Sphere 26 years old

A thousand feet beneath the sea, the blackest holes are in the mind...


A spacecraft is discovered on the floor of the Pacific Ocean, presumed to be at least 300 years old and of alien origin. A crack team of scientists and experts is assembled and taken to the Habitat, a state-of-the-art underwater living environment, to investigate.


Sphere Cast

Name Character
Samuel L. Jackson He was 49, now 75 years old as Dr. Harry Adams
Liev Schreiber He was 30, now 56 years old as Dr. Ted Fielding
Dustin Hoffman He was 60, now 86 years old as Dr. Norman Goodman
Peter Coyote He was 56, now 82 years old as Captain Harold C. Barnes
James Pickens, Jr. He was 43, now 69 years old as O.S.S.A. Instructor
Huey Lewis He was 47, now 74 years old as Helicopter Pilot
Ralph Tabakin He was 76, 79 years old when he died as O.S.S.A. Official
Bernard Hocke as Seaman
Michael Keys Hall as O.S.S.A. Official

Sphere Crew

Name Department
Norman Reynolds as Production Design. He was 63 (now 90) years old Art
Richard Beggs as Sound Designer. He was 56 (now 82) years old Sound
Steven C. McGee as Chief Lighting Technician. Lighting
Tom Johnson as Sound Re-Recording Mixer. He was 1 (now 24) years old Sound
Stu Linder as Editor. He was 66 (74) years old when He died Editing
Michael Silvers as Supervising Dialogue Editor. He was 1 (now 24) years old Sound
Dennie Thorpe as Foley Artist. Sound
Jana Vance as Foley. Sound
Katterli Frauenfelder as First Assistant Director. She was 45 (now 71) years old Directing
Tim Holland as Supervising Sound Editor. Sound
Victor Abbene as Chief Lighting Technician. Lighting
Anne Kuljian as Set Decoration. She was 48 (now 75) years old Art
Gloria Gresham as Costume Design. She was 52 (now 78) years old Costume & Make-Up
Marietta Carter-Narcisse as Makeup Artist. Costume & Make-Up
W. Steven Graham as Assistant Art Director. Art
Peter Giuliano as Executive Producer. Production
Nina Henninger as Location Casting. Production
Christine Dye as Set Production Assistant. Crew
Danny Cangemi as Special Effects Assistant. Crew
Peter Albiez as Special Effects. Crew
Jeffrey A. Okun as Visual Effects Supervisor. Visual Effects
Jonathan McKinstry as Art Direction. Art
Mark W. Mansbridge as Art Direction. Art
Ian Fox as Underwater Camera. He was 53 (now 79) years old Camera
Paul Attanasio as Screenplay. He was 38 (now 64) years old Writing
Gary Capo as Second Unit Director of Photography. Camera
Blair Daily as Post Production Supervisor. Crew
Blair Daily as Additional Editor. Editing
Stephen Hauser as Screenplay. Writing
Andrew Wald as Producer. Production
Allan A. Apone as Key Makeup Artist. Costume & Make-Up
Ellen Chenoweth as Casting. Production
Michael Crichton as Producer. He was 55 (66) years old when He died Production
Michael Crichton as Author. He was 55 (66) years old when He died Writing
Louis Farah as Set Medic. Crew
Patricia Churchill as Associate Producer. She was 97 (now 123) years old Production
Patricia Churchill as Unit Production Manager. She was 97 (now 123) years old Production
Michael Meier as Lighting Technician. He was 69 (88) years old when He died Lighting
Lydia Bottegoni as Visual Effects Producer. Visual Effects
Sphere poster
Sphere (26 years)

A thousand feet beneath the sea, the blackest holes are in the mind...

  • Release day: Friday, February 13, 1998
  • Runtime: 134 minutes
  • Budget: 80000000.00
  • Revenue: 37020277.00