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Beyond the Door II (1977)

Schock (original title)
A couple is terrorized in their new house haunted by the vengeful ghost of the woman's former husband who possesses her young son.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Daria Nicolodi ...
Dora Baldini
John Steiner ...
Bruno Baldini
David Colin Jr. ...
Marco
Ivan Rassimov ...
Dr. Aldo Spidini
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A couple is terrorized in their new house haunted by the vengeful ghost of the woman's former husband who possesses her young son.

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Beyond the Door II  »

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The film was released in the USA as "Beyond the Door II", although it has no connection with "Beyond the Door" (1974). See more »

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A black cord is visible pulling a wooden object toward Dora. See more »

Quotes

Marco: [Asking his parents about the house they're moving into] Are we going to live here forever?
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Followed by Beyond the Door III (1989) See more »

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Excellent Mario Bava's shocker.
17 September 2003 | by (Chyby, Poland) – See all my reviews

Mario Bava's "Schock"(1977)is an exceptional film.It's not only suspenseful and stylish,but its impact on the later Italian horror movies is clearly visible.The acting is pretty good-Daria Nicolodi gives a sympathetic performance as Dora Baldini,a victimized woman on the brink of lunacy.Some of the nightmares that Dora has are sort of psychedelically strange and disturbing.The film was co-written by Mario's son Lamberto,who also served as the assistant director."Schock" isn't as good as "Bay of Blood" or "Blood and Black Lace",but it provides some genuine chills.Highly recommended.


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