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R| 1 hr. 57 min.

Plot Summary
Chiller about a family who is terrorized by supernatural forces when they move into a new house in New York State which was the scene of a recent mass killing and the home of an 18th-century satanist. When swarms of flies appear from nowhere and the pipes and walls begin to ooze slime and blood, they call on a local priest to exorcise the evil spirits.

Cast: James Brolin , Margot Kidder , Rod Steiger , Don Stroud , Natasha Ryan , K.C. Martel , Meeno Peluce , Michael Sacks

Director: Stuart Rosenberg

Genres: Horror

Distributor: American International Pictures

The Amityville Horror (1979)

Release Date: July 27th, 1979|1 hr. 57 min.

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fan reviews ( 2 )
  • March 20, 2011 hello G
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    Agreed....this movie sends chills! I remember seeing this movie as a kid, the hype was incredible! The scene with Rod Stieger is in the history books! ***********!

  • November 15, 2009 Hi Bekka
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    Forget all the campy sequels or remakes..this one is the best. One that still gives me the chills and I've seen it a hundred times....Hard to believe Margot Kidder is a bag lady now...

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