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Year
1980
Runtime
107 min.
Director
Peter Medak
Genres
Mystery, Horror
Rating *
7.3
Votes *
19,078
Checks
3,050
Favs
178
Dislikes
22
Favs/checks
5.8% (1:17)
Favs/dislikes
8:1
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  1. Princess_Of_Snails's avatar

    Princess_Of_Snails

    Surprisingly good. A lot of intense moments, some great music, and a haunting atmosphere. 5 years 9 months ago
  2. Zeltaebar's avatar

    Zeltaebar

    This is a very good haunted house movie with a very strong, powerful performance from George C. Scott in the main role. His calm, intellect and courage in the middle of all the spookery is what separtes this movie from most other takes on this sub-genre. Though it plays out more like a mystery movie than a straight out horror flick does not mean that there is not a good number of really scary moments here 7 years 1 month ago
  3. Torgo's avatar

    Torgo

    Incredibly eerie atmosphere, especially in the first third of the movie, and a fantastic lead really make this stand out in the "haunted house"/ghost genre. 5 years 4 months ago
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In 3 official lists

  1. This movie ranks #105 in TSZDT's The 1,000 Greatest Horror Films
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  2. This movie ranks #124 in TIFF's Top Canadian Films
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  3. This movie ranks #174 in TSPDT's 1,000 Greatest Films: 1001-2000
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