniture business. ...


Amy Brenneman as Laura Walker, Wife of Steve Walker and Mother of Toby and Step-Mother of Nicole Walker. Actress Amy Brenneman (born June 22, 1964 in New London, Connecticut) is best-known for her roles in the television series NYPD Blue and Judging Amy. ...


Alyssa Milano as Margo Masse, Best friend of Nicole Walker and Gary. Dated David's friend Logan. Alyssa Jayne Milano (born December 19, 1972) is an American actress and singer. ...


Christopher Gray as Toby Walker, Step-Brother of Nicole Walker and Step-Son of Steve Walker and Son of Laura Walker. It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Gossamer. ...


Tracy Fraim as Logan, David McCall's friend, who also dated Margo Masse.


Todd Caldecott as Gary, one of Nicole's best friends, who eventually dies at the hands of David after he saw Gary and Nicole together


Banner Is Kaiser, the Walker's German shepard.


Soundtrack

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Trivia

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