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Jacob's Ladder
Directed by:
Adrian Lyne

Released in the USA on November 02 of 1990, "Jacob's Ladder" (also known as "Dante's Inferno", "Jacob's Ladder - In der Gewalt des Jenseits", "Allucinazione perversa") is a Drama/Fantasy/Horror/Mystery/Thriller film directed by Adrian Lyne . Tim Robbins and Elizabeth Peña are starring, alongside Danny Aiello, Matt Craven, Pruitt Taylor Vince and Jason Alexander.

The most frightening thing about Jacob Singer's nightmare is that he isn't dreaming.

Who is the director of "Jacob's Ladder":

Jacob's Ladder was directed by Adrian Lyne, an English director.

Before directing Jacob's Ladder, Adrian Lyne had directed Fatal Attraction, released in 1987, Flashdance (1983), Foxes (1980). Since, he directed Indecent Proposal, released in 1993, Lolita (1997), The Town (2009).

When was "Jacob's Ladder" released:

Jacob's Ladder was first released in the United States on Friday, November 02, 1990. Other films released on Friday, November 02, 1990 are Graffiti Bridge (dir. Prince), Frankenstein Unbound (dir. Roger Corman), and Vincent & Theo (dir. Robert Altman). This was twenty-nine (29) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, September 27, 1991 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, January 16, 1991 in France and on Thursday, April 18, 1991 in Germany.

What is the cast of "Jacob's Ladder":

At the casting of Jacob's Ladder we find Tim Robbins, previously seen in Cadillac Man (1990) and Erik the Viking (1989); Elizabeth Peña (Blue Steel (1990), La Bamba (1987)); Danny Aiello (Harlem Nights (1989), Do the Right Thing (1989)) [ more... ]

  • Sam Coppola and Elizabeth Peña, Matt Craven, Doug Barron also appeared together in Blue Steel, released in 1990.
  • Brian Tarantina and Suzanne Shepherd also appeared in Uncle Buck, released in 1989.
  • Sam Coppola and Suzanne Shepherd also appeared in Palookaville, released in 1995.

What is the Storyline of "Jacob's Ladder":

The story begins on October 6, 1971, when Jacob Singer is an infantryman with the 1st Air Cavalry Division, deployed in a village in the Mekong Delta during the Vietnam War. Suddenly, his unit comes under heavy fire from the treeline and many of Jacob's comrades are killed and wounded. Soldiers around also begin to exhibit very abnormal behavior, some even going catatonic or collapsing into bloody seizures. Horrified, Jacob attempts to flee into the jungle, only to be stabbed in the stomach with a bayonet [...]

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