The Dark Secret of Harvest Home (1978)

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A young couple moves to a quiet New England village, only to soon find themselves mixed up in mysterious rituals.

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 Widow Fortune
David Ackroyd ...
 Nick Constantine
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 Kate Constantine
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 Jack Stump
John Calvin ...
 Justin Hooke
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 Amys Penrose
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 Maggie Dodd
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 Beth Constantine
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 Worthy Pettinger
Laurie Prange ...
 Sophie Hooke
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Lina Raymond ...
 Tamar Penrose
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 Missy Penrose
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 Robert Dodd
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 Ty Barth
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A young couple moves to a quiet New England village, only to soon find themselves mixed up in mysterious rituals.

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23 January 1978 (USA)  »

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In a 1977 Associated Press article, Bette Davis stated that Widow Fortune was "a part I've wanted ever since Tom Tryon wrote the book." See more »

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Worthy Pettinger: May God curse the corn! Goddamn the mother!
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This Proves that NOT ALL TV movies are lame.
7 January 2001 | by (Des Moines, IA (USA)) – See all my reviews

I saw this in its original form during the first run on Television. Normally I think that most made for TV movies are really second rate. This one stands out as one of the best! A family looks to leave the rat-race of the big city for a simple quiet town. They found out that this town may be quiet, but it is anything but simple lving there. A particularly chilling performance from Bette Davis is of note in this one. If you are conditioned to think that every horror movie has to have a minimum of 200 severed heads and 10,000 gallons of blood in it to be good, you'll hate this one. The rest of you who still believe in great acting and a tense plotline will be THRILLED with Harvest Home. RATING: 10 out of 10!!!


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