The Serpent and the Rainbow Trailer

The Serpent and the Rainbow Trailer (1988)

"Don't bury me...I'm not dead!" 05 February 1988 Horror, Thriller 98 mins

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.

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Bill Pullman

as Dennis Alan

Cathy Tyson

as Marielle Duchamp

Zakes Mokae

as Dargent Peytraud

Paul Winfield

as Lucien Celine

Brent Jennings

as Louis Mozart

Conrad Roberts

as Christophe

Badja Djola

as Gaston

Michael Gough

as Schoonbacher

Paul Guilfoyle

as Andrew Cassedy

Dey Young

as Mrs. Cassedy


Wes Craven


Keith Barish

Keith Barish Executive Producer

Rob Cohen

Rob Cohen Executive Producer

David Ladd

David Ladd Producer

Brad Fiedel

Original Music Composer

John Lindley

John Lindley Director of Photography

International Titles

The Wes Craven's Serpent and the Rainbow Trailer

La serpiente y el arco iris Trailer

Voodoo Trailer

Ormen och regnbÄgen Trailer

La Serpiente y el Arco Iris Trailer

International Releases Dates

Germany 23 June 1988

United States 05 February 1988

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