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Screams of a Winter Night (1979)

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10 college students go camping, when they get there, they tell scary stories to each other.

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John / Ron
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Steve / Parker
Patrick Byers ...
Cal
Mary Agen Cox ...
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Sally / Annie's Roommate
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Beverly Allen ...
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Charles Rucker ...
Alan
Jan Norton ...
Lauri
Malcolm Edmonds
Nicole Salley
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Jean Sweeney
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The Kid - Service Station Attendant (as Bill Ragsdale)
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10 college students go camping, when they get there, they tell scary stories to each other.

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Howlings of a Winter's Night  »

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As an anthology horror film, the main characters tell each other "frightening" stories. One of these vignettes is set and shot in Caspari Hall, a dormitory on the campus of Northwestern State University in Natchitoches, Louisiana, the college which the film's actors attended. Caspari Hall is now abandoned and, reportedly, haunted, although this does not prevent it from being a popular, if off-limits, make-out/party spot. See more »

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Don't Know Why People Hate This
18 March 2003 | by (Ohio Sasquatch Territory!) – See all my reviews

This flick is way better than the garbage Hollywood produces today.

I think to truly enjoy this movie you need to be interested in indie horror low budget films. You won't get no Gone with the Wind out of these old films. The stories were interesting, but a little bit more needed to be explained in "The Green Light" story. What was it? The ending could've explained better too. Anyway, this is better than the low budget shot on video trash you end up getting at Blockbuster. I hope this finds a re-release on DVD and in a cleaned up letterboxed format if possible.


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