The movie The Stuff (1985) is a satirical science fiction horror film written and directed by Larry Cohen. It stars Michael Moriarty, Garrett Morris, Andrea Marcovicci, and Paul Sorvino. In the film, a delicious and mysterious goo oozes from the earth and is marketed as the newest dessert sensation. However, this tasty treat rots more than teeth when it turns people into zombie-like creatures.
The story follows a brilliant performance by Michael Moriarty as an industrial spy who is after the truth and holds the straggling plot together. The film received positive reviews from critics, with a 73% rating on Rotten Tomatoes based on 15 reviews.
- Michael Moriarty
- Garrett Morris
- Andrea Marcovicci
- Paul Sorvino
- The Stuff was also known as Larry Cohen’s The Stuff.
- It was the last film of Alexander Scourby.