The Night Stalker
The Night Stalker (1971)

In this TV thriller, newspaper reporter Carl Kolchak is assigned to the Las Vegas police beat. Kolchak is covering a series of murders where the victims have had the blood drained from their bodies, and he can't believe the evidence… More

Rated: PG
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Release Date: June 1, 1971
DVD Release Date: September 10, 1996
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Critic Score: 86% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Emily Blunt
Blunt Review

Love this campy retro-stuff!

Jon Niccum
Lawrence Journal-World

One of the scarier made-for-TV movies.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Darren McGavin is delicious in bringing his character to life as the wisecracking reporter, who has a nose for trouble, truth and film legend.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Top-notch vampire story and newspaper comedy that spawned a top-notch sequel and series.

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Flixster Audience Score: 76% Flixster User Reviews
David Ladd
When a skeptical reporter named Carl Kolchak gets involved in covering a murder spree in Las Vegas he ends up with more than he bargained for. His hopes for… More
Anthony Valletta
Well done film that spawned a sequel and a television series.