We got a chance to catch up with writer/director Fred Dekker to talk about the highly anticipated release of the cult film, Night of the Creeps, which is due on DVD this year. marked the feature directorial debut of cult horror director Fred Dekker (RoboCop 3, Monster Squad), who also wrote the screenplay. It stars Tom Atkins (My Bloody Valentine 3-D), Jason Lively (European Vacation), Steve Marshall (Sleeping in a Dream), David Paymer (Drag Me to Hell) and Jill Whitlow (Weird Science).
In this campy chiller, a college couple in 1959, see an object plummet to Earth like a meteor. The boy accidentally swallows a space-slug that shoots out. In 1986, two freshmen roam the campus and stumble across the corpse of the boy who swallowed the space-slug. Once thawed out, the corpse comes to life.