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The People Under The Stairs

R| 1 hr. 42 min.

Plot Summary
When young Fool (Brandon Adams) breaks into the home of his family's greedy and uncaring landlords, he discovers a disturbing scenario where incestuous adult siblings have mutilated a number of boys and kept them imprisoned under stairs in their large, creepy house. As Fool attempts to flee before the psychopaths can catch him, he meets their daughter, Alice (A.J. Langer), who has been spared any extreme discipline by her deranged parents. Can Fool and Alice escape before it's too late?

Cast: Brandon Adams , Everett McGill , Wendy Robie , A.J. Langer , Ving Rhames , Sean Whalen , Bill Cobbs , Kelly Jo Minter

Director: Wes Craven

Genres: Horror

The People Under The Stairs (1991)

Release Date: October 28th, 1991|1 hr. 42 min.

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