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House of Lost Souls (1989)

La casa delle anime erranti (original title)
| Horror | TV Movie 1989
A group of people stay at a run down hotel, unknown to them the hotel has a dodgy past with the landlord.

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Joseph Alan Johnson ...
Kevin
Stefania Orsola Garello ...
Carla
Matteo Gazzolo ...
Massimo
Laurentina Guidotti ...
Mary
Gianluigi Fogacci ...
Guido
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Buddhist Monk (as Yamaouchi Haruhiko)
Licia Colò ...
Daria
Costantino Meloni ...
Gianluca
Charles Borromel ...
Hotel Proprietor
Dino Jaksic ...
Ghost Child (as Dino Iaksic)
Marina Reiner ...
Ghost
Beni Cardoso ...
Ghost (as Benny Cardoso)
Fortunato Arena ...
Ghost
Massimo Sarchielli ...
Cemetery Caretaker
Fabio Branchini
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A group of people stay at a run down hotel, unknown to them the hotel has a dodgy past with the landlord.

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Fourth part of the series "Le case maledette" (Doomed Houses) also including The Sweet House of Horrors (1989), The House of Clocks (1989) and The House of Witchcraft (1989). See more »

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Follows The House of Clocks (1989) See more »

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delivers nothing except a few decapitations
12 March 2012 | by (Midian) – See all my reviews

Can it get any worser to understand it all? i mean, just look at the release of Ghosthouse (1988). It had an good script but was also called La Casa 3 clocking in on Evil Dead's success. Then came Ghosthouse 2 but that's a title used for a few different flicks and wasn't directed by Lenzi and had nothing to do with the original one. Here I just watched what they call in Germany Ghosthouse 3. But it has again nothing to do with Ghosthouse, in fact it should be called La Casa 5 but it doesn't. It's just one of the fourth part of the series "Le case maledette" (Doomed Houses) also including La dolce casa degli orrori, La casa nel tempo and La casa del sortilegio.

Again, as so many Italian flicks this is pure trash and just look at how it was made, it looked much older, it even looks as a seventies release. The effects were again dull and laughable. But this time a few killings did happen all as decapitations. The most notorious one the one with the laundry machine. Nevertheless it's again low on every part. It's so strange that a man like Lenzi could make such supernatural trash. The ghosts are just real people that are standing there with wooden performances and thats' what most of the acting is. Some did make it into the Italian scene.

Okay, it was a television release but still from someone who made Cannibal Ferox this is trash.

Gore 1/5 Nudity 0/5 Effects 1/5 Story 2/5 Comedy 0/5


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