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Crowhaven Farm (1970)

Not Rated | | Drama, Horror | TV Movie 24 November 1970
A young couple inherits a farm. Hoping that the rural location might help to patch up their strained marriage, they move into it, only to be confronted by the supernatural forces that inhabit it.'

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Maggie Porter
Paul Burke ...
Ben Porter
Lloyd Bochner ...
Kevin Pierce
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Nate Cheever
Cyril Delevanti ...
Harold Dane
Milton Selzer ...
Dr. Terminer
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Felicia
Cindy Eilbacher ...
Jennifer
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Sam Wardwell
June Dayton ...
Madeleine Wardwell
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Mercy Lewis
Louise Troy ...
Claire Allen
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Fritz Allen (as Ross Elliot)
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Patrolman Hayes
Pitt Herbert ...
Henry Pearson
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An aura of mystery and tales of supernatural activity surrounds Crowhaven Farm,when it comes into the possession of Ben and Maggie Porter,a couple moving to the farm to try for a chance to save their troubled marriage. Maggie,immediately senses that all is not right,and that perhaps the farm's reputation for being haunted by restless spirits and being the home of an ancient coven of witches is true. Written by free_to_finn

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A chilling tale of vengeance from beyond the grave.

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24 November 1970 (USA)  »

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Il rifugio del corvo  »

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Effectively creepy
4 December 2003 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Someday, someone should write a book examining why TV movies of the late 60s and early 70s were often preoccupied with witchcraft and horror at a time when the cinema shied away from the subjects, except for B movies and the rare blockbuster ala "Rosemary's Baby." Even some of the sillier ones ("Satan's School for Girls" anyone?) worked up some genuine chills. But "Crowhaven Farm" has to be the best. From the opening scenes right through the surprising (and terrifying) climax, this little thriller puts "The Exorcist" and other, later, big-budget chillers to shame. It may have been the TV movie's lack of pretentiousness that worked to its advantage. Made quickly and economically, "Crowhaven Farm" had no time for high-fallutin' symbolic nonsense. It did what it set out to do - inspire nightmares - and did it very well.


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