Cinema and History : Oppressions: the Afro-American struggle for civil rights in genre cinema

Candyman

Bernard Rose

1992
United States
1h39
Fiction
Col.

The Candyman, a murderous soul with a hook for a hand, is accidentally summoned to reality by a skeptic grad student researching the monster's myth.

Cast
Virginia Madsen, Tony Todd, Xander Berkeley, Kasi Lemmons, Vanessa Williams
Screenplay
Bernard Rose d’après The Forbidden de Clive Barker
Photography
Anthony B. Richmond
Sound
Anne Pope, Laura Fried, Reinhard Stergar
Music
Philip Glass
Art direction
Kathryn Peters
Editing
Dan Rae
Production
Steve Golin, Alan Poul, Sigurjon Sighvatsson

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