A troubled writer moves into a haunted house after inheriting it from his aunt.

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Storyline

Roger Cobb is a Vietnam vet whose career as a horror novelist has taken a turn for the worse when his son Jimmy mysteriously disappears while visiting his aunt's house. Roger's search for Jimmy destroys his marriage and his writing career. The sudden death of his aunt brings Roger back to the house where his nightmares began. The evil zombies in the house force Roger to endure a harrowing journey into his past. Written by Arthur de Boom <Raindance26@yahoo.com>

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28 February 1986 (USA)  »

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House: Ding Dong, You're Dead  »

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Budget:

$3,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$5,923,000 (USA) (2 March 1986)

Gross:

$19,444,631 (USA)
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The show that Sandy plays in is called "Resort". See more »

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When Roger is trying to type on the computer, he turns the television off and the camera crew is clearly visible in the reflection of the TV. See more »

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Grocery Boy: Mrs. Hooper?
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Dedicated To The One I Love
by Lowman Pauling and Ralph Bass
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House thrives!
20 February 1999 | by (Liverpool,England) – See all my reviews

House was a marvellous excursion in the world of Horror Comedy and gave many people a glimpse of how to combine humour, drama and frightfully good scares. This classic movie deserves to be discussed and remembered for as long as films are made.


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