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The People Under the Stairs

1st November 1991
1h 30m
Wes Craven
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Two adults and a juvenile break into a house occupied by a brother and sister and their stolen children. There, they must fight for their lives.

If you started watching this film now, it would finish at approximately 12:55pm.


Brandon Quintin Adams Brandon Quintin Adams
Approx Filming Age ≈ 11
A.J. Langer A.J. Langer
Approx Filming Age ≈ 16
Everett McGill Everett McGill
Approx Filming Age ≈ 45
Wendy Robie Wendy Robie
Approx Filming Age ≈ 37
Sean Whalen Sean Whalen Roach
Approx Filming Age ≈ 26
Ving Rhames Ving Rhames
Approx Filming Age ≈ 31
Bill Cobbs Bill Cobbs
Approx Filming Age ≈ 56
Joshua Cox
Approx Filming Age ≈ 25
Michael Kopelow
Approx Filming Age ≈ 21
Yan Birch
Approx Filming Age ≈ 25
Josh Coxx
Approx Filming Age ≈ 25
Conni Marie Brazelton
Approx Filming Age ≈ 35
Jeremy Roberts
Approx Filming Age ≈ 36
Kelly Jo Minter
Approx Filming Age ≈ 24

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34% Enjoyable
34% Nostalgic
34% Suspenseful
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Drug Use
Racist Language
Tobacco Use

Cast Age

Estimated Ages At Time of Filming

5% 0-12
5% 13-19
32% 20-29
21% 30-39
5% 40-49
5% 50-59
26% Unknown

Cast Genders

Who Is Most Represented

32% Female
68% Male

Good/Bad Characters

More Heroes of Villains?

100% Unknown

Character Types

What Characters Feature

100% Unknown