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The Haunting of Sarah Hardy (1989)

TV Movie  -   -  Horror  -  31 May 1989 (USA)
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As a child, Sarah witnesses her wealthy mother's suicide. Later, as a young bride, she is haunted by her mother's voice and other strange manifestations. Is it her imagination, someone ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Sarah Hardy
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Austin Hardy
Roscoe Born ...
Allen deVineyn
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Emily Stepford
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Lucy
Charles Bernard ...
Uncle Neddy
Vana O'Brien ...
Aunt Caroline
Janet Penner ...
Sarah's Mother
Steven Clark Pachosa ...
Shingler
Bethany Ward ...
Young Sarah
Joe Cronin ...
Burton McMahon
Dawn Prociv ...
Young Lucy
Jeff Williams ...
Young Alan
Mitzi Ellis ...
Nan Claiborne
Rod Pilloud ...
Biff Claiborne
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As a child, Sarah witnesses her wealthy mother's suicide. Later, as a young bride, she is haunted by her mother's voice and other strange manifestations. Is it her imagination, someone playing tricks on her, or her dead mother's spirit? Written by <rth@ece.arizona.edu>

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The telephone number to Austin's office is 693-0550. We can see Sarah press these digits on her bedroom telephone when she's trying to call Austin while he's at work one afternoon. See more »

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When Sarah returns home one afternoon, and goes into her bedroom, she quickly closes the door behind her. We hear the distinct sound of a lock or latch being fastened while her hand is briefly on the door knob. The viewers are to assume that she has locked the door. But when Miss Thetford then tries to come into the room, and the camera gives a close shot of the door knob while she's twisting it, we see that the only way to lock that door is with a skeleton key. There is no key in the hole, and there would have been no way for Sarah to have locked the door so quickly unless she had left the skeleton key in the hole. See more »

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The only thing that haunts me to this day, is that I chose to watch this
7 June 2005 | by (Philippines) – See all my reviews

Well, what starts out as a suicide story, which is tragic, and possibly the best part of the movie even though it was a bit sad for me, the rest wasn't all that scary nor interesting, I mean it lacked a lot of frightening scenes and was a bit dated, though the scenes of the dead mother was a little scary, especially the phone call which reminded me of Psycho, but still, the rest of the film was not exciting at all, and the ending itself was empty, it wasn't shocking at all, maybe a bit surprising, but not in a good way, it makes you just pause then say a simple "okaaay", that's it, it's done, zip, nada, nothing, the acting okay, and the lead actress was good. Overall not very good at all.


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