The People Under the Stairs poster


Poindexter "Fool" Williams, his brother Leroy, and their family face eviction from their rented home in South Central Los Angeles. Their landlords are a greedy, uncaring couple who live in a mansion that's as huge as it is eerie. Leroy has a plan to burglarize the mansion, but what the boys find ins

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 1991-11-01

Runtime 102 minutes

Budget $6m

Revenue $31m


TMDB 6.608


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james_dunphy shared a tip "Watched this when it came out, and a few times since. Great Wes Craven film from the 90s"

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aaron_7939 shared a tip "The plot, the nostalgia. Very underrated 90's gem."

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leslie_abram shared a tip "Great movie."

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mlhawkins shared a tip "Love this movie! One of those movies that you watch over and over again!"

chris_8188 shared a tip "You better check under those stairs"

christopher_maclean shared a tip "A classic horror with dark humour."

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