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Equinox (1970)

Four friends are attacked by a demon while on a picnic, due to possession of a tome of mystic information. Told in flashbacks by the sole survivor.

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Complete credited cast:
Edward Connell ...
David Fielding
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Susan Turner
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Jim Hudson (as Frank Boers Jr.)
Robin Christopher ...
Vicki
Jack Woods ...
Asmodeus
James Phillips ...
Reporter Sloan (as Jim Phillips)
Fritz Leiber Jr. ...
Dr. Arthur Waterman (as Fritz Leiber)
Patrick Burke ...
Branson
Jim Duron ...
Orderly
Sharon Gray
Louis Clayton
Norvelle Brooks
Irving L. Lichtenstein
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Four friends are attacked by a demon while on a picnic, due to possession of a tome of mystic information. Told in flashbacks by the sole survivor. Written by Todd Schoonover

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It was a peaceful mountain retreat until IT came home... See more »


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October 1970 (USA)  »

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The Beast  »

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$65,000 (estimated)
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The door to the other dimension was done in camera with a mirror. See more »

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Jim is shown wearing, then not wearing a belt, throughout the movie. See more »

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[first lines]
David Fielding: Susan? Susan! Su - !
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Crazy Credits

On the final blackout the words "THE END" appear and are then faded out to be replaced by a "?" See more »

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I can't believe I watched the whole thing
21 December 2000 | by (St. Louis) – See all my reviews

I love bad movies. This is a bad movie. I was channel flipping and saw one of the monsters cavorting about until gored by a sharp stick. I had to watch after that. Truly bad acting, unintelligible plot and a swarthy demon with the classic "Bru haa haa haa" laugh that only is done in the worst of movies. Very entertaining. I recommend you watch it with friends. Not a first date movie unless you know them well. Rather good special effects for a low budget film.


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