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In the small New England town of Galen, a young teenage boy claims he has dreams of young women being brutally raped and murdered. A doctor and the local sheriff discover that the boy's ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Dr. Sam Cordell
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Hank Walden
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Laura Kincaid
Helen Hughes ...
Agatha Galen
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Jenny Cordell (as Erin Flannery)
Duncan McIntosh ...
Tim Galen
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Joe Prescott
Harry Ditson ...
Lt. Drivas
Mitch Martin ...
Mandy Pullman
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Roy Seeley
Beverly Cooper ...
Pru Keaton
Brian Young ...
Charlie Prescott
Barbara Franklin ...
Mrs. Pullman
Wes Lee ...
Mr. Pullman
Neil Dainard ...
Ernie Barnes
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In the small New England town of Galen, a young teenage boy claims he has dreams of young women being brutally raped and murdered. A doctor and the local sheriff discover that the boy's dreams are real and that a sinister occult might be behind the brutal murders. Written by Blythe379@cs.com

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The dreams. The nightmares. The desires. The fears. The mystery. The revelation. The warning: He is the destroyer. See more »

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Horror | Thriller

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27 August 1982 (USA)  »

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The Incubus  »

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CAD 5,100,000 (estimated)
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The feature film debut for actress Kerrie Keane. See more »

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References The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975) See more »

Soundtracks

Surface to Air
Music by Cameron Hawkins, Martin Deller & Ben Mink
Lyrics by Cameron Hawkins
Performed by FM
from the FM album "City of Fear", courtesy of Passport Records, Inc.
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Been There, Done That, don't come too near!
16 January 2007 | by (Central City, Kentucky) – See all my reviews

There are many worse horror movies out there! Thank God most of them don't get saddled with John Cassavettes in the cast. This film suffers from his underwhelming acting. From his expression alone you are never sure if he is appalled by the bizarre violence that continues throughout the film or is just amused by it. The story itself is not a bad one but a better director could not have hurt.

I have to admit I was drawn back to this film after years of searching because the Library/Museum in the story, with it's Gothic look that might have come straight out of Lovecraft has always stuck in my mind. And there is enough true mystery involved to make you keep wondering who the culprit really is up to the final; moment. I wouldn't eat a lot of greasy popcorn while watching this one.


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