Burnt Offerings

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Burnt Offerings (1976, USA/Italy) is a Horror film directed by Dan Curtis.


Main Details

  • Released in 1976
  • Color
  • Running Time: 116 Min
  • Production Co: Produzioni Europee Associati (PEA) (presents) (as P.E.A. Films) | Dan Curtis Productions (produced in association with)
  • Distribution Co: United Artists (1976) (USA) (theatrical)
  • Directed by Dan Curtis
  • Written by Robert Marasco, William F. Nolan, Dan Curtis
  • Starring Karen Black, Oliver Reed, Burgess Meredith, Eileen Heckart, Lee Montgomery, Dub Taylor, Bette Davis
  • Produced by Dan Curtis, Robert Singer
  • Original Music by Bob Cobert
  • Cinematography by Jacques R. Marquette
  • Film Editing by Dennis Virkler

Plot Summary

  • A family moves into a large old mansion in the countryside which seems to have a mysterious and sinister power over its new residents.

Also Known As

  • Argentina - Holocausto
  • Argentina - Pesadilla diabólica
  • Brazil - A Mansão Macabra
  • Spain - Pesadilla diabólica
  • Finland - Suljettu ovi
  • France - Trauma
  • Greece - I villa ton kataramenon
  • Hungary - Rémálmok háza
  • Italy - Ballata macabra
  • Mexico - Pesadilla diabólica
  • Netherlands (video title) - Killhouse
  • Poland - Spalone ofiary
  • Portugal - Férias Macabras
  • Sweden - Hyreskontrakt med döden
  • Turkey (Turkish title) - Gazap tohumu
  • Germany - Das Landhaus der toten Seelen


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