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The People Under the Stairs (1991)

R 11/01/1991 (US) HorrorMystery 1h 42m

In every neighborhood there is one house that adults whisper about and children cross the street to avoid.


Poindexter "Fool" Williams, his brother Leroy, and their family face eviction from their rented home in South Central Los Angeles. Their landlords are a greedy, uncaring couple who live in a mansion that's as huge as it is eerie. Leroy has a plan to burglarize the mansion, but what the boys find inside is not what they expected.

  1. Wes Craven

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Brandon Quintin Adams

    Brandon Quintin Adams

    Poindexter 'Fool' Williams

  2. Everett McGill

    Everett McGill

    Man / Dad / Eldon Robeson

  3. Wendy Robie

    Wendy Robie

    Woman / Mom

  4. Ving Rhames

    Ving Rhames


  5. A.J. Langer

    A.J. Langer


  6. Sean Whalen

    Sean Whalen


  7. Bill Cobbs

    Bill Cobbs

    Grandpa Booker

  8. Kelly Jo Minter

    Kelly Jo Minter


  9. Jeremy Roberts

    Jeremy Roberts


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The People Under the Stairs
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