The Amityville Horror

The Amityville Horror (1979)

Genres - Horror  |   Sub-Genres - Ghost Film, Psychological Thriller Film  |   Release Date - Jul 26, 1979  |   Run Time - 118 min.  |   Countries - United States of America  |   MPAA Rating - R
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The Amityville Horror is a 1979 American horror film, directed by Stuart Rosenberg, based on Jay Anson's 1977 novel of the same name. It is the first film in the Amityville franchise. A remake was produced in 2005.

The story is based on the alleged supernatural experiences of the Lutz family who buy a new home on 112 Ocean Avenue in Amityville, New York, a house where a mass murder had been committed the year before. After the family moved into their new house, they claimed a series of frightening paranormal events occurred.

Movie Info

Budget

$4,700,000

Box Office

$86,432,000

Tags

Demon, Film Based On Literature, God, Haunted House, Indian Burial Ground, Literary, Mind-Bending/Experimental, Newspaper Article, Paranormal, Supernatural/Monsters, True Stories

Attributes

Based On: The Amityville Horror
Filming Location: New Jersey
Narrative Location: New York
Subject: haunted house, supernatural

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Alternate Titles

A Cidade do Horror
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A rettegés háza
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Akuma no sumu ie
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Amitivilski užas
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Amitvilio košmaras
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Amityville
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Amityville - A Mansão do Diabo
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Amityville Cinayeti
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Amityville Horror
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Amityville, la maison du diable
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Amityville-i borzalom
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Aquí vive el horror
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Demonene i Amityville
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El horror de Amityville
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Horror Amityville
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Huset som gud glömde
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Kuşku
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Luojan tähden paetkaa!
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Spøgelseshuset
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Terror a Amytville
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Terror em Amityville
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Terror em Amityville: A Cidade do Horror
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Terror en Amityville
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The Amityville Horror
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Undrin í Amityville
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Τη νύχτα που γεννήθηκε ο τρόμος
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Το εξοχικό σπίτι του μυστηρίου
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Жах Амітівілля
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Ужас Амитивилля
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Ужас в Амитивил
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悪魔の棲む家
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鬼屋
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