Quest for Fire (1981) - Trailer
Genres: Drama, Adventure, Romance, History
Cast: Ron Perlman, Matt Birman, George Buza, Everett McGill, Peter Elliott, Joy Boushel, Rae Dawn Chong, Nicholas Kadi, Gary Schwartz, Michel Francoeur, Richard Alary, Robert Lavoie, Charles Gosselin, Stéphane Drouet, Christian Benard, Bernard Kendall, Hélène Grégoire, Benoît Lévesque, Benoît Lévesque, Lydia Chaban, Joshua Melnick, Jean-Pierre Gagné, Mary Lou Foy, Jean-Claude Meunier, Stéphane Drouet, Dena Francis, Alex Quaglia, Robert Gondek, The Great Antonio, Naseer El-Kadi
Director(s): Jean-Jacques Annaud
Trailer: Quest for Fire (1981)
This story takes place in prehistoric time when three tribesmen search for a new fire source.
Movie Trailer for "Quest for Fire" - (1981)
Quest for Fire (French: La Guerre du feu) is a 1981 film adaptation of the 1911 Belgian novel by J.-H. Rosny (1856--1940). Directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud and adapted by Gérard Brach, the film stars Everett McGill, Ron Perlman , Nameer El-Kadi, and Rae Dawn Chong. It won the Academy Award for Makeup. Michael D. Moore was the associate producer in charge of action & animal scenes.
It is set in Paleolithic Europe, 80,000 years ago, its plot surrounding the struggle for control of fire by early humans.
Directed by: Jean-Jacques Annaud
Produced by: Jacques Dorfmann, John Kemeny, Véra Belmont, Denis Héroux, Michael Gruskoff
Screenplay by: Gérard Brach
Based on The Quest for Fire by J.-H. Rosny
Starring: Everett McGill, Rae Dawn Chong, Ron Perlman via RadTrailers
Synopsis:Anthony Burgess created the primitive language for the early humans in this prehistoric adventure about a trio of warriors who travel the savanna, encountering sabre-toothed tigers, mammoths and cannibalistic tribes in search of a flame that would replace the fire their tribe has lost.