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James E. McLarty (screenplay)
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Release Date:
23 August 1971 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
A Story of Exorcism! See more »
Plot:
A young man meets a farm girl who is actually a witch. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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So What's The Worst Movie Of All Time?
 (From Manny the Movie Guy. 9 April 2013, 6:09 PM, PDT)

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Cast

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Directed by
Don Henderson 
 
Writing credits
James E. McLarty (screenplay)

Produced by
George E. Carey .... producer
 
Original Music by
Robert O. Ragland 
 
Cinematography by
Jordan Cronenweth (director of photography) (as Jordan S. Cronenweth)
 
Film Editing by
Dick Elliott 
 
Makeup Department
Joe Blasco .... makeup creator
Valerie O'Tuohy .... makeup assistant
Ron West .... hairdresser
 
Production Management
Gordon E. Gadette .... in charge of production
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Ron Sawade .... assistant director
 
Art Department
Emil Grieco .... set constructor
Kevin G. Tracey .... property master
 
Sound Department
Ken Carlson .... production sound
Doug Rigney .... production sound
 
Special Effects by
Steve Karkus .... special effects
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Bob Elliot .... key grip
Michael A. Jones .... lighting gaffer (as Mike Jones)
Nick McLean .... assistant camera
Robert Vose .... still photographer
Donald M. Wolak .... best boy (as Donald Wolak)
 
Editorial Department
Stanford C. Allen .... assistant editor
 
Music Department
Robert O. Ragland .... conductor
 
Other crew
Abel Baca .... production assistant
Ellen Bailey .... associate director
Susan Nicoletti .... production secretary
Lon Ravitz .... production assistant
Pamela Walshe .... script supervisor
 
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Also Known As:
"Night of the Demon" - USA (reissue title)
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Runtime:
90 min | UK:85 min (1979) (video)
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Jodie drives a 1970 Ford Maverick Grabber.See more »
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Deputy:We ain't found nothin' yet, not even a suspicious lookin' cow chip.See more »

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17 out of 27 people found the following review useful.
Jeez, people..., 22 March 2004
Author: Watcher_Giles from Wisconsin

Much to my joy, I was looking for something on my MST3K videotapes this weekend, and I stumbled across this movie on one of them...a new MST3K that I had taped years ago and never watched! Joy! Ok, so I watched this movie, and it's honestly not that bad! Yes, it's a bit cheesy in a 1970s sort of way, and there are a few pauses when people are speaking, and there are lines like "This is where the fish live", but this movie is really not that awful! Watching a film like "Manos" or "Red Zone Cuba" without the MST3K treatment would make a person long for the sweet release of death, but I think I could have watched this film without the riffing and still have enjoyed it. I thought it was a decent movie. True, it had plotholes big enough to drive a barfed-on Charger through, but it was a pretty decent movie. And I have a HUGE crush on the main character, Melissa. Touched by Satan or not, she's a sweetie who only wanted to help her sister. :(

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