A Young woman is looking after her sister's house, unaware that her sister and neighbor have been murdered by their handyman who also happens to be a serial killer.

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Gordon Mason
Louise Howitt ...
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A Young woman is looking after her sister's house, unaware that her sister and neighbor have been murdered by their handyman who also happens to be a serial killer.

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10 September 1981 (Australia)  »

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Die Nacht der Apocalypse  »

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AUD 610,000 (estimated)
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One of the only English-language slasher films that was not released in America during the early 80s slasher craze. It wasn't realised in America on VHS until 1986 by Video City Productions. See more »

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References Maniac (1980) See more »

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Loving from a Distance
Written by Ted Ottley and Bob Young
Performed by Tina Young
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A little slow at first but worth it.
15 February 2001 | by (Georgia) – See all my reviews



The first 30 minutes are like "Oh God! This sucks" but after the sister gets to the house on the movie it gets pretty cool. Even though you know who the killer is & don't think he's scary, the music & direction make it seem like a slasher or gore movie. Its not real bloody or scary but I liked it.


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