The Serpent and the Rainbow (Blu-ray) R

Don't bury me... I'm not dead!
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  • Rated: R
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 38 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
  • Released: February 23, 2016
  • Originally Released: 1988
  • Label: Shout Factory

Performers, Cast and Crew:

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Directed by
Edited by
Screenplay by
Composition by
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Story by
Produced by &
Director of Photography:
Executive Production by &

Entertainment Reviews:


Total Count: 33


User Ratings: 15,377
Rating: 2.5/5 -- The Serpent and the Rainbow has a screenplay that often breaks its spell.
New York Times
Aug 31, 2004
Offers a few good scares but gets bogged down in special effects. Full Review
Sep 25, 2007
Rating: 3/4 -- The Serpent and the Rainbow is uncanny in the way it takes the most lurid images and makes them plausible. Full Review
Chicago Sun-Times
Jan 1, 2000
Genuinely frightening. Full Review
Chicago Reader
Sep 25, 2007
Mixing religious beliefs with real life zombies is a mixture that could have turned hokey real quick. And adding the political strife into the plot made the story somehow relatable or at least identifiable. Full Review
Film Inquiry
Mar 11, 2018
Rating: 4/5 -- A fascinating trip into a portion of Haitian culture, which Craven uses as an excellent critique of America's incessant focus on or obsession with imperialism. Full Review
Father Son Holy Gore
May 1, 2019
A mix of horror and psychological thriller, we become enmeshed in Pullman's struggle, and as things get worse for him, the audience stays invested and hopeful he will overcome the horrors surrounding him. Full Review
Cinema Siren
Aug 2, 2019

Product Description:

Special Features Include:

-2015 HD transfer from the inter-positive film element
-Audio commentary with actor Bill Pullman
-“The Making of The Serpent and the Rainbow,” featuring new interviews with actor Bill Pullman, author Wade Davis, director of photography John Lindley, and special makeup effects artists Lance Anderson and David Anderson
-Original Theatrical Trailer and TV Spot
-Still Gallery


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  • UPC: 826663165579
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