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The House on Skull Mountain (1974)

 -  Horror | Mystery  -  October 1974 (USA)
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Murders occur at the southern estate of a voodoo priestess when four relatives gather to hear her will.

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Dr. Andrew Cunningham
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Jean Durand ...
Thomas Pettione
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Phillippe Wilette
Xernona Clayton ...
Harriet Johnson
Lloyd Nelson ...
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Ella Woods ...
Louette
Mary J. Todd McKenzie ...
Pauline Christophe
Don Devendorf ...
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Jo Marie ...
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Leroy Johnson ...
Mr. Ledoux (as Senator Leroy Johnson)
Ray Bonner ...
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O.J. Harris ...
Voodoo Dancer
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Four cousins who have never met are invited by their Great-Grandmother Christophe to visit her mansion outside of Atlanta. When they arrive, they learn she has just died. They stay to hear the reading of her will and soon are being killed off one-by-one with voodoo magic. The survivors try to find the killer before he finishes them all off. Written by Anonymous

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there seriously could have been more going on
31 December 2009 | by (Portland, Oregon, USA) – See all my reviews

Although I thought that "The House on Skull Mountain" was overall a fairly neat movie, I wish that it had featured more action. And people need to realize that voodoo is more than just people sticking pins in dolls; voodoo is a religion. Of course, there can never be too many movies about haunted houses.

The plot is that an elderly African-American woman dies and a couple of people are invited to her house near Atlanta. Sure enough, there are bad things going on in this house. I thought that Phillippe was sort of a cliché (alcoholic wise guy), but he was the neatest character in the movie! Anyway, there's nothing special about this movie.


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