Idle Hands


1h 30m 1999

Brief Synopsis

Stoner Anton doesn't realise that his right hand has been possessed by a devilish power until he figures out that it was him, or rather his hand, who killed his parents. Now his hand is gunning for his best friends, and is making it hard for him to go out with Molly.

Film Details

Also Known As
La Main qui tue, Main qui tue, La
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Comedy
Horror
Teens
Release Date
1999
Distribution Company
Sony Pictures Releasing
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA; Santa Clarita, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

Synopsis

Stoner Anton doesn't realise that his right hand has been possessed by a devilish power until he figures out that it was him, or rather his hand, who killed his parents. Now his hand is gunning for his best friends, and is making it hard for him to go out with Molly.

Crew

Peter Abrahamson

Visual Effects

Greg Agalsoff

Boom Operator

George Agnew

Location Manager

Janice Alexander

Hair

Philip Andelman

Assistant

Audrey Anzures

Hair Stylist

Tim Armstrong

Song

Donald Arnold

Transportation Co-Captain

Dan Ayers

Camera Operator

Christopher Baffa

Director Of Photography

Russell Ballard

Song

Maria K. Battle

Assistant Director

Linda Benevente-notaro

Costume Supervisor

Bill W Benton

Rerecording

Greg Bergdorf

Song

Rick Bongiovanni

Visual Effects

Rob Brewer

Song

Michael Broomberg

Foley Artist

Bill Burns

Sound Editor

Luther Campbell

Song

Antonio Campos

Song

Susi Campos

Wardrobe

Greg Cannom

Makeup

Christopher S Capp

Editing

Robert Capps

Production Assistant

Phil Carbonaro

Visual Effects

Lou Carlucci

Special Effects

Julia Caston

Wardrobe Supervisor

Chris Cheney

Song

Cheli Clayton

Assistant Camera Operator

Shea Clayton

Visual Effects

Nick Cochiolo

Grip

Simon Coke

Sound Editor

Douglas Colvin

Song

Bryan Cooke

Visual Effects

John Cummings

Song

Peter Daou

Song

Vanessa Daou

Song Performer

Vanessa Daou

Song

Dave Deever

Video Assist/Playback

Jeff Deist

Visual Effects

Joseph T Del Monte

Construction Coordinator

Christian P Della Penna

Assistant Director

Darrin Denlinger

Storyboard Artist

Patsy Deshields

Production Accountant

Portia Digiovanni

Motion Control

Mark Dobkousky

Production Assistant

Richard Duarte

Foley Mixer

Scott Eddo

Makeup Supervisor

Michael Fems

Screenplay

Robert L. Ferguson

Lighting

Jill Fischer

Production Coordinator

Salison Fisher

Sound Editor

Nancy A. Flint

Other

Lars Frederiksen

Song

Ace Frehley

Song Performer

Koichi Fukuda

Song

Coby Garfield

Camera

David Garza

Song

David Garza

Song Performer

Floyd Gaugh

Song

Joseph Geisinger

Sound

Thomas D Gleason

Photography

Andrew Glover

Lighting Technician

Ken Grassi

Visual Effects

Joyce Green

Production Assistant

Dr. Morton K Greenspoon

Other

Jeffrey J. Haboush

Rerecording

Michael Haight

Adr Supervisor

Rob Halford

Song

Jason Hamer

Other

Glen Hanz

Visual Effects

Walter Harris

Visual Effects

Gary Hecker

Foley Artist

Erika Hemmerle

Assistant

Mo Henry

Negative Cutting

Scott Herbertson

Set Designer

Greg Hewitt

Key Grip

Tim Hill

Transportation Captain

David P Hobbs

Song

Christopher Hoffman

Assistant

John Houlihan

Music Supervisor

Terri Hughes Burton

Screenplay

Scott Humphrey

Song

Jeff Hyman

Song

Val Keller

Visual Effects

Mary Kim

Visual Effects

Jonathan Klein

Foley

Evette Frances Knight

Set Decorator

Mark Kochinski

3-D Artist

Barry Koper

Prosthetic Makeup

Andy Kopetzky

Foley Editor

Ritchie Kremer

Property Master

Peter Kuran

Visual Effects

Kenneth Lacey

Song

Mark Lanza

Sound Editor

Tim Larsen

Other

Thomas W Leidner

Other

Joe Lewis

Other

Andrew Licht

Producer

John Lowery

Song

Pearl A Lucero

Production Coordinator

Jennifer Lung

Assistant Location Manager

Bob Marlette

Song

Jo Martin

Editor

Jim Matheny

Sound Editor

Justin Mauriello

Song

Robert Maverick

Hair

Richard Maxey

Dolly Grip

David Mccue

Other

Suzanne Mcrobert

Script Supervisor

Michael Measimer

Visual Effects

Gregory Melton

Production Designer

Ron Milbauer

Screenplay

Karen Minahan

Adr

Christina Mongini

Wardrobe

Steve Morris

Song

Jeffrey Mueller

Producer

Sean P Mullen

Visual Effects

Marilyn Nave

Production Manager

Brad Nowell

Song

Bruce Nyznik

Sound Editor

Wendy O'brien

Casting Associate

Michael O'farrell

Sound Editor

Larry Odien

Digital Effects Supervisor

Greg Orloff

Rerecording

Ellen Ortega

Production Assistant

Ben Osmundson

Song

Mike Ott

Visual Effects

John Papsidera

Casting

Jim Passon

Color Timer

Ron E Patterson

Assistant Property Master

Chris Paxson

Motion Control

Chuck Picerni Jr.

Stunt Coordinator

Roger J Pugliese

Unit Production Manager

Ted Rae

Visual Effects Supervisor

Ashley Revell

Music Editor

Graeme Revell

Music

Stephen E. Rivkin

Editor

Justin Robertson

Song

Jeff Roe

Visual Effects

Roland Rosenkranz

Art Director

Mark D Ross

Song

Scott Russo

Song

Sam Sainz

Visual Effects

Terry Sandin

Visual Effects

John Scott

Assistant Camera Operator

Mike Shaheen

Video Assist/Playback

Rea Ann Silva

Makeup

Tim Simonec

Music Arranger

Brian Sipe

Digital Effects Supervisor

Nikki Sixx

Song

David Chris Smith

Sound Editor

Sean Smith

Hair Stylist

Deanna Stadler

Assistant Director

Jerry Stanley

Production Assistant

Steve Stewart

Visual Effects

Jeffrey Sudzin

Unit Production Manager

Jeffrey Sudzin

Executive Producer

Sharon Swab

Assistant Director

Carmen Tabanyi

Production Assistant

Ali Tabatabaee

Song

Yumiko Takeya

Production Assistant

Jennifer Teves

Production Supervisor

Beth Theriac

Assistant

Vicki Thornton

Assistant Production Coordinator

Marianne Titiriga

Assistant

Jennifer Todd

Producer

Suzanne Todd

Producer

Susan Tomasheski

Production Assistant

Todd Tucker

Digital Effects Supervisor

Ed Udhus

Song

Unwritten Law

Song Performer

Keith Vanderlaan

Special Makeup Effects

Sophia N Von Bulow

Accounting Assistant

Brian Wade

Art Department

Zachary Walter

Production Assistant

Steve Wang

Visual Effects

Brenda M Ware

Wardrobe

Lynne Watson

Visual Effects

Wayne Wells

Song

Kurt Wiley

Visual Effects

Cheryl Williams

Art Assistant

Wade Williams

Other

Eric Wilson

Song

Jonny Winograd

Assistant Editor

Wesley Wofford

Art Department

Chris Wong Won

Song

Kimberly Wright

Photography

Gary Yee

Visual Effects

Wade Youman

Song

Ewa Zbroniec

Assistant Editor

Jacqueline Zietlow

Other

Rob Zombie

Song

Rob Zombie

Song Performer

Steve Zukowski

Craft Service

Film Details

Also Known As
La Main qui tue, Main qui tue, La
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Comedy
Horror
Teens
Release Date
1999
Distribution Company
Sony Pictures Releasing
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA; Santa Clarita, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Spring April 30, 1999

Released in United States on Video August 31, 1999

Henry Selick was previously attached to direct.

Damon Santostefano was previously attached to direct.

Completed shooting July 7, 1998.

Team Todd is the production company of sisters Jennifer and Suzanne Todd,

Began shooting April 20, 1998.

Released in United States Spring April 30, 1999

Released in United States on Video August 31, 1999