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The Cellar (1989)

PG-13  |   |  Horror  |  4 November 1989 (Japan)
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A young boy finds an ancient Comanche monster spirit in the basement of his home. His parents don't believe him, so he must kill the monster alone.

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Mance Cashen
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Emily Cashen
Ford Rainey ...
T.C. van Houten
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Sandra G. Katzel ...
Cashier
Steven Suggs ...
Young T.C.
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A young boy finds an ancient Comanche monster spirit in the basement of his home. His parents don't believe him, so he must kill the monster alone. Written by Harun Mehmedinovic <Pkojovic@concentric.net>

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Anthony II - Die Bestie kehrt zurück  »

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Dull monster movie.
23 March 2009 | by (Chyby, Poland) – See all my reviews

A family moves into an old house in the desert.There is a long commentary at the beginning that talks about an evil spirit that dwells in a tunnel below this house.The Indian creature occasionally manifests itself to frighten the little boy staying in the house and to pick off a stray secondary character.I remember seeing "The Cellar" several years ago and was highly unimpressed.There is no gore and nudity in this suitably dull monster feature from usually uneven Kevin Tenney.The script is silly and the direction lacks enthusiasm.The performances are passable,but they can't save this film from fading into obscurity.A generous 5 out of 10.


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