R | | Horror
Newlyweds move into a large house where a mass murder was committed, and experience strange manifestations which drive them away.
James Brolin plays George Lutz and is the father of Josh Brolin. Josh Brolin played Cable in Deadpool 2 (2018) which stars Ryan Reynolds in the title role. In 2005, Reynolds played George Lutz in the remake of The Amityville Horror (2005), the character originally played by his Deadpool 2 co-star's father.
Cop at the House:
Jesus Christ, it gets worse all the time.
After the front and basement doors are destroyed and George is showing the detective the damage, Kathy is seen on the steps looking at her wedding ring and she puts it back on her finger. When George and the detective come up from the basement, she is putting her ring on again.
This motion picture is based on the book "The Amityville Horror." Certain characters and events have been changed to heighten dramatic effect.
Original German version was cut by ca. 17 minutes. The 2005 DVD release contains the complete film but with a new dubbing.
$7,843,467 29 July 1979