A shy teenager accidentally kills a mocking peer's equally mocking younger sibling, and his mother helps him hide in a spare room in their house. Problems arise when the mother goes for an operation and dies, and the house is sold to a new family, with the teen still living inside.
The Wood family doesn't know it. But the old house they've just bought is already occupied... by a psychopathic killer.
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Did You Know?
The busybody neighbor, Mrs. Schumacher, is never shown without her green flower-print hat throughout the movie. See more
When Ronald is crawling out of the pantry, a boom mike is visible. See more
[Babs and Ellen notice a peephole in the wall, and when Babs looks into it, she sees Ronald's eye staring back at her. Both girls scream in fright and Ronald simultaneously tumbles out from the wall, rolling down the front stairs
[Ronald rolls outside and finds himself surrounded by cops waiting to arrest him