Quest for Fire (1981)

1981 Drama, Adventure, History

User Score: 67/100


This story takes place in prehistoric time when three prehistoric tribesmen search for a new fire source.

A colossal adventure odyssey that turns back the hands of time to the very beginning of man’s existence. 80,000 years ago, when man roamed the earth, he was exposed to the many harsh elements of nature. Against the perilous atmosphere of rugged terrain, rival tribes and savage beasts, Quest for Fire examines a peaceful tribe’s search for that all important element fire, and the knowledge to create it. Focusing on human dream as well as realistic insights into pre-historic man, the constant struggle for survival is vividly recreated in this sensational production.

About Quest for Fire (1981)

Title: Quest for Fire
Year: 1981
Starring: Ron Perlman, Matt Birman, Everett McGill, Rae Dawn Chong, George Buza, Michel Francoeur, Peter Elliott, Gary Schwartz, Steve Ramanuskas, Danny Lynch, Jean-Michel Kindt, Georgette Rondeau, Butch Lynch, Kurt Schiegl, Rod Bennett, Luke McMasters, Brian Gill, Terry Fitt, Jacques Demers, Adrian Street, Bibi Caspari, Michel Drouet, Tarlok Sing Seva, Michelle Leduc, Lolamal Kapisisi, Robert Lavoie, Charles Gosselin, Richard Alary, Christian Benard, Bernard Kendall
Director: Jean-Jacques Annaud
Score: 2.5 / 5 stars
Avg. Rating: 3.3/5 stars from 6 users. Votes: 6.
Genre: Drama, Adventure, History

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