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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Viooz Score: 5.3/10 from 2388 votes
Release Date: 2008-06-11
Status: Released
Run time: 91 min / 1:31
Production Studio : Dune Entertainment, Spyglass Entertainment, Blinding Edge Pictures, UTV Motion Pictures, 20th Century Fox
Production Countries: United States of America, India, France

The Happening Casts

Mark Wahlberg
as Elliot Moore
Zooey Deschanel
as Alma Moore
John Leguizamo
as Julian
Betty Buckley
as Mrs. Jones
Ashlyn Sanchez
as Jess
Jeremy Strong
as Private Auster
Spencer Breslin
as Josh
Robert Bailey Jr.
as Jared
Frank Collison
as Nursery Owner
Alan Ruck
as Principal
Victoria Clark
as Nursery Owner's Wife
M. Night Shyamalan
as Joey (voice)
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
Mara Hobel
as Woman with Hands Over Ears
Curtis McClarin
as Construction Crew Member
Robert Lenzi
as Jake
Derege Harding
as Train Conductor
Shayna Levine
as Teenage Girl in Jeep
St├ęphane Debac
as French Bicyclist
Cyrille Thouvenin
as French Bicyclist's Friend
Edward James Hyland
as Professor Kendall Wallace
Armand Schultz
as Talk Show Host
Stephen Singer
as Dr. Ross
Charlie Saxton
as Student Named Dylan
Rick Foster
as Railway Police Officer
Don Castro
as Philadelphia Police Officer
Bill Chemerka
as Taxi Driver - Sal
Jann Ellis
as Older Woman with Dog
Greg Wood
as Passenger at Counter
Peter Appel
as Diner Owner
Brian O'Halloran
as Jeep Driver
Megan Grace
as Jeep Passenger #1
Rich Chew
as Jeep Passenger #2
Joel de la Fuente
as Realtor
Ukee Washington
as Local News Anchor
John Ottavino
as Network News Anchor
Traci Law
as Train Passenger (uncredited)
William James Kelly
as Train Passenger (uncredited)
Art Lyle
as Businessman (uncredited)
Steven Quale
as Pianist (uncredited)
Kathy Hart
as Vice Principal
Lisa Furst
as Teacher in Auditorium
Nick Ricciardi
as Schoolboy (uncredited)

The Happening Crew

Production Sam Mercer Producer
Sound James Newton Howard Original Music Composer
Camera Tak Fujimoto Director of Photography
Editing Conrad Buff IV Editor
Production Roger Birnbaum Executive Producer
Production Gary Barber Executive Producer
Production John Bernard Line Producer
Production Barry Mendel Producer
Production Douglas Aibel Casting
Crew Deborah Habberstad Stunts
Art Jeannine Oppewall Production Design
Writing M. Night Shyamalan Screenplay
Directing M. Night Shyamalan Director
Production M. Night Shyamalan Producer
Production Ronnie Screwvala Executive Producer
Crew Jeannie Epper Stunts
Production John Rusk Producer
Production Zarina Screwvala Executive Producer
Production Deven Khote Producer
Crew Mandy Kowalski Stunts
Crew Mandy Kowalski Stunt Double
Production Stephanie Holbrook Casting
Production Jose L. Rodriguez Producer
Costume & Make-Up Donald Mowat Makeup Artist
Crew Jessica Harbeck Stunts
Crew Katie Eischen Stunts
Crew Rose Sias Stunts
Crew Jodi Michelle Pynn Stunts
Crew Kimberly Shannon Murphy Stunts
Crew Tina Fuchs Wanner Stunts
Crew Jennifer Cobb Stunts
Crew Tracey Ruggiero Stunts
Crew Tina Mckissick Stunts
Crew Joanna Shelmidine Stunts
Crew Julia Dumenigo Stunts
Crew Karen Carbone Stunts