Thinner 27 years old

Let the curse fit the crime.


A fat lawyer finds himself growing "Thinner" when an old gypsy man places a hex on him. Now the lawyer must call upon his friends in organized crime to help him persuade the gypsy to lift the curse. Time is running out for the desperate lawyer as he draws closer to his own death, and grows ever thinner.


Thinner Cast

Name Character
Stephen King He was 49, now 76 years old as Pharmacist
Peter Maloney He was 51, now 79 years old as Biff Quigley
Kari Wührer She was 29, now 57 years old as Gina Lempke
Lucinda Jenney She was 42, now 70 years old as Heidi Halleck
Daniel von Bargen He was 46, 64 years old when he died as Chief Duncan Hopley
Josh Lucas He was 25, now 52 years old as Male Nurse
Robert John Burke He was 36, now 63 years old as Billy Halleck
Michael Constantine He was 69, now 97 years old as Tadzu Lempke
Joe Mantegna He was 48, now 76 years old as Richie Ginelli
Time Winters He was 40, now 68 years old as Prosecutor
Bethany Joy Lenz She was 15, now 43 years old as Linda Halleck
Ed Wheeler as Detective Deevers
Randy Jurgensen He was 62, now 90 years old as Court Clerk
Walter Bobbie He was 50, now 78 years old as Kirk Penschley
Howard Erskine as Judge Phillips

Thinner Crew

Name Department
Kees Van Oostrum as Director of Photography. He was 43 (now 70) years old Camera
Mitchell Galin as Producer. He was 95 (now 123) years old Production
Marc Laub as Editor. Editing
Stephen King as Novel. He was 49 (now 76) years old Writing
Tom Holland as Director. He was 0 (now 27) years old Directing
Tom Holland as Screenplay. He was 0 (now 27) years old Writing
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Thinner (27 years)

Let the curse fit the crime.

  • Release day: Friday, October 25, 1996
  • Runtime: 92 minutes