Thirst 25 years old

A chemical engineer, who recently moved to town, struggles to find a way to kill a deadly new variant of Cryptosporidium that has infiltrated the town's water supply, causing people who drink it to die of thirst.


Thirst Cast

Name Character
Giancarlo Esposito He was 40, now 65 years old as Dr. Lawrence Carver
Michael Cudlitz He was 33, now 59 years old as Andy
Ken Jenkins He was 58, now 83 years old as Lou Wolford
Adam Arkin He was 42, now 67 years old as Bob Miller
Paul Linke He was 50, now 75 years old as Governor
Joely Fisher She was 30, now 56 years old as Susan Miller
Robin Dearden She was 44, now 70 years old as Dr. Kennedy
Phyllis Lyons She was 38, now 63 years old as Allison
Casey Biggs He was 43, now 68 years old as Mayor Harold Warren
Viola Kates Stimpson She was 91, 101 years old when she died as Mrs. Bell
Nancy Bell She was 1, 10 years old when she died as Mary Devane

Thirst Crew

Name Department
Daniel A. Lomino as Production Design. He was 1 (now 24) years old Art
Simon Ayer as Casting. Production
Beth Hymson as Casting. Production
Robert T. Megginson as Associate Producer. Production
Paul Maibaum as Director of Photography. He was 47 (now 72) years old Camera
Bill L. Norton as Director. He was 55 (now 80) years old Directing
Paul A. Kaufman as Executive Producer. He was 33 (now 59) years old Production
Paul A. Kaufman as Story. He was 33 (now 59) years old Writing
John Mandel as Writer. Writing
John Mandel as Story. Writing
Anthony Santa Croce as Producer. He was 50 (63) years old when He died Production
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Thirst (25 years)

  • Release day: Saturday, October 24, 1998
  • Runtime: 120 minutes