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Release Date:
27 August 1982 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
The Incubus. He is the Destroyer. See more »
Plot:
In the small New England town of Galen, a young teenage boy claims he has dreams of young women being brutally raped and murdered... See more » | Add synopsis »
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moody disturbing horror, very underrated! See more (27 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

John Cassavetes ... Dr. Sam Cordell

John Ireland ... Hank Walden

Kerrie Keane ... Laura Kincaid
Helen Hughes ... Agatha Galen

Erin Noble ... Jenny Cordell (as Erin Flannery)
Duncan McIntosh ... Tim Galen

Harvey Atkin ... Joe Prescott
Harry Ditson ... Lt. Drivas
Mitch Martin ... Mandy Pullman

Matt Birman ... Roy Seeley
Beverly Cooper ... Pru Keaton
Brian Young ... Charlie Prescott
Barbara Franklin ... Mrs. Pullman
Wes Lee ... Mr. Pullman
Neil Dainard ... Ernie Barnes
Jennifer Leak ... Deena Ferrin
Denise Fergusson ... Carolyn Davies
Jack Van Evera ... Matt Davies

Helene Udy ... Sally Harper
Lisa Bunting ... Anita Barnes
Michelle Davros ... Jane Barnes
Jefferson Mappin ... Clem
James Bearden ... Lacey
Alan Bridle ... Interrogator

Jude Beny ... Witch
Jeremy Hole ... Torturer #1
Brian Montague ... Swimmer
Dirk McLean ... The Incubus
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Chris Aylmer ... Samson bass player (uncredited)

Bruce Dickinson ... Samson lead singer (uncredited)
Mary Pirie ... Marge (uncredited)
Paul Samson ... Samson guitarist (uncredited)

Directed by
John Hough 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
George Franklin 
Ray Russell  novel

Produced by
Marc Boyman .... producer
John M. Eckert .... producer
Stephen J. Friedman .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Stanley Myers 
 
Cinematography by
Albert J. Dunk 
 
Film Editing by
George Appleby 
 
Casting by
Deirdre Bowen 
Clare Walker 
 
Production Design by
Edwin Watkins  (as Ted Watkins)
 
Art Direction by
Elinor Fairless Hawksley 
Susan Longmire 
 
Set Decoration by
Hilton Rosemarin 
 
Makeup Department
James Kielev .... hair stylist
Katherine Southern .... makeup supervisor
Maureen Sweeney .... creator: incubus
Maureen Sweeney .... special effects makeup
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Louise Casselman .... second assistant director
David Hood .... first assistant director
Robert Wertheimer .... third assistant director
 
Art Department
Dan Conley .... property master
 
Sound Department
David Appleby .... sound re-recording mixer
David Lee .... sound recordist
Andy Malcolm .... foley artist
Tim Roberts .... sound editor (as Timothy Roberts)
Don White .... sound re-recording mixer
 
Special Effects by
Colin Chilvers .... special effects director
Martin Malivoire .... special effects
Bob Wiggens .... special effects assistant
Hans Metz .... special effects (uncredited)
Neil Trifunovich .... special effects on-set technician (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Dwayne McLean .... stunt coordinator
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Horst Ehricht .... still photographer
Howard Galbraith .... gaffer
Jonathan Hackett .... key grip
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Erla Lank .... wardrobe supervisor
Mary E. McLeod .... wardrobe coordinator
 
Music Department
Geoffrey Foot .... music editor
Stanley Myers .... conductor
John Richards .... music recordist
 
Other crew
Simon Clery .... assistant locations
David Coatsworth .... location manager
Les Edwards .... designer: incubus
Jeremy Hole .... script consultant
Pat Whittingham .... unit publicist
Lisa Wilder .... script supervisor
 

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Also Known As:
"Incubus" - Canada (original title)
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93 min
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Trivia:
In the recital scene, the song "Vice Versa' is performed by a British band Samson, featuring future Iron Maiden vocalist Bruce Dickinson (I)'.See more »
Movie Connections:
Featured in "Svengoolie: The Incubus" (1998)See more »
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Surface to AirSee more »

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17 out of 22 people found the following review useful.
moody disturbing horror, very underrated!, 8 May 2007
Author: AngryChair from Brentwood, USA

Shocking, well-made chiller is an undervalued tale of atrocious murder and evil forces.

Small town doctor tries to discover who, or what, is committing a series of violent sexual murders.

Incubus is a tight mystery, with some horrific murder sequences, that builds to an off-beat and eerie climatic twist. The murder scenes are intense and gory, so this isn't a film for the squeamish! The direction of John Hough, along with a bizarre music score, combine to create a dark atmosphere of dread that runs through out the film. It also carries a kind of Gothic vibe as well. Nice filming locations and some stylish camera work also highlight.

The cast isn't bad either. The great John Cassavetes does a solid performance as the new doctor in town. Also good are the performances of Kerrie Keane as the local reporter, Helen Hughes as the town historian, and Duncan McIntosh as a tormented psychic teen.

All around Incubus is a forgotten horror film that needs to be re-discovered and re-evaluated.

*** out of ****

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