The Mind-Bender You Didn't Know You Needed
Ever feel like you're living in a hazy dream? Well, that's basically Tim Robbins' life in "Jacob's Ladder," a psychological thriller that disorients you in a way that would make even a Rubik's Cube jealous. Directed by Adrian Lyne, this film is the cinematic equivalent of trying to put together IKEA furniture without the instruction manual.
From the Vietnam War to the Surreal
The film revolves around Jacob, a Vietnam War veteran who is now a postal worker. His life takes an otherworldly turn, and he begins to experience a series of haunting visions. This film weaves psychological drama with horror elements like a skilled grandmother knits sweaters. Only these sweaters are made of nightmares.
Themes, Baby, Themes!
"Jacob's Ladder" explores themes such as trauma, the nature of reality, and the human psyche. It's like peeling an onion, layer by layer, only to find that the core is just another layer, and now you're crying because the onion's cut and your reality's shattered.
Where to Watch "Jacob's Ladder" (1990)
There are currently no streaming offers in the US.
Hello America, land of the free and home of the brave enough to tackle this mind-bender. Stream it on platforms such as Amazon Prime Video, fuboTV, and a smorgasbord of Paramount and MGM channels. Interested in owning this labyrinth? No worries! You can buy it on platforms like Apple TV, Amazon Video, and even the Microsoft Store.
There are currently no streaming offers in the AU.
G'day, Aussie mates! Bad news—streaming's not an option. But you can still buy this mind puzzle on Apple TV, Google Play Movies, and YouTube. It's like picking up a didgeridoo—only for your brain.
There are currently no streaming offers in the GB.
Hey UK, fancy a cuppa and a psychological thriller? Stream "Jacob's Ladder" on ITVX or via STUDIOCANAL channels. To keep this trip forever, head on over to Amazon Video, Apple TV, or Google Play Movies.
There are currently no streaming offers in the DE.
Hallo, Germany! Put down the bratwurst and check out "Jacob's Ladder" on Filmtastic Amazon Channel or just Filmtastic. Looking to buy? Grab it from Amazon Video, Rakuten TV, or maxdome Store.
There are currently no streaming offers in the BR.
Olá, Brazil! How about adding a side of surreal to your Carnival celebrations? Lucky you, "Jacob's Ladder" is available for streaming on MUBI.
There are currently no streaming offers in the ES.
¡Hola, España! Enjoy some tapas and psychological horror by streaming this gem on Filmin. Want to buy? You've got Apple TV, Google Play Movies, and even Movistar Plus.
There are currently no streaming offers in the FR.
Salut, France! Your options are as rich as your finest wine. Stream it on Canal+, Shadowz, or Insomnia Amazon Channel. To buy, you've got choices from Apple TV to Canal VOD.
There are currently no streaming offers in the CA.
Hey Canada, eh? It's a no-go on the streaming front, but you can buy this rollercoaster of emotions from Apple TV, Microsoft Store, or Amazon Video.
Time to Get Cozy
A Puzzle for the Ages
"Jacob's Ladder" is like Sudoku for the soul—challenging, complex, and ultimately rewarding. Don't miss this twisted tale that'll give your brain the workout it didn't know it needed.
Availability Everywhere (Almost)
No matter where you're located on this spinning globe, chances are you'll find a way to get lost in the maze that is "Jacob's Ladder." It's easier to find than Waldo in a sea of candy-cane stripes. So why not take the plunge?