The House Where Evil Dwells

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The House Where Evil Dwells (1982, USA/Japan) is a Horror film directed by Kevin Connor.

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Main Details

  • Released in 1982
  • Color
  • Runtime: 88 min
  • Production Co: Cohen | Commercial Credit Holdings | Toei Company
  • Distribution Co: MGM/UA Entertainment Company (1982) (USA) (theatrical)
  • Directed by Kevin Connor
  • Written by James Hardiman, Robert Suhosky
  • Starring: Edward Albert, Susan George, Doug McClure
  • Produced by Martin B. Cohen
  • Original Music by Ken Thorne
  • Cinematography by Jacques Haitkin
  • Film Editing by Barry Peters

Plot Summary

  • A young American family moves to a House in Kyoto, Japan. It turns out to be haunted by the ghosts of a woman and her lover, who were killed by the woman's husband, as well as the ghost of the husband, who killed himself afterward.

Also Known As

  • Das Haus der Verdammten (Germany)


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