The Child

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

The Child (1977, USA) is a Horror film directed by Robert Voskanian


Main Details

  • Released in 1977
  • Color
  • Running Time: 82 min | 85 min (DVD)
  • Production Co: Panorama Films
  • Distribution Co: Boxoffice International Pictures (BIP) (1977) (USA) (theatrical)/Danton Films (1977) (Canada) (theatrical)/Valiant International Pictures (1979) (World-wide) (theatrical) (re-release)
  • Directed by Robert Voskanian
  • Written by Ralph Lucas
  • Starring Laurel Barnett, Rosalie Cole, Frank Janson
  • Produced by Robert Dadashian, Harry H. Novak
  • Music by Rob Wallace
  • Cinematography by Mori Alavi
  • Film Editing by Robert Dadashian, Robert Voskanian

Plot Summary

  • A newly hired housekeeper arrives to her employer's house in the countryside. She slowly discovers that the only child in the house, an eleven-year-old girl, hides a deadly secret.


  • Suspense and terror
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