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Sorority House Massacre (1986)

R  |   |  Horror  |  October 1986 (USA)
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A little girl's brother kills the whole family but her (she escapes by hiding in the basement). He is committed, and she grows up with a new family, eventually going to college, where she ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Angela O'Neill ...
Wendy Martel ...
Linda
Pamela Ross ...
Sara
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Tracy
John C. Russell ...
Bobby
Marcus Vaughter ...
Andy
Vinnie Bilancio ...
John
Joe Nassi ...
Craig
Mary Anne ...
Mrs. Lawrence
Gillian Frank ...
Dr. Lindsey
Joseph Mansier ...
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Larry (as Axel Roberts)
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Det. Gilbert (as Fitzhough Huston)
Marsha L. Carter ...
Nurse (as Marsha Carter)
Maureen Hawkes ...
Professor
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A little girl's brother kills the whole family but her (she escapes by hiding in the basement). He is committed, and she grows up with a new family, eventually going to college, where she joins a sorority. Due to a memory block, she doesn't remember that the sorority house was her childhood house. Her brother senses her presence in the house and escapes so he can finish the job he was unable to complete. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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The initials on Beth's suitcase as she's entering the sorority house are the same initials that are on the outside of the house: LBH. See more »

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When Craig is running through the house naked after Tracy has been killed, he's clearly wearing pants in some shots. See more »

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Beth: Hi, Mrs. Lawrence.
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Derivative, but not the worst of its type.
28 September 2002 | by See all my reviews

Mad killer escapes from an insane asylum and goes after his sister (does this remind you of anything?), with whom he shares an unexplained telepathic link. This film is not too bad of its type, but it's just too derivative of both "Halloween" and "Nightmare on Elm Street" (there are many ominous dream sequences). The main heroine is fairly engaging, but the rest of the characters are almost indistinguishable from one another (and the men are badly acted, too). (**)


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