The Believers



Mourning the accidental death of his wife and having just moved to New York with his young son, laconic police psychologist Cal Jamison (Martin Sheen) is reluctantly drawn into a series of grisly, ritualistic murders involving the immolation of two youths.

  1. Nicholas Conde


  2. Mark Frost


  3. John Schlesinger


Top Billed Cast

  1. Martin Sheen

    Martin Sheen

    Cal Jamison

  2. Helen Shaver

    Helen Shaver

    Jessica Halliday

  3. Harley Cross

    Harley Cross

    Chris Jamison

  4. Robert Loggia

    Robert Loggia

    Lt. Sean McTaggert

  5. Elizabeth Wilson

    Elizabeth Wilson

    Kate Maslow

Full Cast & Crew

The Believers
The Believers


Find out where to watch this on:


Status Released

Release Information

  • June 9, 1987


    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 54m

Budget -

Revenue $18,753,438.00

Homepage -



Content Score


Yes! Looking good!

Top Contributors

Popularity Trend

By signing up for an account on TMDb, you can post directly to Twitter and Facebook.

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.