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The Fear Is Real: Reinvestigating the Haunting (in Connecticut) (2009)

A look back at the true story that inspired the hit film "The Haunting in Connecticut," featuring interviews with the actual family that experienced the haunting.

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Daniel Farrands

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Daniel Farrands

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Cast

Credited cast:
Katherine Altemus Katherine Altemus ... Herself
Kimberly Alvis Kimberly Alvis ... Herself
Tammy Alvis Tammy Alvis ... Herself
Gene Grass Gene Grass ... Herself
Dolores Longo Dolores Longo ... Herself
Jill Longo-Frascatore Jill Longo-Frascatore ... Herself
Michelle Lord Michelle Lord ... Herself
Carmen Reed Carmen Reed ... Herself
Jack Rourke ... Himself
Allen Snedeker Jr. Allen Snedeker Jr. ... Himself
Bradley Snedeker Bradley Snedeker ... Himself
Ed Warren ... Himself (archive footage)
Lorraine Warren ... Herself
John Zaffis John Zaffis ... Himself
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A look back at the true story that inspired the hit film "The Haunting in Connecticut," featuring interviews with the actual family that experienced the haunting.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 July 2009 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Johnson City, Tennessee, USA See more »

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Panic Productions See more »
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