Overview

In a remote corner of England's Peak District, a mysterious skull is unearthed. But even weirder is that Lady Sylvia steals the skull for use in worshiping - very erotically - her pagan god, The White Worm, who hungers for the taste of virginal flesh.

  1. Ken Russell

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Bram Stoker

    Novel, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Amanda Donohoe

    Amanda Donohoe

    Lady Sylvia Marsh

  2. Hugh Grant

    Hugh Grant

    Lord James D'Ampton

  3. Catherine Oxenberg

    Catherine Oxenberg

    Eve Trent

  4. Peter Capaldi

    Peter Capaldi

    Angus Flint

  5. Sammi Davis

    Sammi Davis

    Mary Trent

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The Lair of the White Worm
The Lair of the White Worm

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Status Released

Release Information

  • September 14, 1988
    R
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 33m

Budget $2,500,000.00

Revenue $1,189,315.00

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