From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Superstition (1982, Canada) is a Horror film directed by James W. Roberson


Main Details

  • Released on March 12, 1982 (Canada)
  • Color
  • Running Time: 85 minutes
  • Rating: Unrated
  • Production Co.: Carolco Entertainment | Panaria
  • Distribution Co.: Almi Pictures (United States, 1985) (theatrical) | Arte Cinema de México (Mexico, 1984) (theatrical) | Film 2 (Italy, 1982) (theatrical)
  • Directed by James W. Roberson
  • Written by Bret Thompson Plate (story), Michael O. Sajbel (story), Brad White (story), Galen Thompson (screenplay)
  • Stars: Albert Salmi, James Houghton, Larry Pennell
  • Producers: Mario Kassar, Andrew Vajna, Ed Carlin, Robert Lloyd Lewis, Michael O. Sajbel, John D. Schwartz.
  • Cinematographer: Leon Blank, Enzo Giobbe, Lee Madden.
  • Composer: David Gibney
  • Editor: Al Rabinowitz

Plot Summary

  • A witch put to death in 1692 swears vengeance on her persecutors and returns to the present day to punish their descendants.

Also Known As

  • The Witch (USA)


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