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The Amityville Horror Movie

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Summary:
On November 13, 1974, Suffolk County Police received a frantic phone call that led them to 112 Ocean Avenue in Amityville, Long Island. Inside the large Dutch Colonial house, they discovered a horrific crime scene that shattered the landscape of the typically peaceful community: an entire family had been slaughtered in their beds. In the days that followed, Ronald DeFeo, Jr., confessed to methodologically shooting his parents and four siblings with a rifle while they slept, claiming “voices” in the house drove him to commit the grisly murders. One year later, George and Kathy Lutz and their children moved into the house thinking they’d found their dream home. But shortly after settling in, bizarre and unexplainable events began to occur--nightmarish visions and haunting voices from an evil presence still lurking within the house. Confused and frightened by her daughter Chelsea’s cryptic interaction with an imaginary friend named Jodie, Kathy struggles to hold her family together as George’s increasingly strange behavior finds him spending days and nights in the basement of the house, where he soon discovers a passageway to a mysterious and gruesome “Red Room.” With lucid visions and evil voices swirling through George’s head, the house comes alive.

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Cast:
Ryan Reynolds (as George Lutz )
Melissa George (as Kathy Lutz )
Jesse James (as Billy Lutz )
Jimmy Bennett (as Michael Lutz )
Chloe Moretz (as Chelsea Lutz )
Rachel Nichols (as Lisa )
Philip Baker Hall (as Father Callaway )
Isabel Conner (as Jodie Defeo )
Brendan Donaldson (as Ronald Defeo )
Annabel Armour (as Realtor )
Rich Komenich (as Chief of Police )
David Gee (as ER Doctor )
Danny McCarthy (as Officer Greguski )
Nancy Lollar (as Librarian )
José Taitano (as Stitch )

Directed By: Andrew Douglas
Written By: Jay Anson & Sandor Stern
Produced By: MGM

Release Date (US): April 15th, 2005.

Length of Movie: 1h 40min

MPAA Rating: R for violence and terror, sexuality, language and brief drug use

Budget: $19,000,000

Opening Weekend: $23,507,007

The Amityville Horror Soundtrack

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1. Amityville Horror (Main Title)
2. Father Delaney
3. One Year Later
4. Screams
5. Windshield
6. Kathy's Dream
7. Staircase
8. Babysitter
9. At the Park
10. Window
11. Ghost
12. Wall
13. Bleeding Walls 14. Ax
15. Crucifix
16. Postludium
17. Amityville Horror (End Credits)

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