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The People Under the Stairs (1991)

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

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


When young Poindexter "Fool" Williams breaks into the creepy, immense old home of his family's greedy and uncaring landlords, he uncovers a disturbing scenario underneath the stairs.

  1. Wes Craven

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Brandon Quintin Adams

    Poindexter 'Fool' Williams

  2. Everett McGill

    Everett McGill

    Man / Dad / Eldon Robeson

  3. Ving Rhames

    Ving Rhames


  4. A. J. Langer

    A. J. Langer


  5. Sean Whalen

    Sean Whalen


  6. Bill Cobbs

    Bill Cobbs

    Grandpa Booker

  7. Kelly Jo Minter

    Kelly Jo Minter


  8. Jeremy Roberts

    Jeremy Roberts


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The People Under the Stairs
The People Under the Stairs

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $6,000,000.00

Revenue -


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