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Night of Fear (1972)

| Horror, Thriller
(1972) Norman Yemm, Carla Hoogeveen, Mike Dorsey, Briony Behets. This is one creepy, nail-biting film. A young woman becomes lost in the woods after her horse runs off.

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Norman Yemm ...
The Man
Carla Hoogeveen ...
The Woman
Mike Dorsey ...
The Lover
Briony Behets ...
Horse Girl
Peter Armstrong ...
The Truckie
James Moss ...
The Client
Curt Jansen ...
Garage Attendant
Pinkie ...
Albino Rat
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A young woman is riding her horse in the forest but is left to walk when her horse bolts. She is then stalked and taken prisoner by a maniac. Some time later another young woman is forced off the road while driving. Her car is damaged and immobile and the maniac is now after her... Written by grantss

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Hunted and Trapped! Her Nightmare is Just Beginning!

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Legend has it that some of the rats seen in the film escaped into other parts of the Australian Broadcasting Commission (ABC)'s studio and bred there. It is said that staff would not go to certain parts of the studio in fear of the rats from this movie. See more »

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A short film with pretensions of being a feature film
1 November 2016 | by (Sydney, Australia) – See all my reviews

A young woman is riding her horse in the forest but is left to walk when her horse bolts. She is then stalked and taken prisoner by a maniac. Some time later another young woman is forced off the road while driving. Her car is damaged and immobile and the maniac is now after her...

Reasonably interesting and intriguing, though a bit lacking. This is really a short film with pretensions of being a feature film. Only 50 or so minutes long and some scenes feel padded.

A tighter script with more plot development and this would have been great.


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