Quest for Fire
Director: Jean-Jacques Annaud Run Time: 100 min. Format: 35mm Rating: R Release Year: 1982
Starring: Everett McGill, Nameer El-Kadi, Rae Dawn Chong, Ron Perlman
In the prehistoric world, a Cro-Magnon tribe depends on an ever-burning source of fire, which eventually extinguishes. Lacking the knowledge to start a new fire, the tribe sends three warriors (Everett McGill, Ron Perlman, Nameer El-Kadi) on a quest for more. With the tribe’s future at stake, the warriors make their way across a treacherous landscape full of hostile tribes and monstrous beasts. On their journey, they encounter Ika (Rae Dawn Chong), a woman who has the knowledge they seek.