The Trigger Effect 26 years old

When Nothing Works, Anything Goes.

The Trigger Effect

A blackout leaves those affected to consider what is necessary, what is legal, and what is questionable, in order to survive in a predatory environment.


The Trigger Effect Cast

Name Character
Elisabeth Shue She was 32, now 59 years old as Annie
Rick Worthy He was 29, now 55 years old as Johnny
Michael Rooker He was 41, now 67 years old as Gary
Dermot Mulroney He was 32, now 59 years old as Joe
Richard Schiff He was 41, now 67 years old as Gun Shop Clerk
Shishir Kurup He was 34, now 61 years old as Raji
Kyle MacLachlan He was 37, now 63 years old as Matthew
Bill Smitrovich He was 49, now 75 years old as Steph
Greg Grunberg He was 30, now 56 years old as Double Date Guy
Sherry Lynn She was 56, now 82 years old as Additional Dialogue Replacement (voice)
Philip Bruns He was 65, 80 years old when he died as Mr. Schaefer
William Lucking He was 55, now 81 years old as Pharmacist
Richard T. Jones He was 24, now 51 years old as Raymond
Molly Morgan as Babysitter
David O'Donnell He was 21, now 48 years old as Hand Holding Guy
Kirk Fox He was 27, now 53 years old as Drugstore Announcer

The Trigger Effect Crew

Name Department
Howard Cummings as Production Design. He was 42 (now 68) years old Art
Nancy Nayor as Casting. Production
Jill Savitt as Editor. She was 37 (now 64) years old Editing
Larry Dias as Set Decoration. He was 43 (now 70) years old Art
Michael Grillo as Producer. Production
Jeff Knipp as Art Direction. Art
Kathrine Gordon as Hairstylist. Costume & Make-Up
David Koepp as Director. He was 33 (now 59) years old Directing
David Koepp as Screenplay. He was 33 (now 59) years old Writing
James Newton Howard as Original Music Composer. He was 45 (now 71) years old Sound
Newton Thomas Sigel as Director of Photography. He was 41 (now 68) years old Camera
Merritt Yohnka as Stunt Coordinator. He was 38 (now 65) years old Crew
Diane H. Newman as Script Supervisor. Directing
The Trigger Effect poster
The Trigger Effect (26 years)

When Nothing Works, Anything Goes.

  • Release day: Friday, August 30, 1996
  • Runtime: 94 minutes
  • Budget: 8000000.00