The Watching Hour: Jacob's Ladder
USA, 1990, 113 Minute Running Time
Genre/Subjects: Horror, Thriller
35mm presentation - In this supernatural thriller, Vietnam veteran Jacob Singer (Tim Robbins) returns home to New York City, only to be haunted by his son's death, plagued by flashbacks from the war and tortured by psychological demons. Despite support from his ex-wife (Patricia Kalember), his girlfriend (Elizabeth Peña) and an insightful chiropractor (Danny Aiello), the line between reality and delusion becomes increasingly blurred.
DIRECTOR: Adrian Lyne
Screenwriter: Bruce Joel Rubin
Principal Cast: Tim Robbins, Elizabeth Peña, Jason Alexander, Danny Aiello, Matt Craven, Eriq La Salle, Ving Rhames, Patricia Kalember, Brian Tarantina, Anthony Alessandro
US Distributor: TriStar Pictures