History Film / TheHouseOfTheDevil

3rd Feb '17 6:21:17 PM Mdumas43073
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In the 1980s, college student Samantha Hughes takes a strange babysitting job that coincides with a full lunar eclipse. She slowly realizes her clients harbor a terrifying secret. The film is notable for its convincing {{retraux}} evocation of old '80s {{slasher movie}}s.

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In the 1980s, college student Samantha Hughes takes a strange babysitting job that coincides with a full lunar eclipse. She slowly realizes her clients harbor a terrifying secret. The film is notable for its convincing {{retraux}} evocation of old '70s and '80s {{slasher movie}}s.
horror movies.
3rd Feb '17 6:20:09 PM Mdumas43073
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''The House of the Devil'' is a horror film directed by Ti West.

In the 1980s, college student Samantha Hughes takes a strange babysitting job that coincides with a full lunar eclipse. She slowly realizes her clients harbor a terrifying secret. The film is notable for being a {{retraux}} of old 70s and 80s horror films.

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''The House of the Devil'' is a 2009 horror film directed by Ti West.

West and starring Jocelin Donahue.

In the 1980s, college student Samantha Hughes takes a strange babysitting job that coincides with a full lunar eclipse. She slowly realizes her clients harbor a terrifying secret. The film is notable for being a its convincing {{retraux}} evocation of old 70s and 80s horror films.
'80s {{slasher movie}}s.
13th Dec '16 9:29:30 AM Tyrannosauruses
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* PlotHole: Why did the Satanists need to pretend to leave and then wait around for hours to [[spoiler: perform the ritual to impregnate Samantha]] when she was in the house right where they wanted her the entire time?
9th Dec '16 11:31:52 AM Xtifr
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'''''The House of the Devil''''' is a horror film directed by Ti West.

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'''''The ''The House of the Devil''''' Devil'' is a horror film directed by Ti West.
6th Dec '15 1:00:20 PM Morgenthaler
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** Maybe because the ritual could be performed only when the eclipse was total.
*** [[spoiler: Considering she managed to fight all of them off, killing two and severly wounding one, it's kind of justified that they waited until she had eaten the drugged pizza.]]
6th Dec '15 12:59:52 PM Morgenthaler
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* GenreSavvy - Megan smells a rat from the beginning and urges Samantha to turn the job down several times.
5th Oct '15 2:08:29 PM DemonDuckofDoom
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* BigBad: Mr. Ulman is leading the cult.
1st Jul '15 1:36:03 AM Aeon1337
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** [[spoiler:Samantha's hallucinations of the priestess's face. '''''TWICE.''''']]
16th Apr '15 10:23:11 AM AgentSniff
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*** [[spoiler: Considering she managed to fight all of them off, killing two and severly wounding one, it's kind of justified that they waited until she had eaten the drugged pizza.]]
31st Jan '15 9:10:48 AM TheAimz
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* ProductPlacement: When Samantha and Megan are eating pizza near the beginning, they are drinking from large Coca-Cola paper cups.
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