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  • The Believers (1987)
  • R
    114 min | Crime, Drama, Horror
The Believers (1987)
R
114 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

A New York psychiatrist finds that a brujería-inspired cult, which believes in child sacrifice, has a keen interest in his own son.
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Director
John Schlesinger (directed by)
Writers
Nicholas Conde (based on the book "The Religion" by) | Mark Frost (screenplay by)
Producers
Beverly J. Camhe (produced by) (as Beverly Camhe) | Michael Childers (produced by) | John Schlesinger (produced by)
Composer
Cinematographer
Editor
Casting Directors
Donna Isaacson (casting) | John S. Lyons (casting) (as John Lyons)
Production Designer
Simon Holland (production design)
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Release date
Jun 10, 1987 (United States)

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Cast

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69 cast members
Name Known for
Martin Sheen
Cal Jamison Cal Jamison   See fewer
Helen Shaver
Jessica Halliday Jessica Halliday   See fewer
Harley Cross
Chris Jamison Chris Jamison   See fewer
Robert Loggia
Lieutenant Sean McTaggert Lieutenant Sean McTaggert   See fewer
Elizabeth Wilson
Kate Maslow Kate Maslow   See fewer
Harris Yulin
Donald Calder Donald Calder   See fewer
Lee Richardson
Dennis Maslow Dennis Maslow   See fewer
Richard Masur
Marty Wertheimer Marty Wertheimer   See fewer
Carla Pinza
Carmen Ruiz Carmen Ruiz   See fewer
Jimmy Smits
Tom Lopez Tom Lopez   See fewer
Raúl Dávila
Sezine (as Raul Davila) Sezine (as Raul Davila)   See fewer
Larry Ramos
Diner Counterman Diner Counterman   See fewer
Philip Corey
Calder's Assistant Calder's Assistant   See fewer
Jennifer Lee Pryor
Calder's Assistant (as Jennifer Lee) Calder's Assistant (as Jennifer Lee)   See fewer
Nonnie Griffin
Cigar Couple Cigar Couple   See fewer
Bob Clout
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Harvey Chao
Chinese Couple Chinese Couple   See fewer
Christine Pak
Chinese Couple Chinese Couple   See fewer
Joan Kaye
Woman in Park Woman in Park   See fewer
Eddie Jones
Police Patient Police Patient   See fewer
John Bendel
Theatre Detective Theatre Detective   See fewer
Joe Pentangelo
Theater Cop (as Joseph Pentangelo) Theater Cop (as Joseph Pentangelo)   See fewer
Joseph Wilkens
Theater Cop Theater Cop   See fewer
Robert Clohessy
Diner Detective Diner Detective   See fewer
Dick Martinsen
Diner Cop Diner Cop   See fewer
Robert Connelly
Precinct Detective Precinct Detective   See fewer
Tony De Santis
Precinct Detective Precinct Detective   See fewer
Frank Rivers
Park Cop Park Cop   See fewer
Ana Maria Quintana
A.C.H.E. Secretary A.C.H.E. Secretary   See fewer
Ray Paisley
Customs Agent Customs Agent   See fewer
Dick Callahan
Bartender Bartender   See fewer
Christopher Brown
Carpenter Carpenter   See fewer
Juan Manuel Aguero
News Vendor News Vendor   See fewer
Maria Magdaleno
Woman at Newstand Woman at Newstand   See fewer
Shirley Anthony
Marty's Secretary Marty's Secretary   See fewer
Elizabeth Hanna
Doctor at Hospital Doctor at Hospital   See fewer
Micki Moore
Believer Believer   See fewer
Richard Spiegelman
Believer Believer   See fewer
Fernando Queija
Believer Believer   See fewer
Maria Lebb
Believer Believer   See fewer
Khali Keyi
African Shaman African Shaman   See fewer
Leroy Radcliffe
Chief Tribal Dancer Chief Tribal Dancer   See fewer
Wilhelmena Taylor
Tribal Dancer Tribal Dancer   See fewer
Antwanette Abel
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Vaune Blalock
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Quentin Clark
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Denise Hawthorne
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Leona Heyward
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Harry Kimbrough
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Lindsey Floyd
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Jewel Love
Tribal Dancer Tribal Dancer   See fewer
Diana Taylor
Tribal Dancer Tribal Dancer   See fewer
Raymond Graham
Lead Drummer Lead Drummer   See fewer
James Cherry
Drummer Drummer   See fewer
Monique Martin
Drummer Drummer   See fewer
Willie White
Drummer Drummer   See fewer
Angelis Alexandris
Vendor (uncredited) Vendor (uncredited)   See fewer
The Ambrosian Singers
Chorus (uncredited) Chorus (uncredited)   See fewer
Jaap Broeker
Believer (uncredited) Believer (uncredited)   See fewer
Mark Frost
Locker Room Cop (uncredited) Locker Room Cop (uncredited)   See fewer
Geoffrey Kellett
Paramedic (uncredited) Paramedic (uncredited)   See fewer
Frank Patton III
Crime Scene Cop (uncredited) Crime Scene Cop (uncredited)   See fewer
Milton Santiago
Believer (uncredited) Believer (uncredited)   See fewer
Ron Turek
Forensic Investigator (uncredited) Forensic Investigator (uncredited)   See fewer
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