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The Haunting of Hill House 

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Flashing between past and present, a fractured family confronts haunting memories of their old home and the terrifying events that drove them from it.

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Series cast summary:
Henry Thomas ...  Young Hugh Crain 11 episodes, 2018-2020
Oliver Jackson-Cohen ...  Luke Crain / ... 11 episodes, 2018-2020
Kate Siegel ...  Theodora Crain 11 episodes, 2018-2020
Victoria Pedretti ...  Nell Crain / ... 11 episodes, 2018-2020
Lulu Wilson ...  Young Shirley 11 episodes, 2018-2020
Michiel Huisman ...  Steven Crain 10 episodes, 2018
Carla Gugino ...  Olivia Crain 10 episodes, 2018
Elizabeth Reaser ...  Shirley Crain 10 episodes, 2018
Mckenna Grace ...  Young Theo 10 episodes, 2018
Paxton Singleton ...  Young Steven 10 episodes, 2018
Julian Hilliard ...  Young Luke 10 episodes, 2018
Violet McGraw ...  Young Nell 10 episodes, 2018
Timothy Hutton ...  Hugh Crain 10 episodes, 2018
Anthony Ruivivar ...  Kevin Harris 8 episodes, 2018
Samantha Sloyan ...  Leigh Crain 8 episodes, 2018
Annabeth Gish ...  Mrs. Dudley 6 episodes, 2018
Robert Longstreet ...  Mr. Dudley 6 episodes, 2018
Olive Elise Abercrombie ...  Abigail 5 episodes, 2018
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Explores a group of siblings who, as children, grew up in what would go on to become the most famous haunted house in the country. Now adults, and forced back together in the face of tragedy, the family must finally confront the ghosts of their past, some of which still lurk in their minds while others may actually be stalking the shadows of Hill House.

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Lulu Wilson (Young Shirley), Mckenna Grace (Young Theo) and Violet McGraw (Young Nell) all appeared in the Steven Spielberg film Ready Player One (2018), also released in 2018. Both were produced by Amblin Entertainment, Spielberg's production company. See more »

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Throughout the series, the cook-stove/range in Hill House is an electric model from 1940s or 50s, clearly (and wrongly) shown with an exhaust duct extending from behind it and into the wall. Electric ovens don't need exhaust ducts - gas ovens do, to vent the byproducts of combustion. The model in the episode isn't dual fuel. There's no need for this duct at all. See more »

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Investment in the characters is an understatement
13 October 2018 | by junenwallerSee all my reviews

I don't usually invest my time in watching anything in the horror genre, as most are generally predictive and due to lack of music accompaniment I know when to cover my eyes so as not to end up on a defibrillator. The generic full of unnecessary gore and a lack of believability storyline was definitely missing from this well written and performed series. Nothing in this genre usually surprises me, but this was something very different. Looking at the reviews I thought I'd give the first episode at least a quick view to see if this was anything other than predictable. From the off, I was captivated at the beguiling and compelling storyline, something different with twists and turns, which totally sucked me in. As further episodes unfolded, the acting is so believable from all the cast, although did sit up and take particular notice of Kate Siegel, who plays one of the Crain siblings, that you cannot do anything but sit captivated and neck deep in this Netflix masterpiece. I jumped at times that I thought were safe, questioned parts that I thought I already had a handle on and sat shocked at the route of the already captivating story line. I have only given this an 9 as there is always room for perfection, but the investment I made in the characters of this nothing short of an original piece, was definitely a 10. Great dialogue, acting and unpredictable storyline.., this one has it all going on. Entertainment at its best.


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USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 October 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Haunting of Bly Manor See more »

Filming Locations:

LaGrange, Georgia, USA See more »

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