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The Spell (1977)

Not Rated | | Horror | TV Movie 20 February 1977
A teenaged girl, taunted by her schoolmates because she's overweight, uses her supernatural powers to take revenge.

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A teenaged girl, taunted by her schoolmates because she's overweight, uses her supernatural powers to take revenge.

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A very scary, made-for-tv movie
18 August 2003 | by (San Francisco, CA, USA) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie several times on television while growing up. I can still remember this movie quiet vividly. Lee Grant does a great job portraying a mother who plays favorites with her kids. A young Helen Hunt plays her favorite daughther. The jealously between the two daughters has horrifying results as "Susan" wraps herself in the occult to get even.


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