The Believers Poster

Release Date: June 10th, 1987

DVD Release Date: August 27th, 2002

R|1 hr 54 min

Plot Summary
Recently widowed psychiatrist Cal Jamison (Martin Sheen) has just moved back to New York City with his young son, Chris (Harley Cross), in an attempt to start over after his wife's horrific accidental death. Cal takes an assignment helping the police with the investigation of a cult-like and bizarre ritualistic double murder. As Cal gets closer to the truth, he realizes that he and those close to him may be the target of supernatural and deadly forces, and that the enemy is closer than he knows.

Cast: Martin Sheen, Helen Shaver, Harley Cross, Robert Loggia, Elizabeth Wilson, Harris Yulin, Lee Richardson, Richard Masur

Director: John Schlesinger

Genres: Horror

Keywords: Office, New York City, Son, Mystery, Friend, Murder, Love interest, Pursuit, Suspenseful, 1980s