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The Amityville Curse (1989)

R  |  Video  |   |  Horror  |  7 May 1990 (USA)
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Five people spend the night in an abandoned house, the Amityville haunted house, and soon find themselves terrorized by assorted ghosts, venomous insects and ghostly apparitions.

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Five people spend the night in an abandoned house, the Amityville haunted house, and soon find themselves terrorized by assorted ghosts, venomous insects and ghostly apparitions.

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It began with a murder and a hanging. Now, the innocent must pay for the sins of the guilty... See more »

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Follows Amityville II: The Possession (1982) See more »

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Lying Lips
Performed by Lenore Zann and Ralph Dillon
Written by Ralph Dillon and George Henderson
Published by Ralph Dillon
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Dull, Canadian Rip-Off of The Amityville Horror
26 September 2014 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Hans Holzer was a paranormal investigator best known for his novel Murder In Amityville (adapted as Amityville II: The Possession) and his theory as to the origin of the evil which drove the Lutz family from their home as documented in the largely debunked The Amityville Horror. This fifth instalment of the Amityville franchise is based on Holzers' novel The Amityville Curse although you'd never know it watching this dull, Canadian rip off even with the occasional reference to the DeFoe murders. A group of friends are terrorized by a ghost while renovating the house where a priest was murdered years before. Another contender for worst film in the series.


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