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The screams you hear may be your own! See more »
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Random people are terrorized by a malevolent man who brings their worst fears to life. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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The demon is decent See more (38 total) »

Cast

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Jennifer Holmes ... Mary

Cameron Mitchell ... Col. Bill Carson
Craig Gardner ... Dean Turner
Zoli Marki ... Jo (as Zoli Markey)
Peter J. Elliott ... Mr. Parker
Moira Winslow ... Joan Parker
Mark Tanous ... Bobby
Diane Burmeister
George Korelin ... Dr, Stuart
Vera Blacker ... Mrs. Stuart
John Parsonson ... The Truck Driver
Ashleigh Sendin ... Emily Parker
Graham Kennard
April Galetti
Jannie Wienand
Amanda Wildman
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Directed by
Percival Rubens 
 
Writing credits
Percival Rubens 

Produced by
Bernard Buys .... associate producer
David Dalling .... executive producer
Percival Rubens .... producer
Joe Steinberg .... associate producer
 
Original Music by
Nick Labuschagne 
 
Cinematography by
Vincent G. Cox  (as Vincent Cox)
 
Makeup Department
Reggie Wollenschlager .... makeup artist (as Reggie Wollschlager)
 
Production Management
John Parsonson .... production manager (uncredited)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Graham Hickson .... assistant director
 
Art Department
Louis Comanducci .... set construction
 
Sound Department
Tony Bensusan .... sound recordist
Bernard Buys .... sound
Luke Kgofelo .... assistant sound mixer
Sid Knowles .... sound mixer
James Preston .... assistant sound mixer
 
Camera and Electrical Department
George Bartels .... clapper loader
Hector Hambides .... clapper loader
Tony Moore .... focus puller
Piet Rampedi .... electrician
Sean Ryan .... gaffer
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Reggie Wollenschlager .... wardrobe (as Reggie Wollschlager)
 
Editorial Department
Patricia Farah .... assistant editor (as Patty Farah)
 
Other crew
Charles Vermeulen .... runner
Carol Woodman .... production secretary
 
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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Midnight Caller" - USA (reissue title)
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USA:94 min
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Continuity: Throughout the entire movie, the killer's mask appears and disappears between shots.See more »
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[Explaining his ESP]
Col. Bill Carson:Sometimes I get these... feelings. Vibes, as the kids would say.
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References The Amityville Horror (1979)See more »
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9 out of 12 people found the following review useful.
The demon is decent, 6 November 2005
Author: leathermusic from United States

Most people reviewing this movie panned it. Fair enough, the plot is clichéd, not much gore, kinda slow. But I liked the atmosphere, and the dialog, especially the Cameron Mitchell stuff, is good for sampling. "The time of the demon, our demon is close at hand" "she's high, high up, she's floating, floating" And unlike others, I found that the filmmakers made good use of the South African location. All in all, a creepy atmospheric cheese ball of a movie, well written, well acted and well filmed on an almost nonexistent budget. I feel as if i now know how it feels to be a young south African school teacher being stalked by a shadowy creep in the late 70's.

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