The Lair of the White Worm

The Lair of the White Worm (1988)

Some legends really bite.

  • Genre: Horror, Comedy
  • Release Date: 1988-09-21
  • User Rating: 5.8/10 from 241 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 33min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: White Lair
  • Production Country: United Kingdom
  • Director: Ken Russell
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From 241 Ratings


When an archaeologist uncovers a strange skull in a foreign land, the residents of a nearby town begin to disappear, leading to further inexplicable occurrences.

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  • Amanda Donohoe

    as Lady Sylvia Marsh
  • Hugh Grant

    as Lord James D'Ampton
  • Catherine Oxenberg

    as Eve Trent
  • Peter Capaldi

    as Angus Flint
  • Sammi Davis

    as Mary Trent
  • Stratford Johns

    as Peters
  • Paul Brooke

    as P.C. Erny
  • Imogen Claire

    as Dorothy Trent
  • Chris Pitt

    as Kevin
  • Gina McKee

    as Nurse Gladwell
  • Christopher Gable

    as Joe Trent
  • Lloyd Peters

    as Jesus Christ
  • Miranda Coe

    as Maid / Nun
  • Linzi Drew

    as Maid / Nun
  • Caron Anne Kelly

    as Maid / Nun
  • Fiona O'Connor

    as Maid / Nun
  • Caroline Pope

    as Maid / Nun
  • Elisha Scott

    as Maid / Nun
  • Tina Shaw

    as Maid / Nun
  • Paul Easom

    as Soldier / Witchdoctor
  • James Hicks

    as Soldier / Witchdoctor
  • David Kiernan

    as Soldier / Witchdoctor
  • Matthew King

    as Soldier / Witchdoctor
  • Ross Murray

    as Soldier / Witchdoctor
  • Andy Norman

    as Soldier / Witchdoctor
  • Bob Smith

    as Soldier / Witchdoctor
  • Jackie Russell

    as Snakewoman
  • Ken Russell

    as Police Radio (voice) (uncredited)
Directing Ken Russell Director
Writing Ken Russell Screenplay
Writing Bram Stoker Novel
Production Dan Ireland Executive Producer
Production William J. Quigley Executive Producer
Production Ken Russell Producer
Sound Stanisław Syrewicz Original Music Composer
Camera Dick Bush Director of Photography
Editing Peter Davies Editor
Production Ronaldo Vasconcellos Line Producer
Costume & Make-Up Michael Jeffery Costume Designer
Art Anne Tilby Set Designer
Crew Chrissy Monk Stunt Double
Crew Abbi Collins Stunt Double
Art John Ralph Art Direction
Art Anne Tilby Production Design
Costume & Make-Up Elizabeth Moss Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Pam Meager Makeup Artist
Sound Nigel Galt Sound Editor
Sound Ray Beckett Sound Mixer
Directing Christopher Hall Third Assistant Director