House on Haunted Hill (1959) Poster


Jump to: Remade as (1) | Edited into (1) | References (1) | Referenced in (30) | Featured in (48) | Spoofed in (3)

Remade as 

Edited into 


Diabolique (1955)

Referenced in 

What's My Line?: Episode dated 12 April 1959 (1959) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in connection with Panelist Vincent Price.
Homicidal (1961)
Mentioned in William Castle's prologue
Scooby Doo, Where Are You!: A Night of Fright Is No Delight (1970) (TV Episode)
Both plots consist of a millionaire offering people a fortune if they can survive the night at a haunted house
The Horror Hall of Fame (1974) (TV Movie)
John Astin mentions Vincent Price starred in the film.
Murder by Death (1976)
A millionaire invites people to spend a night at his mansion, offers money to the "winner", and locks them.
It's Not Me, It's Him (1980)
French poster visible in Pierre's apartment
Clue (1985)
A mysterious host invites guests who are unacquainted with him or with each other to a party at an old house on a hill; guests are locked inside the house; a chandelier falls and nearly kills a guest.
Matinee (1993)
Lawrence Woolsey talks about the gimmick for his next movie being "ghosts" that fly over the audience.
Scream 2 (1997)
Ghostfaces fly over the crowd like during the theatrical release of the original House on Haunted Hill.
Invisible Mom II (1999) (Video)
In Bad Taste (2000) (TV Special)
Luigi's Mansion (2001) (Video Game)
Bones (2001)
Coupling: Perhaps, Perhaps, Perhaps (2002) (TV Episode)
Part of poster collage on wall inside Jeff's flat.
The Sci-Fi Boys (2006)
A poster of the movie was shown.
This Filthy World (2006)
John Waters mentions theatrical gimmick of the skeleton.
Vincent Price: Renaissance Man (2007) (Video)
mentioned once
RiffTrax Live: Reefer Madness (2010) (Video)
Mentioned as the film the Rifftrax group will riff on their Halloween party.
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: The Screaming Skull (2010) (TV Episode)
Movie listed on the box art of James' Classic Horror DVD Box Set.
The Puppet Monster Massacre (2010) (Video)
Mentioned by the Raimi character
RiffTrax Live: Jack the Giant Killer (2011)
"Skeletons on loan from the acid pits and basement of Vincent Price"
Toy Hunter: KISS n' Tell (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jordan.
Outlast (2013) (Video Game)
Was said to be one of the many inspirations for the game
Why Horror? (2014)
French poster is shown.
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: The Night Walker (2014) (TV Episode)
another B-movie by William Castle
Board James: 13 Dead End Drive (2015) (TV Episode)
"Haven't you guys ever seen House on Haunted Hill?"
Scream: The TV Series: The Orphanage (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Top 15 Silver Age Sci-Fi (2016) (TV Episode)
gets an honorable mention
Riverdale: Chapter Five: Heart of Darkness (2017) (TV Episode)
Title reference

Featured in 

Amazing Stories: Go to the Head of the Class (1986) (TV Episode)
A clip from the movie is featured.
Horrible Horror (1986) (Video)
William Castle, Hollywood Barnum (1987) (Video)
Freakazoid!: Candle Jack/Toby Danger in Doomsday Bet/The Lobe (1995) (TV Episode)
clip of Annabelle Loren screaming
100 Years of Horror: Ghosts (1996) (TV Episode)
Masters of Fantasy: Vincent Price (1998) (TV Episode)
A trailer and photos are shown.
Svengoolie: House on Haunted Hill (1998) (TV Episode)
This film is featured in this episode.
Gilmore Girls: Love and War and Snow (2000) (TV Episode)
Lorelai and Max watch the film in the local theater.
Night Visions: If a Tree Falls.../The Occupant (2001) (TV Episode)
The audio of the movie can be heard in the background on the TV, when the protagonist checks if someone is in her house.
Signs (2002)
Smallville: Accelerate (2003) (TV Episode)
Clark, Lana, Chloe and Pete are watching the movie at a theater.
Los Angeles Plays Itself (2003)
footage appears throughout
One Tree Hill: The Search for Something More (2003) (TV Episode)
Clip shown on television at the beginning of the episode
Elvira's Box of Horror (2004) (Video)
Full movie presented
Elvira's Horror Classics (2004) (Video)
Full length movie presented
The 100 Scariest Movie Moments: Part III: 60-41 (2004) (TV Episode)
Number 37 on the list
NCIS: Witch Hunt (2006) (TV Episode)
The movie playing on the TV in the background of the opening scenes.
Gilmore Girls: Go, Bulldogs! (2006) (TV Episode)
Lorelai and Christopher are watching the film as the episode opens. Audio from the movie can be heard.
Gilmore Girls: Lorelai? Lorelai? (2007) (TV Episode)
Lorelai is watching the film when Logan arrives.
The Schlocky Horror Picture Show: House on Haunted Hill (1959) (2007) (TV Episode)
Film featured on this episode.
Halloween (2007)
movie is shown on tv
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: The Tingler (2007) (TV Episode)
Clips of the movie were shown.
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Hammer Films (2007) (TV Episode)
A clip of this movie was shown.
Trick 'r Treat (2007)
Seen on television as Mr. Kreeg changes channels.
Igor (2008)
playing on TV when Eva is being brainwashed
The Hills Run Red (2009) (Video)
two people watch it on TV
A Trip to Sleepy Hollow (2009) (Short)
A clip of the floating skeleton is shown.
American Grindhouse (2010)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Chuck: Chuck Versus the Aisle of Terror (2010) (TV Episode)
"House on Haunted Hill" plays on TV sets at the Buy More.
RiffTrax Live: House on Haunted Hill (2010)
The movie that was riffed.
Board James: Monster Madness (2011) (TV Episode)
A clip of the film was shown.
Happy Endings: Blax, Snake, Home (2011) (TV Episode)
This movie is on when Penny turns on the TV
The Dark Chronicles (2011)
featured in the movie
Bellicosity (2014) (Short)
A character watches the film
Horror Hotel: House on Haunted Hill (2014) (TV Episode)
The film was discussed and aired.
Burying the Ex (2014)
Shown on a TV
Dosing (2014) (Short)
Clips shown
Fuck Buddies (2015) (Short)
Seen playing multiple times throughout the film on the television in Joseph and Ellie's apartment.
Bowman Body Presents House on Haunted Hill (2015) (Video)
DVD includes this movie
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: House on Haunted Hill (2015) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Blood Bath (2015) (Short)
Man watches this movie on a TV.
Before I Wake (2016)
Mark and Jessie watch this film on TV.
Midnight Movie Madness: 50 Movie Mega Pack (2016) (Video)
movie is featured in this DVD collection
El bar (2017)
clips shown on a TV
Spectral Trip (2017) (Short)
The characters are watching this film in the opening and footage from it is spliced in periodically.

Spoofed in 

The Flintstones: A Haunted House Is Not a Home (1964) (TV Episode)
Fred is told to stay in a house for 1 night to receive his Uncle's inheritance, an eccentric millionaire. As the night progresses, Fred is hunted by his Uncle's staff who want the inheritance for themselves. Similarly, House on Haunted Hill has a similar premise, although the prize is $10,000 and the hunters are ghosts.
Partially Devoured Movies: House on Haunted Hill (2012) (TV Episode)
Clips Shown

See also

Trivia | Goofs | Crazy Credits | Quotes | Alternate Versions | Soundtracks

Contribute to This Page