R | | Horror
A group of travellers make emergency landing on an island in the Pacific Northwest after their seaplane malfunctioned, and stumble across an isolated and psychopathic family.
The poster art, and all related media were based on the famous painting by Grant Wood.
Okay, where do we sleep?
Pa: ...Just a second...you hitched?
Pa: Hitched! Hitched! Hitched! Hitched! It means married, that's what it means!
Pa: Well then, where do you think you're going?
Rob: Goin' to bed, get our 40 winks.
Pa: No you're not. There will be no ...
When Teddy and Woody douse Paul's body with gasoline, you can see him blink as this is happening.
Steve Oatway Stood-in for Rod Steiger and the other men plus Body Doubled Steve Shellen when he was too injured to work and is seen from the back sometimes and lying face-up in a rowboat after the character "Paul" was killed.
Although the cinema version was uncut the 1987 UK Virgin video release (as "Hide And Shriek") was cut by 58 secs by the BBFC. The cuts were fully waived for the 2005 Stax DVD and the film released under its original title.