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  • ISBN: 0792857399
  • ISBN: 9780792857396
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (114 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen ; DVD.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : Distributed by Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment, 2003.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1976.
Based on the novel by Robert Marasco.
Special features: audio commentary with director Dan Curtis, co-writer William F. Nolan and Karen Black; original theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematographer, Jacques R. Marquette ; editor, Dennis Virkler ; music, Bob Cobert ; costume designer, Ann Roth ; production designer, Eugène Lourié.
Participant or Performer Note:
Karen Black, Oliver Reed, Burgess Meredith, Eileen Heckart, Lee Montgomery, Dub Taylor, Bette Davis.
Summary, etc.:
Finding it hard to believe they rented a sprawling country mansion for $900, a family soon finds themselves surrounded by an evil, hypnotic, occult force that feeds on torture, fear and murder.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Note:
English dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Occultism > Drama.
Murder > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Horror films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Horror films.
Horror > Feature.

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