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The Night Flier (1997)
Night Flier
Stephen King's The Night Flier

Nomination Year: 2000
SYNOPSIS:  A mysterious figure in a black cape is flying around to small New England airports and killing the staff there. A cynical tabloid reporter is sent to retrace its steps and get the story.

Most Ludicrous Premise

I Vant To Suck Your Aviation Fuel Blahd!
A vampire who flies around in his private plane killing airport proprietors. What, were his bat wings getting sore?


It's a Mystery!
Hmmm. There's a mysterious pale-skinned figure in a black cloak who only leaves his plane at night. Something odd about him, but I can't quite put my finger on it.

Deus Ex Machina

Vampires Hate Paparazzi -- They Leave a Bad Taste in the Mouth
After killing everybody it's ever been in contact with through the entire movie, the vampire corners the nosy tabloid reporter in a bathroom. But, instead of killing him, it exposes his film and asks him to please stop following it.

Stupidest-Looking Monster

The Night Flier
Big ears, huge mouth, green warty skin. Nice cape, though.

Actors/Directors of Note
Actor Claim to Fame
Miguel Ferrer  
Julie Entwisle  
Dan Monahan  
Michael H. Moss  
Matthew Johnson  
Director Claim to Fame
Mark Pavia  

Greg Pearson

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