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Directed byNoah Stern
Produced byJonathan Furie
Written byNoah Stern
StarringKevin Bacon
Kyra Sedgwick
Bruce Martyn Payne
Kristin Dattilo
Music byPeter Himmelman
CinematographyJanusz Kamiński
Edited byGib Jaffe
Distributed byAct III Communications
Vestron Video
Release date
December 18, 1991
Running time
98 minutes
CountryUnited States

Pyrates is a 1991 comedy film, starring Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick about a couple who experience pyrokinesis after having sex. Directed and written by Noah Stern, the film was released on VHS on December 18, 1991.



Reviews for Pyrates were generally negative. Derek Adams of Time Out criticized the film for containing few laughs, stating that "the first time a lava lamp explodes, the second time round though, and the joke's already gone too far".[1]

Home media[edit]

The film has been released on DVD in Australia.


  1. ^ TJ. "Pyrates (1991)". Time Out. Retrieved 2009-08-06.

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