Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Listal logo

The Amityville Horror (1979)

The Amityville Horror
6 Rating
(379 ratings)
6.2 IMDB rating
Your Rating:

Add to favorites
Directed by


Starring (View all)
James Brolin James Brolin
George Lutz
Margot Kidder Margot Kidder
Kathy Lutz
Rod Steiger Rod Steiger
Father Delaney
Don Stroud Don Stroud
Father Bolen
Murray Hamilton Murray Hamilton
Father Ryan
John Larch John Larch
Father Nuncio


Written by (View all)
Sandor Stern Sandor Stern
(screenplay)


Lists

275 votes
History of Horror (3509 items)
list by diabolical dr voodoo
Published 9 years, 9 months ago 45 comments
109 votes
6,006 Movies to Experience B4 Death... (6012 items)
list by ToonHead2102
Published 8 years, 9 months ago 14 comments
92 votes
True crimes that inspired movies (32 items)
list by propelas
Published 9 years, 3 months ago 18 comments
85 votes
333 Films to Scare You to Death (331 items)
list by Harmonica
Published 9 years, 4 months ago 4 comments
80 votes
My Tedious and Asinine 2014 Movie Diary (151 items)
list by Severin Severin
Published 6 years, 1 month ago 7 comments

View all The Amityville Horror lists (185 more)

The Amityville Horror Videos

Amityville Horror Trailer 1979

230 Views

Added 11 years ago




Cover art, photos and screenshots

8 votes
8 votes
7 votes
7 votes
7 votes

Reviews

Horribly dated and ineffective.

11 years, 9 months ago at May 7 5:06
1 vote
"What do you want from us? Goddamnit, this is MY house!"

Normally I enjoy classic horror movies because of their inventiveness and their predisposition to be quite terrifying at times. The Amityville Horror strives to be original and scary, but at every opportunity it fails quite astonishingly. The film contains none of the elements that make a good horror movie. Instead of being gr... read more

Review

4 years, 8 months ago at Jun 1 12:29
1 vote
Initial Thought: I feel like a franchise. So I decided on the Amityville series since they have a new one coming up soon. I hear most of them are awful besides this and the remake. The new one looks like it should be good too. Anyways let's see what this is all about.

Characters/Acting: I adore Margot Kidder. She was such a prominent actress in the 70s. I swear Josh Brolin looks just ... read more
View all The Amityville Horror reviews
Newlyweds move into a house where a murder was committed, and experience strange manifestations which drive them away.
Release date: 27 July 1979
UPC: 027616852816
Tags: Horror (20), Haunted House (12), Murder (9), Ghost (9), Priest (9), Based On Book (8), Babysitter (8), Curse (7), 1970s (7), 1979 (7), Dog (7), Occult (6), Nun (6), Axe (6), Family In Danger (6), Van (5), Ghosts (5), River (5), Demonic Possession (5), Shotgun (5)
My tags: Add tags
Add to list
Not interested

Add Review
Picture
Video

  
English only, other review rules - Big post screen

Update feed

crazymetalhead added this to a list 1 month, 3 weeks ago
crazymetalhead added this to a list 4 months, 1 week ago
jeffpsych added this to a list 6 months, 2 weeks ago
jeffpsych added this to a list 6 months, 2 weeks ago
1001 favorite films (1019 movies items)
ekimo72 added this to a list 7 months, 4 weeks ago
My Movie Collection (5158 movies items)
powerking14 voted for 22 images [View All] 12 months ago

MacGuffin voted for 46 images [View All] 12 months ago

Miia added this to a list 1 year ago
Movie Journal 2019 (111 movies items)
Phoenix Feather added this to a list 1 year, 1 month ago
Seen Films (1890s to 1970s) (415 movies items)
Unique added this to a list 1 year, 1 month ago
Favorite Movies (1233 movies items)
Phoenix Feather added this to a list 1 year, 2 months ago
Queen of Horror added this to a list 1 year, 4 months ago
Queen of Horror added this to a list 1 year, 4 months ago
Favorite Movie Posters! (96 movies items)
rewster voted for an image 1 year, 4 months ago

Hootsaidtheowl added this to a list 1 year, 4 months ago
Watched In October 2018 (23 movies items)
Queen of Horror added this to a list 1 year, 4 months ago
QOH's October Movie Diary '18 (10 movies items)

"October 9thAmityville HorrorThis movie gets me every time."


Queen of Horror added this to a list 1 year, 4 months ago
101 Greatest Dogs in Film! (101 movies items)

"Harry"


Queen of Horror added this to a list 1 year, 4 months ago
MK-677 voted for 10 images [View All] 1 year, 5 months ago

MK-677 voted for 31 images [View All] 1 year, 5 months ago

perod voted for 45 images [View All] 1 year, 5 months ago

hulkargh voted for 6 images [View All] 1 year, 6 months ago

milica voted for 9 images [View All] 1 year, 6 months ago

Kandi added this to a list 1 year, 6 months ago
Images Posted 70s II - Movies (44 movies items)

" (Sample)"


Georgini voted for 6 images [View All] 1 year, 6 months ago

Kandi added this to a list 1 year, 6 months ago
Motorcycle Scenes II - Movies (10 movies items)

" James Brolin"


Kandi added this to a list 1 year, 6 months ago
Dogs in Movies Viewed 3 (42 movies items)

" James Brolin "


Kandi posted 7 images [View All] 1 year, 6 months ago

Georgini voted for 3 images 1 year, 6 months ago

aLittleTyger voted for 10 images [View All] 1 year, 6 months ago

Kandi posted 3 images 1 year, 6 months ago

Georgini voted for 2 images 1 year, 6 months ago

milica voted for 36 images [View All] 1 year, 6 months ago

Kandi posted 2 images 1 year, 6 months ago

powerking14 voted for 4 images 1 year, 6 months ago

Georgini voted for 21 images [View All] 1 year, 6 months ago

Kandi added this to a list 1 year, 6 months ago
Characters Wearing Bow Tie (47 movies items)

" James Brolin as George Lutz"


Kandi posted 18 images [View All] 1 year, 6 months ago

Kandi posted 3 images 1 year, 6 months ago

Georgini voted for 5 images 1 year, 6 months ago


« Prev12 Next »

People who liked this also liked

Rating: 7
Rating: 6.3
Rating: 5.9
Rating: 5
Rating: 5.3
Rating: 7
Rating: 8.2
Rating: 6
Rating: 5.1
Rating: 7.5
Rating: 6.5
Rating: 5.8
Rating: 7.6
Rating: 5.1
Rating: 6.1
Rating: 8.1
Rating: 7.6
Rating: 7.1
Rating: 7.2
Rating: 6.4
Rating: 5.7