The Serpent and the Rainbow (1988)

Title: The Serpent and the Rainbow

Tagline: Don't Bury Me...I'm Not Dead!

Genre: Horror,Thriller

Director: Wes Craven

Cast: Bill Pullman,Cathy Tyson,Zakes Mokae,Paul Winfield,Brent Jennings,Conrad Roberts,Badja Djola,Theresa Merritt,Michael Gough,Paul Guilfoyle,Dey Young,Aleta Mitchell,William Newman,Jaime Pina Gautier,Evencio Mosquera Slaco,Kimberleigh Aarn,Philogen Thomas,Ana Rosa Smith Avila,Francis Guinan,Diamanda Galás

Status: Released

Release: 1988-02-05

Runtime: 98

Plot: A Harvard anthropologist is sent to Haiti to retrieve a strange powder that is said to have the power to bring human beings back from the dead. In his quest to find the miracle drug, the cynical scientist enters the rarely seen netherworld of walking zombies, blood rites and ancient curses. Based on the true life experiences of Wade Davis and filmed on location in Haiti, it's a frightening excursion into black magic and the supernatural.

Trailer Cast Crew Videos

    • Bill Pullman

      Dennis Alan
    • Cathy Tyson

      Marielle Duchamp
    • Zakes Mokae

      Dargent Peytraud
    • Paul Winfield

      Lucien Celine
    • Brent Jennings

      Louis Mozart
    • Conrad Roberts

    • Badja Djola

    • Theresa Merritt

    • Michael Gough

    • Paul Guilfoyle

      Andrew Cassedy
    • Dey Young

      Mrs. Cassedy
    • Aleta Mitchell

    • William Newman

      French Missionary Doctor
    • Jaime Pina Gautier

    • Evencio Mosquera Slaco

      Old Shaman
    • Kimberleigh Aarn

    • Philogen Thomas

    • Ana Rosa Smith Avila

      Mulatto Nurse
    • Francis Guinan

      American Doctor
    • Diamanda Galás

      Voices of the Dead
    • David LeRoy Anderson (Costume & Make-Up)

      Special Effects Makeup Artist
    • Richard Maxwell (Writing)

    • Adam Rodman (Writing)

    • Wade Davis (Writing)

    • Wes Craven (Directing)

    • Rosemary Brandenburg (Art)

      Set Decoration
    • Michelle Bühler (Costume & Make-Up)

      Key Makeup Artist
    • Juanita Diane Feeney (Production)

      Production Manager
    • James Kagel (Costume & Make-Up)

      Special Effects Makeup Artist
    • Curtis Burch (Production)

      Production Executive
    • Jaime Pina Gautier (Production)

      Production Manager
    • Victoria Kluge (Production)

      Associate Producer
    • David B. Pauker (Production)

      Associate Producer
    • Robert Engelman (Directing)

      First Assistant Director
    • David Ladd (Production)

    • Jeffrey S. Farley (Costume & Make-Up)

      Special Effects Makeup Artist
    • Michael Bennett (Production)

      Unit Production Manager
    • David Nichols (Art)

      Production Design
    • Lance Anderson (Costume & Make-Up)

      Special Effects Makeup Artist
    • Peter Mitchell (Costume & Make-Up)

      Costume Design
    • Peter Chesney (Crew)

      Special Effects Coordinator
    • Robert Hallowell II (Costume & Make-Up)

      Key Hair Stylist
    • John Lindley (Camera)

      Director of Photography
    • Brad Fiedel (Sound)

      Original Music Composer
    • Jim McPherson (Costume & Make-Up)

      Special Effects Makeup Artist
    • Michael Shawn McCracken (Costume & Make-Up)

      Special Effects Makeup Artist
    • Doug Claybourne (Production)

    • Rob Cohen (Production)

      Executive Producer
    • Dianne Crittenden (Production)

    • Keith Barish (Production)

      Executive Producer
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