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The House of Clocks (1989)
"La casa nel tempo" (original title)

TV Movie  -   -  Horror  -  1989 (Italy)
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Three lowlife punks are trapped in a posh villa while trying to rob it and become at the mercy of the murderous owners whom have the power to stop and reverse time via their mystical clocks.

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Cast overview:
Keith Van Hoven ...
Tony
Karina Huff ...
Sandra
Paolo Paoloni ...
Vittorio Corsini
Bettine Milne ...
Sara Corsini (as Bettina Milne)
Peter Hintz ...
Paul
Al Cliver ...
Peter
Carla Cassola ...
Maria
Paolo Bernardi ...
Francesca DeRose ...
The Niece
Massimo Sarchielli ...
Storekeeper
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A gang of vicious young punks break into the house of an elderly couple, terrorize, and then murder them. Suddenly, the clocks in the house begin to run backwards, and the dead come back for revenge! Written by Humberto Amador

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The House of Clocks  »

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This film was originally intended for Italian television and shot in spherical widescreen for subsequent sales to foreign theatrical markets. It was then ruled to be too gory even for Italian TV viewing and released instead to cinemas and video. See more »

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Followed by The House of Witchcraft (1989) See more »

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Fulci Does the Twilight Zone
15 January 2001 | by (Seattle) – See all my reviews

going into this film i didnt expect a whole lot. made for tv movies here in the u.s. usually arent too impressive. the same may not be said for italy apparently. of all of lucio fulci's films i've seen, this one had the tightest plot ..... well... maybe just slightly less than 'the psychic'. there are no points of the movie that drag either. those with limited attention spans will not be searching for the fast forward button. the gore is more plentiful than you'd expect too. never excessive and never lacking. the acting is surprisingly well done too. it might take some poking around but try and dig this one up. it shouldnt let you down.


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