The Dead Zone (1983)Teacher Johnny Smith gets in a horrible accident which forces him into a coma for five years. Once Johnny wakes up, he discovers he has the ability to read a person's future just by making physical contact with them. When the local police find out about Johnny's "powers", they bring him in on a murder case. Soon Johnny's abilities gets him into more trouble then he may be able to handle.
Directed by: David Cronenberg
The cast includes: Christopher Walken (Johnny Smith), Brooke Adams (Sarah Bracknell), Tom Skerritt (Sheriff Bannerman), Martin Sheen (Greg Stillson)
MPAA rating: , Running time: 103 minutes
Presented in: Color
Related titles: Power, The (1968)
Related categories: Medical, Stephen King