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Cameron's Closet (1988)

A father who experiments with his sons psychokinetic powers, is unaware that these experiments release a demon from hell, which lives in his sons closet, preparing to take over the young boys soul.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Sam Talliaferro
... Nora Haley
... Cameron
... Ben Majors
... Pete Groom
... Dory Lansing
... Bob Froelich
... Owen Lansing
... Alan Wilson (as Dort Donald Clark)
... Capt. Navarro (as David Estuardo)
Wilson Smith ... Joe Crespy
Kerry Yo Nakagawa ... Policeman (as Kerry Nakagawa)
Raymond Patterson ... Physician
Skip E. Lowe ... Newscaster
Bonnie Bradigan ... Newswoman
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A young and lonely boy named Cameron has telekenetic powers which his father experiments with. The young boy's loneliness is the cause of a strange spell to be cast. A demon from hell is unleashed and tries to take over the boy's soul. A delusional police officer and his new girlfriend psychiatrist are the only ones able to help the child after his father and mother's boyfriend are killed. The demon lives in the boy's closet and in a part of the mind that can only be reached by entering it. Written by Simone Brown <bianca_s_b@hotmail.com>

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13 January 1989 (USA)  »

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$7,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$136,203
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Mel Harris was also in the same year's "K-9", but this is the true dog
23 February 2007 | by See all my reviews

No, it's not a shocking expose on the deviancy of the "Growing Pains" star, that might have been watchable. No this movie is just a sorry excuse for a 80's horror film. Camoron Lansing is a introverted little tyke who has telekinetic powers. People always seem to die around him. Can the dashing police detective save the day? Will Dr. Nora Haley (Mel Harris of "K-9" 'fame') admit his secret desires? and most importantly, with all the atrocious acting, crap special effects, and groan inducing plot, will anyone give a damn?? I'll give you a hint the answer to one of those questions is a resoundingly overwhelming NO. Directed by Armand Mastroianni, who after "The Supernaturals" and "He knows you're alone" obviously just doesn't know any better.

My Grade: D-


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