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PG-13| 1 hr. 49 min.

Plot Summary
After a nature photographer (Mark L. Taylor) dies on assignment in Venezuela, a poisonous spider hitches a ride in his coffin to his hometown in rural California, where arachnophobe Dr. Ross Jennings (Jeff Daniels) has just moved in with his wife, Molly (Harley Jane Kozak), and young son. As town residents start turning up dead, Jennings begins to suspect spiders, and must face his fears as he and no-nonsense exterminator Delbert McClintock (John Goodman) fight to stop a deadly infestation.

Cast: Jeff Daniels , Harley Jane Kozak , John Goodman , Julian Sands , Stuart Pankin , Brian McNamara , Mark L. Taylor , Henry Jones

Director: Frank Marshall

Genres: Thriller, Comedy

Arachnophobia (1990)

Release Date: September 15th, 2008|1 hr. 49 min.

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