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Scanners III: The Takeover
Directed by Christian Duguay
Produced by Pierre David
Written by B.J. Nelson
Starring Liliana Komorowska
Valérie Valois
Steve Parrish
Colin Fox
Music by Marty Simon
Cinematography Hugues de Haeck
Editing by Yves Langlois
Distributed by Malofilm Distribution
Release date(s) May 1992
Running time 101 min.
Country Canada
Language English
Preceded by Scanners II: The New Order
Followed by Scanner Cop

Scanners III: The Takeover is the second sequel to the film Scanners, and the last film in the trilogy. It was directed by Christian Duguay.

Plot Summary

A young female scanner turns from a sweet young thing into a murderous, power-crazed villain after she takes an experimental drug developed by her father. Her brother, who is also a scanner, is the only one powerful enough to stop her.


The film was released on VHS in the United States by Republic Pictures and in Canada by Malofilm Home Video. A DVD version of the film is included in the Scanners Trilogy box set released only in the EU by Starz Home Entertainment. This box also includes the first and second Scanner film. As of December 31, 2009, Lions Gate has not yet announced any plans for a Region 1 DVD release.

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