Prom Night

Character: Kimberly Hammond

Directed by: Paul Lynch

Written by: William Gray

Produced by: Peter Simpson

Cast Members: Leslie Nielsen, Casey Stevens, Eddie Benton, Antoinette Bower, Michael Tough, Robert Silverman

Released date: July 18, 1980

Genre: Horror, Thriller

At a high school senior prom, a masked killer stalks four teenagers who were responsible for the accidental death of a classmate six years previously.


• These are the girls of Hamilton High. Tonight, they will be more beautiful than ever before in their lives. Because tonight is prom night… and someone has come to the prom alone. Just to watch them dance. To see them fall in love. To see them… die!
• Everyone in the senior class has a date for prom night. But someone has come to the prom alone. Someone who watches in the empty corridors. Someone who follows silent and unseen. • • Someone who waits until no one can help.
• There’s a special night in the lives of all of us. A night we can break all the rules and make our own: Prom Night. For some, it’s the end of innocence. For others, it’s The End!
• Jude is going to the prom. Wendy is going to the prom. Kelly is going to the prom. But for each of them, it’s going to be a night they will never live to forget.
• As children, they played a killer’s game. Now, it’s the killer’s turn to play with them.
• If you’re not back by midnight… you won’t be coming home.
• …Some will be crowned, others will lose their heads.
• The night someone came to the prom alone.


→ Jamie Lee Curtis did her own stunts at the movie’s ending.
→ Jamie Lee Curtis and Casey Stevens, who play an onscreen couple in the film, briefly dated during production.

Script developed by Never Enough Design