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Witchboard (1986)

A woman (Kitaen) finds an interest in her friend Brandon's Ouija Board when he brings it by her party.

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(as Kevin S. Tenney)
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Jim Morar
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Linda Brewster
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Brandon Sinclair
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James W. Quinn ...
Lloyd
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Judy Tatum ...
Dr. Gelineau
Gloria Hayes ...
Wanda
J.P. Luebsen ...
Malfeitor
Susan Nickerson ...
Chris
Ryan Carroll ...
Roger
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Mike
Clare Bristol ...
Anchorwoman
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Storyline

At a party, a guest brings out a Ouija board, and they attempt to contact a spirit he knows. The spirit does appear, but it becomes apparent to the one who brought the Ouija board that this is an evil spirit that is impersonating his spirit, and despite warnings not to use the board alone, a woman uses it alone, and becomes harassed by the evil spirit, his goal to possess her so he can walk the earth again. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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This game could be fatal. Don't play it alone. See more »


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Release Date:

13 March 1987 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Diabelska plansza  »

Box Office

Budget:

$2,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$7,369,373 (USA)
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Tawny Kitaen and Stephen Nichols also appeared together on Days of Our Lives (1965). See more »

Goofs

You can see where the lines on the ropes holding the barrels are marked to break. See more »

Quotes

Zarabeth: Hang loose, stay cool, and don't forget your psychic humor.
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Connections

Referenced in Shakedown (1988) See more »

Soundtracks

Excerpts from ORIENT-OCCIDENT III
Composed by Iannis Xenakis
Performed by Iannis Xenakis
Courtesy of Erato Disque
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Not bad, as horror movies go
26 April 1999 | by (North Bay, Ontario) – See all my reviews

This is a surprisingly competent horror movie, and it is certainly better than most other films of the same genre. That having been said, since very few horror films work for me, it should come as no shock that I found this one to be nothing more than an average movie. It did generally keep me entertained, and there were some clever moments in this film, but the momentum did not last all the way until the end, and so I'd say that it falls a little short of being "good".


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