Jacob's Ladder

After returning home from the Vietnam War, veteran Jacob Singer struggles to maintain his sanity. Plagued by hallucinations and flashbacks, Singer rapidly falls apart as the world and people around him morph and twist into disturbing images. His girlfriend, Jezzie, and ex-wife, Sarah, try to help, but to little avail. Even Singer's chiropractor friend, Louis, fails to reach him as he descends into madness.

Directed by: Adrian Lyne Joseph P. Reidy Vebe Borge Deborah Lupard
Genres: Drama, Mystery, Horror,
Production Company: Carolco Pictures, TriStar Pictures,

Jacob's Ladder - The most frightening thing about Jacob Singer's nightmare is that he isn't dreaming. - Azwaad Movie Database
  • Release Date: 02-11-1990
  • Runtime: 113 Minutes
  • Popularity: 15.82
  • Vote Count: 1,326
  • IMDB Rating: 7.4
  • Budget: USD 25,000,000
  • Revenue: USD 26,118,851
  • Region: United States of America ( US ),
  • Homepage: N/A

Photo Name Department
Heidi Levitt-Production Heidi Levitt Production (Casting)
Brian Morris-Art Brian Morris Art (Production Design)
Jeffrey L. Kimball-Camera Jeffrey L. Kimball Camera (Director of Photography)
Tom Rolf-Editing Tom Rolf Editing (Editor)
Gordon Davidson-Sound Gordon Davidson Sound (Sound Editor)
Maurice Jarre-Sound Maurice Jarre Sound (Original Music Composer)
Clayton Townsend-Production Clayton Townsend Production (Production Manager)
Risa Bramon Garcia-Production Risa Bramon Garcia Production (Casting)
Billy Hopkins-Production Billy Hopkins Production (Casting)
Bruce Joel Rubin-Production Bruce Joel Rubin Production (Producer)

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Trippy. No, you probably didn't read that right. I meant to write it in a way that sounded more like a stoner. Tripppy? Tttttrrrrrriiiippppppyyyyy, duuuude. Something like that. Anyway, I love Tim Robbins as an actor and you should take that statement into consideration when I say that this is one of his better films. What I can say is that a doctor goes to Vietnam, and then leaves his wife, marries someone else becomes a Postal Employee, and that is about as much as I can honestly say without throwing the spoiler alert up. It is one of those movies where everything you love about the plot would be a red flag on the spoiler radar... so watch it, enjoy it, you won't be disappointed. And you will see what I am talking about with the spoilers when you get there.

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