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The House by the Cemetery

3 Ratings: 3.7
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Final chapter of Lucio Fulci's homage to H.P. Lovecraft.      Exteriors were filmed in Massachusetts and the interiors were filmed in Italy.

Director: Lucio Fulci
Genre: Horror
Release Date: August 14, 1981
MPAA Rating: R
2 reviews about The House by the Cemetery
review by . January 28, 2012
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*** out of ****    "The House by the Cemetery" is an exceptional example of a movie so bad that it's actually pretty good; perhaps even great. Under the direction of Lucio "Godfather of Gore" Fulci; it's a film plagued by boring characters, narrative incoherence, a slew of illogical situations, silly dialogue, and fame by way of the Home Video market. Okay, maybe that last one isn't so bad; given it's more of a fate, and not one that all films are lucky enough to meet. In my …
review by . September 05, 2009
The House by the Cemetery was another film in Lucio Fulci's Lovecraft phase of film making. I wish he had stuck to this genre because he was quite good at it. Just like his other films, these were made on a modest budget and filled with several nasty set pieces. The style this time is unique for Fulci (thanks to tight direction). Bizarre and complex, even some of Fulci's most jaded critics will respect his directing in this one. Filmed in New England (interiors were shot in Italy) and for the first …
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