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When a group of college students finds a mysterious book and recording in the old wilderness cabin they've rented for the weekend, they unwittingly unleash a demonic force from the surrounding forest.

MPAA Rating NC-17

Status Released

Release Date 1981-09-10

Runtime 85 minutes

Budget $0.3m

Revenue $29m


TMDB 7.3


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queer-giraffe shared a tip "way ahead of its time, extremely weird, gory as hell, and overall a horror masterpiece"

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gypsy_rose_4528 shared a tip "Classic!"

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koroegf shared a tip ""Possessed Forearm ******" and "Zombie Hand Cum" is not something I wanted to google, am I'm not to proud that I did so."

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alysha_helm shared a tip "A classic!"

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scarecrane shared a tip "the start of the best trilogy to ever grace the earth"

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hannah_hernandez_6068 shared a tip "80s horror/comedy is too corny for me lol. I liked the remake better."

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kevin_conley_ii shared a tip "Although the film has slow building scares that are too slow for my tastes, this film still is a classic"

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lyndon_bray shared a tip "😃"

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Shadowthedog shared a tip "Truly iconic"

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clown_h03 shared a tip "I mean this in the most positive way possible: What the **** even is this movie. 🖤"

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goldidoks shared a tip "One of my favorite horror movies! It’s definitely cheesy but still pretty creepy. :-)"

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kayla_phillips_1356 shared a tip "Campy in the best possible way but still scary."

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chuck_hoover shared a tip "One of my favorite series. I'm a fan of the entire work"

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mia_mations shared a tip "This is one of the horror movies that made me know how much I love horror movies if that makes since"

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bmeads17 shared a tip "Horror classic from Raimey. ☕️"

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midget_slayer shared a tip "Over the top and fun"

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samhain_cange shared a tip "It's definitely worth it, but read up on what went into the making of the movie too! Really interesting stuff"

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isaac_adjei_ofori-s shared a tip "Best horror film ever created."

rebecca_roos shared a tip "I like comedy horror. I'm not a straight up horror fan."

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gianni_marano shared a tip "RIP Scotty"

rachel_fondaw shared a tip "It is a classic"

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