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  • The Amityville Horror (1979)
  • R
    117 min | Horror
The Amityville Horror (1979)
R
117 min | Horror

Newlyweds and their three children move into a large house where a mass murder was committed. They start to experience strange, inexplicable manifestations which have strong effects on everyone living in or visiting the house.
Writers
Sandor Stern (screenplay) | Jay Anson (based on the book by)
Composer
Lalo Schifrin (music by)
Cinematographer
Editor
Robert Brown (as Robert Brown Jr.)
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Release date
Jul 27, 1979 (United States)

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31 cast members
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James Brolin
George Lutz George Lutz   See fewer
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Margot Kidder
Kathy Lutz Kathy Lutz   See fewer
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Rod Steiger
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Don Stroud
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Murray Hamilton
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John Larch
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Helen Shaver
Carolyn Carolyn   See fewer
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Amy Wright
Jackie Jackie   See fewer
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Val Avery
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Irene Dailey
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Elsa Raven
Mrs. Townsend Mrs. Townsend   See fewer
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Eddie Barth
Agucci Agucci   See fewer
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Hank Garrett
Bartender Bartender   See fewer
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James Tolkan
Coroner Coroner   See fewer
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Carmine Foresta
Cop at the House Cop at the House   See fewer
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Peter Maloney
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Charlie Welch
Carpenter Carpenter   See fewer
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Michael Hawkins
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Richard Hughes
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James Dukas
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Baxter Harris
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Michael Stearns
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Jack Krupnick
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6.1 / 10 | 39,511 votes