Scanners III: The Takeover

Scanners III: The Takeover (also known as Scanner Force in UK) is a 1992 Canadian science fiction horror film, the second sequel to the film Scanners. It was directed by Christian Duguay. The film received mixed reviews, and is the least successful Scanners film. This sequel has a different set of characters from either of the preceding films in the series.


Alex Monet, a Scanner, accidentally kills his best friend whilst demonstrating his powers at a Christmas party. Devastated, he goes to a monastery in Thailand in order to learn how to control his powers.