Young Billy was told to follow three simple but important rules regarding his new pet: avoid bright light, don’t get them wet, and don’t feed them after midnight. Unfortunately for him and his hometown, he breaks the rules and unleashes a horde of mischievous monsters on Christmas Eve.

Crew / Cast

Producer: Michael Finnell

Exec. Producers: Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall, Steven Spielberg

Writer: Chris Columbus

Director: Joe Dante

Cast: Zach Galligan, Phoebe Cates, Hoyt Axton

Cinematographer: John Hora 

Editor: Tina Hirsch

Composer: Jerry Goldsmith

Prod. Designer: James H. Spencer 

Costumes: Linda Matthews, Norman A. Burza