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Manhattan Baby (1982)

Unrated  |   |  Horror  |  27 July 1984 (USA)
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An archaelogist opens an Egyptian tomb and accidently releases an evil spirit. His young daughter becomes possessed by the freed enity and, upon arrival back in New York, the gory murders begin.

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Cast

Cast overview:
Christopher Connelly ...
Professor George Hacker
Laura Lenzi ...
Emily Hacker (as Martha Taylor)
Brigitta Boccoli ...
Susie Hacker
Giovanni Frezza ...
Tommy Hacker
Cinzia de Ponti ...
Jamie Lee
Cosimo Cinieri ...
Adrian Mercato (as Laurence Welles)
Andrea Bosic ...
Optician
Carlo De Mejo ...
Luke
Enzo Marino Bellanich ...
Wiler (as Vincenzo Bellanich)
Mario Moretti ...
Tennant
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Dr. Forrester
Tonino Pulci ...
Orderly (as Antonie Pulci)
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Archaelogists open egyptian tomb and release evil spirit. Daughter of one of the professors gets possessed by freed enity and the gorey murders begin. Written by Humberto Amador

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Little Susie is very young, very pretty, and very very evil! See more »

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27 July 1984 (USA)  »

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Eye of the Evil Dead  »

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$300,000 (estimated)
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2.35 : 1
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The name of the character Adrian Marcato is borrowed from Rosemary's Baby (1968). See more »

Goofs

Reflected in the archaeologist's big sunglasses when we see him in his office in New York near the beginning of the film. See more »

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References Jaws (1975) See more »

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Hard to follow but worth the watch
29 December 1998 | by (St. Louis, MO.) – See all my reviews

This film IS very hard to follow, but easily worth the watch. Has the usual Fulci touches... gore, atmosphere, and even those cool cemented eye contact lense things that he used in The Beyond. The score is another classic by the genius Fabio Frizzi that perfectly sets the mood for the film.


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