The People Under the Stairs

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  • R
  • 1991
  • 1 hr 42 min
  • 6.4  (31,704)
  • 57

The People Under the Stairs is a 1991 horror film directed by Wes Craven, who also directed the Nightmare on Elm Street franchise. The story is about a young boy named Fool, whose family is about to be evicted because they don't have enough money. Fool teams up with a friend to rob a house in order to get money. However, upon successfully breaking in, the house turns out to be a wild pit of horrors that they can't escape from.

The People Under the Stairs
The People Under The Stairs: Special Make Up Effects Team Interview
The People Under The Stairs: Special Make Up Effects Team Interview

Behind the Scenes - 1 min 36 sec

The People Under The Stairs: Actress Wendy Robie Remembers The Bathtub Scene
The People Under The Stairs: Actress Wendy Robie Remembers The Bathtub Scene

Behind the Scenes - 2 min 27 sec

The People Under The Stairs: Fool Meets Alice
The People Under The Stairs: Fool Meets Alice

Clip - 2 min 26 sec

The People Under The Stars (Trailer 1)
The People Under The Stars (Trailer 1)

Trailer - 31 sec

The People Under The Stairs: Fool Escapes From The Basement
The People Under The Stairs: Fool Escapes From The Basement

Clip - 3 min

The People Under The Stairs: Dog Attacks Fool
The People Under The Stairs: Dog Attacks Fool

Clip - 2 min 38 sec

Description
The People Under the Stairs is a 1991 horror film directed by Wes Craven, who also directed the Nightmare on Elm Street franchise. The story is about a young boy named Fool, whose family is about to be evicted because they don't have enough money. Fool teams up with a friend to rob a house in order to get money. However, upon successfully breaking in, the house turns out to be a wild pit of horrors that they can't escape from.

The People Under the Stairs is a 1991 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 42 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.4 and a MetaScore of 57.

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  • Release Date
    1991
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 42 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.4  (31,704)
  • Metascore
    57