The Happening (2008)

ThrillerScience Fiction

When a deadly airborne virus threatens to wipe out the northeastern United States, teacher Elliott Moore (Mark Wahlberg) and his wife (Zooey Deschanel) flee from contaminated cities into the countryside in a fight to discover the truth. Is it terrorism, the accidental release of some toxic military bio weapon -- or something even more sinister? John Leguizamo and Betty Buckley co-star in this thriller from writer-director M. Night Shyamalan.

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Movie Score: 5/10 from 1480 votes
Release Date: 2008-06-11
Status: Released
Run time: 91 min / 1:31
Production Studio : UTV Motion Pictures, Spyglass Entertainment, Blinding Edge Pictures, Dune Entertainment, 20th Century Fox
Production Countries: United States of America, India, France
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The Happening Casts

Mark Wahlberg
as Elliot Moore
Zooey Deschanel
as Alma Moore
John Leguizamo
as Julian
Spencer Breslin
as Josh
Betty Buckley
as Mrs. Jones
Ashlyn Sanchez
as Jess
Robert Bailey Jr.
as Jared
Frank Collison
as Nursery Owner
Jeremy Strong
as Private Auster
Alan Ruck
as Principal
Victoria Clark
as Nursery Owner's Wife
M. Night Shyamalan
as Joey
Alison Folland
as Woman Reading on Bench with Hair Pin
Kristen Connolly
as Woman Reading on Bench
Cornell Womack
as Construction Foreman
Roberto Lombardi
as Father in Elliot's Group
Brian Anthony Wilson
as Arguing Man in Crowd
Kerry O'Malley
as Woman on Cell Phone
Traci Law
as Train Passenger (uncredited)
William James Kelly
as Train Passenger (uncredited)
Art Lyle
as Businessman (uncredited)
Mara Hobel
as Woman with Hands Over Ears

The Happening Crew

Directing M. Night Shyamalan Director
Writing M. Night Shyamalan Screenplay
Production M. Night Shyamalan Producer
Production Barry Mendel Producer
Production Sam Mercer Producer
Production Deven Khote Producer
Production Jose L. Rodriguez Producer
Production John Rusk Producer
Production Gary Barber Executive Producer
Production Roger Birnbaum Executive Producer
Production Ronnie Screwvala Executive Producer
Production Zarina Screwvala Executive Producer
Production John Bernard Line Producer
Sound James Newton Howard Original Music Composer
Camera Tak Fujimoto Director of Photography
Editing Conrad Buff IV Editor
Production Douglas Aibel Casting
Production Stephanie Holbrook Casting
Art Jeannine Oppewall Production Design
Costume & Make-Up Donald Mowat Makeup Artist