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* AdaptationalAlternateEnding: [[spoiler:Ben and Davey's deaths]] differ in the transition from book to movie. In the book, [[spoiler:Davey drowns in the swimming pool, pulled under by the force of the house. Ben dies by striking his head on the concrete while struggling against the house's will to keep him seated while Davey drowns.]]



* RevisedEnding: [[spoiler:Ben and Davey's deaths differ in the transition from book to movie. In the book, Davey drowns in the swimming pool, pulled under by the force of the house. Ben dies by striking his head on the concrete while struggling against the house's will to keep him seated while Davey drowns.]]


''Burnt Offerings'' is a 1976 horror film adapted from the novel of the same name by Robert Marasco, directed by Dan Curtis and starring Karen Black, Creator/OliverReed, Creator/BurgessMeredith, and Creator/BetteDavis.

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''Burnt Offerings'' is a 1976 horror film adapted from the novel of the same name by Robert Marasco, directed by Dan Curtis and starring Karen Black, Creator/KarenBlack, Creator/OliverReed, Creator/BurgessMeredith, and Creator/BetteDavis.


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* DownerEndingDownerEnding: Marian becomes the ''new'' Mrs. Allardyce, Ben and Davey are killed and the evil house rejuvenates itself, awaiting its next victims.


''Burnt Offerings'' is a 1976 horror film adapted from the novel of the same name by Robert Marasco, directed by Dan Curtis and starring Karen Black, Creator/OliverReed, Burgess Meredith, and Creator/BetteDavis.

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''Burnt Offerings'' is a 1976 horror film adapted from the novel of the same name by Robert Marasco, directed by Dan Curtis and starring Karen Black, Creator/OliverReed, Burgess Meredith, Creator/BurgessMeredith, and Creator/BetteDavis.


->''"I've been waiting for you, Ben!"''


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->''"I've been waiting for you, Ben!"''


Originally a novel by Robert Marasco, ''Burnt Offerings'' was adapted into a 1976 film starring Karen Black, Creator/OliverReed, Burgess Meredith, and Creator/BetteDavis.

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Originally a novel by Robert Marasco, ''Burnt Offerings'' was is a 1976 horror film adapted into a 1976 film from the novel of the same name by Robert Marasco, directed by Dan Curtis and starring Karen Black, Creator/OliverReed, Burgess Meredith, and Creator/BetteDavis.


The Rolf family, Marian, Ben, Davey, and Aunt Elizabeth, have rented an old, worn-down mansion from the creepy Allardyces. They tell the Rolfs that the only condition to renting the house is that they must care for the elderly Mrs. Allardyce, who is a recluse that collects photographs.

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Originally a novel by Robert Marasco, ''Burnt Offerings'' was adapted into a 1976 film starring Karen Black, Creator/OliverReed, Burgess Meredith, and Creator/BetteDavis.

The Rolf family, Marian, Ben, Davey, family -- Marian (Black), Ben (Reed), Davey (Lee H. Montgomery), and Aunt Elizabeth, Elizabeth (Davis) -- have rented an old, worn-down mansion from the creepy Allardyces. They tell the Rolfs Allardyces, Arnold (Meredith) and Roz (Eileen Heckart). They've been told that the only condition to renting the house is that they must care for the elderly Mrs. Allardyce, who is a recluse that who collects photographs.



Originally a novel by Robert Marasco, it was adapted into a movie in 1976 starring Karen Black, OliverReed, Burgess Meredith, and Creator/BetteDavis.



* SlasherSmile: The chauffeur.

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* SlasherSmile: The chauffeur.


* [[spoiler: MummiesAtTheDinnerTable: The Allardyces' keep their mother's ''spirit'' around so that she can possess the next potential victim, turning them literally into Mrs. Allardyce.]]

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* [[spoiler: MummiesAtTheDinnerTable: [[spoiler: The Allardyces' keep their mother's ''spirit'' around so that she can possess the next potential victim, turning them literally into Mrs. Allardyce.]]


* [[spoiler: DeadAllAlong: Mrs. Allardyce.]]

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* [[spoiler: DeadAllAlong: DeadAllAlong:[[spoiler: Mrs. Allardyce.]]


* TooDumbToLive: [[spoiler: The Rolfs probably would have survived if Marian hadn't decided to go back in the house at the last minute.]]


Originally a novel by Robert Marasco, it was adapted into a movie in 1976 starring Karen Black, OliverReed, Burgess Meredith, and BetteDavis.

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Originally a novel by Robert Marasco, it was adapted into a movie in 1976 starring Karen Black, OliverReed, Burgess Meredith, and BetteDavis.Creator/BetteDavis.


* RevisedEnding: [spoiler:Ben and Davey's deaths differ in the transition from book to movie. In the book, Davey drowns in the swimming pool, pulled under by the force of the house. Ben dies by striking his head on the concrete while struggling against the house's will to keep him seated while Davey drowns.]]

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* RevisedEnding: [spoiler:Ben [[spoiler:Ben and Davey's deaths differ in the transition from book to movie. In the book, Davey drowns in the swimming pool, pulled under by the force of the house. Ben dies by striking his head on the concrete while struggling against the house's will to keep him seated while Davey drowns.]]

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* RevisedEnding: [spoiler:Ben and Davey's deaths differ in the transition from book to movie. In the book, Davey drowns in the swimming pool, pulled under by the force of the house. Ben dies by striking his head on the concrete while struggling against the house's will to keep him seated while Davey drowns.]]

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