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Directed by:
Robert Kurtzman

Starring Tammy Lauren, Andrew Divoff, Robert Englund, Chris Lemmon, Tony Crane and Jenny O'Hara, "Wishmaster" (also known as "Wishmaster - il signore dei desideri", "Wes Craven's Wishmaster") is a Fantasy/Horror film directed by Robert Kurtzman, released on September 19 of 1997 in the USA.

Be careful what you wish for.

Who directed "Wishmaster":

Wishmaster was directed by Robert Kurtzman, an American director, producer, writer, and actor.

Before making Wishmaster, Robert Kurtzman had directed The Demolitionist, released in 1995. Since, he directed Buried Alive, released in 2007.

What was the release date of "Wishmaster":

Wishmaster was first released on Friday, September 19, 1997, in the United States. Also released on this day were Hacks (dir. Gary Rosen), In & Out (dir. Frank Oz), and L.A. Confidential (dir. Curtis Hanson). This was twenty-two (22) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, May 29, 1998 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, June 10, 1998 in France; Friday, August 14, 1998 in Italy; Thursday, December 04, 1997 in Spain; Thursday, June 25, 1998 in Australia and on Saturday, July 18, 1998 in Japan.

What is the cast of "Wishmaster":

At the casting of Wishmaster we find Tammy Lauren, previously seen in Radioland Murders (1994) and The Last Flight of Noah's Ark (1980); Andrew Divoff (Air Force One (1997), Adrenalin: Fear the Rush (1996)); Robert Englund (The Mangler (1995), Mr. Payback: An Interactive Movie (1995)) [ more... ]

  • Robert Englund, Kane Hodder and Tony Todd also worked together in Hatchet, released in 2006.
  • Tony Todd and Robert Englund also appeared in 2001 Maniacs: Beverly Hellbillys, released in 2008.
  • Kane Hodder and Robert Englund have both also be seen in Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon, released in 2006.

What is the Storyline of "Wishmaster":

The narrator, Angus Scrimm, in his only words in the film, introduces the audience to the creatures called "djinn" with the following statement:

The next scene is set in Persia during the year 1127 with the djinn asking a Persian emperor to make his second wish. The emperor asks the djinn to show him wonders. The djinn uses his powers to torture and mutilate people in the palace. Before the emperor can make his third wish, Zoroaster (Ari Barak), a sorcerer, interrupts and states that upon the [...]

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