Time Walker (1982)

USA, 1982
35mm film, colour, 1.85:1
mono, English

An American horror film directed by Tom Kennedy.

Plot Summary

A mold which eats through human flesh is unleashed from an Egyptian sarcophagus and a mummy revives to track down five jewels stolen from the casket and given to various co-eds.


Directed by: Tom Kennedy
© Byzantine Productions, Inc. MCMLXII [1982]
A Dimitri Villard production in association with Wescom Productions Inc.
Executive Producer: Robert A. Shaheen
Produced by: Dimitri Villard and Jason Williams
Screenplay by: Tom Friedman and Karen Levitt
Story by: Jason Williams and Tom Friedman
Director of Photography: Robbie Greenberg
Music Composed by: Richard H. Band
Sound Mixer: Mark Ulano
Wardrobe: Sarah Bardo
Make-up & Hair: Sue Dolph
Transformation Sequence: New World Effects
Animation Design: January Nordman
Titles & Opticals: Image 3, Laurel Klick
Art Directors: Robert A. Burns, Joe Garrity
Locations: California State University Northridge, Los Angeles, California, USA
Casting by: Johanna Ray

Ben Murphy (Prof Douglas McCadden)
Nina Axelrod (Susie Fuller)
Kevin Brophy (Peter Sharpe)
Robert Random (Jack Parker)
James Karen (Dr Wendell J. Rossmore)
Sam Chew Jr (Serrano)
Melissa Prophet (Jennie)
Austin Stoker (Dr Ken Melrose)
Gerard Prendergast (Greg)
Shari Belafonte-Harper as Linda Flores
Antoinette Bower (Dr Hayworth)
Darwin Joston (Lt Plummer)
Greta Blackburn (Sherri)
John Lavachielli (Bill Vogler)
Clint Young (Willoughby)
Ken Gibbel (Courtney)
Gary Dubin (Michael)
Greta Stapf (Ellen Winters)
Royce Alexander (frat boy #1)
Michelle Avonne (Sarah)

Alternative Titles

Being from another Planet
Jalo matkaaja
– Finland
Time Walker
– France



  • The Aurum Film Encyclopedia: Science Fiction by Phil Hardy (ed) p.378
  • The Films of the Eighties by Robert A. Nowlan and Gwendolyn Wright Nowlan p.585
  • Horror and Science Fiction Films III by Donald C. Willis p.274-275
  • Nightmare USA by Stephen Thrower p.517 – note