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Nightwing ★½ 1979 (PG)

Suspense drama about three people who risk their lives to exterminate a colony of plague-carrying vampire bats in New Mexican Indian community. From the novel by Martin Cruz Smith and adapted by Smith, Steve Shagan, and Bud Shrake. O.K. viewing for those who aren't choosy about their rabid bat movies. 103m/C VHS . Nick Mancuso, David Warner, Kathryn Harrold, Strother Martin, Stephen Macht, Pat Corley, Charles Hallahan, Ben Piazza, George Clutesi; D: Arthur Hiller; W: Steve Shagan, Bud Shrake, Martin Cruz Smith; C: Charles Rosher Jr.; M: Henry Mancini.