The Face of Fear (1990)

USA, 30 September 1990

An American borderline horror television film directed by Farhad Mann.

Plot Summary

Former mountain climber Graham Harris is left too paralysed by vertigo to ever climb again after an accident. He’s also now got psychic abilities that have put him in touch with a serial killer, making him a target. The killer tracks him to his office at the top of a tall skyscraper where he threatens Harris’ fiancee – and Harris is forced to conquer his fears and use his skills to escape by climbing down the outside of the skyscraper…


Directed by: Farhad Mann
© 1990 Warner Bros., Inc.
In association with Universal an MCA company. A Papazian-Hirsch production. Warner Bros., Inc. is the author of this motion picture for purposes of copyright and other laws
Executive Producers: Lee Rich, Grant Rosenberg
Co-Executive Producer: Dean R. Koontz
Produced by: William Beaudine Jr
Executive in Charge of Production: Hal Galli
Production Executive: Pattee Roedig
Production Coordinator: Shannon Devane
Unit Production Manager: William Beaudine Jr
Teleplay by: Dean R. Koontz and Alan Jay Glueckman
Novel: Dean R. Koontz [credited in possessory above title]
First Assistant Director: Jamie Freitag
Second Assistant Director: Rick Tunell
Script Supervisor: Jules Stewart
Director of Photography: Peter Mackay
Gaffers: Michael Snyder, John Rogers
Key Grip: Mark Gambino
Production Equipment: Cinelease, Inc.
Editor: M. Edward Salier
Associate Editor: Jeff Hodge
Post Production Executive: Rob Wieland
Post Production Supervisor: Susan J. Spohr
Music by: John Debney
Music Editor: Tom Gleason
Sound Mixer: Patrick Mitchell
Sound Editor: Eric Lindemann
Sound by Ryder Sound Services
Costume Designer: Faye Sloan
Make-up Artist: Susan “Sam” Mayer, Kevin Westmore
Hair Stylist: Deborah Ann Piper
Titles, Opticals and Color by: CFI
Production Designer: Alan Jones
Art Director: David DiGiacomo
Set Decorator: Carol Clements
Property Master: Alan Gordon
Location Manager: Andree Juviler
Special Thanks to: Donald R. Casella; Karen Morris
Stunt Coordinator: Ken Bates

Pam Dawber (Connie Weaver)
Lee Horsley (Graham Harris)
Kevin Conroy (Frank Dwight Bollinger)
William Sadler (Anthony Prine)
Bob Balaban (Ira Preduski)
Donna Theodore (Edna Mowry)
Walter Addison (Schiller)
Vance Davis (guard #1)
David A. Kimball (blonde man)
Charles Noland (guard #2)
R. Leo Schreiber (balding man)
Rudolph Willrich (banquet speaker)

Alternative Titles

O Rosto do Medo – Portugal
La Visage du tueur – France