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Amityville: The Awakening (2017)

PG-13 | | Horror, Thriller | 12 October 2017 (USA)
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A single mother moves her three children into a haunted house, unaware of its bloody history.

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Belle, her little sister, and her comatose twin brother move into a new house with their single mother Joan in order to save money to help pay for her brother's expensive healthcare. But when strange phenomena begin to occur in the house including the miraculous recovery of her brother, Belle begins to suspect her Mother isn't telling her everything and soon realizes they just moved into the infamous Amityville house. Written by The Weinstein Company

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Every house has a history. This one has a legend.

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Rated R for strong horror violence and for language | See all certifications »

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The Amityville Horror: The Lost Tapes  »

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McKenna Grace and Jennifer Morrison have worked together before but not directly. Jennifer Morrison played Emma Swan on Once Upon A Time, while McKenna Grace played one of the younger versions of Emma Swan. See more »

Goofs

This movie was set in 2014, but Belle's username in the movie poster in Instagram-style says she is '99. However, in the movie it's mentioned she's 17 which would mean she was born in '97. See more »

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References Amityville II: The Possession (1982) See more »

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When The Sun Came Down
Written by Mathieu Carratier & Greg Taieb
Performed by 'Artificial Darkness'
Courtesy of 'Mathieu Carratier' & 'Gregory J. Taieb'
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Finally a good horror!!!!
8 October 2017 | by (Long Beach, NY) – See all my reviews

Obviously the average crtic thinks that a movie with the Amityville name should never ever happen again especially when it's a bigger budget film. Well they did and did an amazing job. This movie proved many critics wrong so much that it was prevented from being released for years. A 5.1 on IMDb? I think not!! A solid 6.8 definitely.

It's a shame us horror fans were punished because of egos and Hollywood bs. If you go in to this just wanting to be entertained and not thinking what should and shouldn't be you'll whole heartedly enjoy this film. Obviously there was no one that moved in to the amityville house that was based on any character in this movie. But I don't care same way I didn't care that penny wise is a fictional character


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