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Ghosthouse (1988)

La casa 3 (original title)
Not Rated | | Horror, Mystery, Thriller | 1989 (USA)
Visions of a deceased girl and her doll bring doom to the visitors of a deserted house.

Director:

Umberto Lenzi (as Humphrey Humbert)

Writers:

Sheila Goldberg (dialogue), Umberto Lenzi (story) (as Humphrey Humbert) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview:
Lara Wendel ... Martha
Greg Rhodes Greg Rhodes ... Paul Rogers (as Greg Scott)
Mary Sellers ... Susan
Ron Houck Ron Houck ... Mark Dalen
Martin Jay Martin Jay ... Jim Dalen
Kate Silver Kate Silver ... Tina Dalen
Donald O'Brien ... Valkos (as Donald O'Brian)
Kristen Fougerousse Kristen Fougerousse ... Henrietta Baker
Willy M. Moon Willy M. Moon ... Pepe
Susan Muller Susan Muller ... Mrs. Baker
Alain Smith Alain Smith ... Sam Baker
William J. Devany William J. Devany ... Lieutenant
Ralph Morse Ralph Morse ... Coroner
Robert Champagne Robert Champagne ... Mortician
Hernest Mc. Kimnoro Hernest Mc. Kimnoro ... Cemetary Custodian
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Storyline

Visions of a deceased girl and her doll bring doom to the visitors of a deserted house.

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Taglines:

Death holds the mortgage, and if you move in...they'll be Hell to pay. See more »


Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

Italy

Language:

English

Release Date:

1989 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ghosthouse See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Filmirage See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Errors made by characters: Mark Dalan (who's vacationing with his girlfriend, Susan, brother Jim Dalen and sister Tina Dalen) keeps saying the caretaker, Valkos, had an axe, but it's clearly a meat cleaver. See more »

Goofs

Mark is stabbed through the arm by Valkos with a pitchfork during one scene, but in subsequent scenes behaves as if he was completely uninjured. See more »

Quotes

Paul Rogers: You guys should leave this place right away.
Mark Dalen: We'll be gone in a couple of hours. All we have to do is pack up.
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Alternate Versions

Some VHS copies of the film remove some of Sam Baker's dialogue while he is confronting Henrietta in the cellar at the beginning of the film. See more »

Connections

Followed by Witchery (1988) See more »

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Um...this movie is GOOD!
21 October 2000 | by PortapodySee all my reviews

How can you not like this movie?! Not only was it good, but it was also good! Sure the acting isn't the best and the dubbing is a little off, but that's not what made the movie what it was anyway! The nursery song is soooo creepy! And the little girl, freaks me out every time. The beginning is the best though...


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