The Hunger

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"Nothing human loves forever"
  • R
  • 2005
  • 1 hr 40 min
  • 6.7  (24,189)
  • 52

Tony Scott's stylistic vampire movie The Hunger stars David Bowie, Catherine Deneuve and Susan Sarandon. Miriam is an ageless vampire living in modern day New York City. Her lover, John, exists so that Miriam can feed off him. But John's immortality is suddenly coming to an end as he starts to age unexpectedly. Sarah Roberts is an expert on aging. John pays her a visit, first arriving at her offices when he is still a young man. By the time Sarah agrees to see him a few hours later, John is now an exceptionally old man. Sarah is shocked at his transformation and decides to help him out. But John leaves the building before Sarah can get to him. Sarah manages to locate where John lives. She is greeted at the door by Miriam. There is an instant attraction between Sarah and Miriam, and before Sarah knows what has hit her, she finds herself easily seduced by Miriam. Meanwhile, John is missing. Sarah is still determined to find him and conduct tests to find out how he aged so quickly. But before she knows what is happening, her body starts to get sick. Sarah finally realizes that Miriam is responsible for the rapid changes to her body as she has been picked to be Miriam's next eternal soul mate.

The Hunger
The Hunger (Trailer 1)
The Hunger (Trailer 1)

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Description
Tony Scott's stylistic vampire movie The Hunger stars David Bowie, Catherine Deneuve and Susan Sarandon. Miriam is an ageless vampire living in modern day New York City. Her lover, John, exists so that Miriam can feed off him. But John's immortality is suddenly coming to an end as he starts to age unexpectedly. Sarah Roberts is an expert on aging. John pays her a visit, first arriving at her offices when he is still a young man. By the time Sarah agrees to see him a few hours later, John is now an exceptionally old man. Sarah is shocked at his transformation and decides to help him out. But John leaves the building before Sarah can get to him.

Sarah manages to locate where John lives. She is greeted at the door by Miriam. There is an instant attraction between Sarah and Miriam, and before Sarah knows what has hit her, she finds herself easily seduced by Miriam.

Meanwhile, John is missing. Sarah is still determined to find him and conduct tests to find out how he aged so quickly. But before she knows what is happening, her body starts to get sick. Sarah finally realizes that Miriam is responsible for the rapid changes to her body as she has been picked to be Miriam's next eternal soul mate.

The Hunger is a 2005 horror movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 40 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.7 and a MetaScore of 52.

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  • Release Date
    2005
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 40 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.7  (24,189)
  • Metascore
    52