PG certificateStalker is a Film programme that first aired in 1979 and has been classified a PG certificate.

Stalker is a 3 star programme



Stalker (1979)

Directed by
Andrei Tarkovsky

Near a gray, post-apocalyptic lookin, and unnamed city is a place called "The Zone".

The Zone is an alien place which is heavily guarded by barbed wire and soldiers.

Over his wife's persevering objections, one man, a stalker, rises in the dead of night. He is one of a only a few people who possesses the mental abilities to lead people into The Zone and inevitably to "The Room" - however due to this inane gift they are also pursued to be throen in jail as thy threaten The Zone, and its room.

The Room is a place where one's secret hopes and dreams actually come true.

One night, he takes a popular, yet cynical, writer and a shy scientist into The Zone

In the derelict Zone the three approach The Room which must be done indirectly.

However as they draw near, the rules seem to change and the stalker faces a crisis with what awaits him.

Broadcast in Russian dialogue with English subtitles.

Written by ,

Genre: Film

Running Time: 160 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1979

3/5 Stars

Classification: PG Certificate

Production Country: West Germany/Soviet Union

Filmed in Colour


Aleksandr Kajdanovsky...Stalker
Alisa Frejndlikh...Stalker's Wife
Anatoli Solonitsyn...Writer
Nikolai Grinko...Scientist
Natasha Abramova...Martha Stalker's daughter
Olegar Fedoro...Stalker's double
Ye. Kostin
R. Rendi
F. Yurma