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Cameron's Closet (1988)

A father who experiments with his sons psychokinetic powers, is unaware that these experiments release a demon from hell, which lives in his sons closet, preparing to take over the young boys soul.

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Sam Talliaferro
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Nora Haley
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Cameron
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Ben Majors
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Pete Groom
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Dory Lansing
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Bob Froelich
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Owen Lansing
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Alan Wilson (as Dort Donald Clark)
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Capt. Navarro (as David Estuardo)
Wilson Smith ...
Joe Crespy
Kerry Yo Nakagawa ...
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Raymond Patterson ...
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Skip E. Lowe ...
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Bonnie Bradigan ...
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A young and lonely boy named Cameron has telekenetic powers which his father experiments with. The young boy's loneliness is the cause of a strange spell to be cast. A demon from hell is unleashed and tries to take over the boy's soul. A delusional police officer and his new girlfriend psychiatrist are the only ones able to help the child after his father and mother's boyfriend are killed. The demon lives in the boy's closet and in a part of the mind that can only be reached by entering it. Written by Simone Brown <bianca_s_b@hotmail.com>

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Horror | Sci-Fi

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13 January 1989 (USA)  »

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$7,000,000 (estimated)

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$136,203 (USA)
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Okay horror film.
1 June 2005 | by (Chyby, Poland) – See all my reviews

Armand Mastroianni("Blood Wedding","Distortions")directs this slightly gruesome horror film about young boy named Cameron who has telekinetic powers.When his father and a psychiatrist run experiments on him,they unknowingly release an Aztec demon from hell who makes his home in Cameron's bedroom closet.As the demon eliminates all the adults one by one,Cameron realizes that he alone possesses the ability to defeat him."Cameron's Closet" is a pretty mediocre and bland horror flick.Still there are at least four very violent and gory scenes,in which certain characters die for no real reason.The monster from Carlo Rambaldi,who helped build the monster for "Alien",is basically a head which isn't the least bit menacing.The acting is decent,but the storyline is completely predictable.Overall,If you are a rabid horror fan like I am give it a look.6 out of 10.


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