The People Under The Stairs

  • 1991
  • Movie
  • R
  • Horror

Directed by Wes Craven, of LAST HOUSE ON THE LEFT and A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET fame, THE PEOPLE UNDER THE STAIRS harks back to horror movies of the 1970s in its overall claustrophobic meanness. Fool (Brandon Adams) lives with his mother and sister Ruby (Kelly Jo Minter) in a dangerous, filthy ghetto apartment. As if this state of affairs isn't bad enough,...read more

The People Under The Stairs
02:38 — A ghetto boy and his friends break into his wicked landlord's home and encounter murderous fiends.
The People Under The Stairs - Official Trailer
01:08 — A ghetto boy and his friends break into his wicked landlord's home and encounter murderous fiends.
The People Under The Stairs
01:36 — A ghetto boy and his friends break into his wicked landlord's home and encounter murderous fiends.
The People Under The Stairs - Trailer
00:31 — A ghetto boy and his friends break into his wicked landlord's home and encounter murderous fiends.
The People Under The Stairs
03:00 — A ghetto boy and his friends break into his wicked landlord's home and encounter murderous fiends.
The People Under The Stairs
02:26 — A ghetto boy and his friends break into his wicked landlord's home and encounter murderous fiends.
The People Under The Stairs
02:27 — A ghetto boy and his friends break into his wicked landlord's home and encounter murderous fiends.

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  • Released: 1991
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Directed by Wes Craven, of LAST HOUSE ON THE LEFT and A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET fame, THE PEOPLE UNDER THE STAIRS harks back to horror movies of the 1970s in its overall claustrophobic meanness. Fool (Brandon Adams) lives with his mother and sister Ruby… (more)

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