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* XMeetsY: The movie could be accurately summarised as "''Literature/TheShining'' meets ''Franchise/{{Frankenstein}}''".


'''''The House by the Cemetery''''' is a horror film by the late Creator/LucioFulci, released in the year 1981. It is the third and final film that he did with actress Catriona [=MacColl=], and is the unofficial third entry of the "''Gates of Hell'' trilogy", after ''Film/CityOfTheLivingDead'' and ''Film/TheBeyond'' (both of which starred [=MacColl=]).

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'''''The ''The House by the Cemetery''''' Cemetery'' is a horror film by the late Creator/LucioFulci, released in the year 1981. It is the third and final film that he did with actress Catriona [=MacColl=], and is the unofficial third entry of the "''Gates of Hell'' trilogy", after ''Film/CityOfTheLivingDead'' and ''Film/TheBeyond'' (both of which starred [=MacColl=]).

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* TheDarknessGazesBack: Bob is scared by Freudstein's yellow eyes peering at him through the basement. Strangely, his eyes are not yellow when he is seen in his full glory.

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* TheBadGuyWins: [[spoiler: Dr. Freudstein succeeds in killing both Norman and Lucy and most likely Bob as well. Either way, he is still in the house waiting for the next unfortunate victim.]]


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* CassandraTruth: Bob, told by Mae, tries to tell his family to not shift into the Freudstein House. Needless to say, the adults don't listen.





* BaldOfEvil: Dr. Freudstein.

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* BaldOfEvil: Dr. Freudstein. His flesh is too dead to grow any hair.



* CuteGhostGirl: Mae.

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* %%* CuteGhostGirl: Mae.



* OffWithHisHead: Ann's death.

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* %%* OffWithHisHead: Ann's death.



* PeekABooCorpse: Steve in the opening.

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* %%* PeekABooCorpse: Steve in the opening.



* RedHerring: Hints of Norman's past in the house.
** Also Ann, the explicitly weird and creepy babysitter, who...isn't part of the problem at all and ends up killed off like everyone else.
* TheresNoKillLikeOverkill: Laura's death at the hands of Dr. Freudstein.

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* RedHerring: RedHerring:
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Hints of Norman's past in the house.
** Also Ann, the explicitly weird and creepy babysitter, who...isn't part of the problem at all and ends up killed off like everyone else.
* TheresNoKillLikeOverkill: Laura's death at the hands of Dr. Freudstein.Freudstein, Stabbing, slicing, and it almost had eye-gouging as well.


'''''The House by the Cemetery''''' is a horror film by the late LucioFulci, released in the year 1981. It is the third and final film that he did with actress Catriona [=MacColl=], and is the unofficial third entry of the "''Gates of Hell'' trilogy", after ''Film/CityOfTheLivingDead'' and ''Film/TheBeyond'' (both of which starred [=MacColl=]).

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'''''The House by the Cemetery''''' is a horror film by the late LucioFulci, Creator/LucioFulci, released in the year 1981. It is the third and final film that he did with actress Catriona [=MacColl=], and is the unofficial third entry of the "''Gates of Hell'' trilogy", after ''Film/CityOfTheLivingDead'' and ''Film/TheBeyond'' (both of which starred [=MacColl=]).


* ArtificialZombie: Dr. Freudstein by his own hands so that he can keep himself alive.



* {{Gorn}}

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* {{Gorn}}{{Gorn}}: In typical Fulci film fashion, Dr. Freudstein goes out his way to dish most gory and sadistic deaths as possible.



* PsychopathicManchild: It is hinted that Freudstein might be one.

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* PsychopathicManchild: It is hinted that Freudstein might be one.one, as he can be heard crying like a child few times. The film even ends with a quote that says "No one will ever know if children are monsters or monsters are children".



* TheUndead: Dr. Freudstein is a [[OurZombiesAreDifferent Construct Type]].


* ComfortingComforter



* GlassesPull



* HauntedHouse

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* HauntedHouseHauntedHouse: All kinds of undead business surrounds this house.



* LovecraftCountry
* MenacingStroll



* OnceIsNotEnough



* XMeetsY: The movie could be accurately summarised as "''Literature/TheShining'' meets ''{{Frankenstein}}''".

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* XMeetsY: The movie could be accurately summarised as "''Literature/TheShining'' meets ''{{Frankenstein}}''".''Franchise/{{Frankenstein}}''".


'''''The House by the Cemetery''''' is a horror film by the late LucioFulci, released in the year 1981. It is the third and final film that he did with actress Catriona [=MacColl=], and is the unofficial third entry of the "''Gates of Hell'' trilogy", after ''CityOfTheLivingDead'' and ''TheBeyond'' (both of which starred [=MacColl=]).

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'''''The House by the Cemetery''''' is a horror film by the late LucioFulci, released in the year 1981. It is the third and final film that he did with actress Catriona [=MacColl=], and is the unofficial third entry of the "''Gates of Hell'' trilogy", after ''CityOfTheLivingDead'' ''Film/CityOfTheLivingDead'' and ''TheBeyond'' ''Film/TheBeyond'' (both of which starred [=MacColl=]).


* EverythingsBetterWithBob: Excellent name for your offspring, Mr. and Mrs. Boyle.


* BodyHorror: Dr Freudstein - who despite replacing his body parts with those of other people is actively rotting and has maggots and worms, amongst assorted gore, falling from his wounds. His face is pretty damn freakish, too - although it's difficult to discern if that's a mask or his actual face. [[FridgeLogic Oddly enough]], there's also no trace of his GlowingEyesOfDoom when he's finally revealed, despite them being the thing that cause Bob to shit himself and run back upstairs.

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* BodyHorror: Dr Freudstein - who despite replacing his body parts with those of other people is actively rotting and has maggots and worms, amongst assorted gore, falling from his wounds. His face is pretty damn freakish, too - although it's difficult to discern if that's a mask or his actual face. [[FridgeLogic Oddly enough]], enough, there's also no trace of his GlowingEyesOfDoom when he's finally revealed, despite them being the thing that cause Bob to shit himself and run back upstairs.



* XMeetsY: The movie could be accurately summarised as "''TheShining'' meets ''{{Frankenstein}}''".

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* XMeetsY: The movie could be accurately summarised as "''TheShining'' "''Literature/TheShining'' meets ''{{Frankenstein}}''".


* TheUndead: D. Freudstein is a [[OurZombiesAreDifferent Construct Type]].

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* TheUndead: D.Dr. Freudstein is a [[OurZombiesAreDifferent Construct Type]].


* {{Gorn}}: Laura's death is a good example; Dr. Freudstein stabs her in the stomach and chest, then pierces her neck, causing a fountain of blood in the process. It was due to have an [[EyeScream eye-gouging]] too, but Fulci removed it for [[SpecialEffectFailure looking too fake]].

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* {{Gorn}}: Laura's death is a good example; Dr. Freudstein stabs her in the stomach and chest, then pierces her neck, causing a fountain of blood in the process. It was due to have an [[EyeScream eye-gouging]] too, but Fulci removed it for [[SpecialEffectFailure looking too fake]].{{Gorn}}


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* TheresNoKillLikeOverkill: Laura's death at the hands of Dr. Freudstein.


* [=~Everything's Better With Bob~=]: Excellent name for your offspring, Mr. and Mrs. Boyle.

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* [=~Everything's Better With Bob~=]: EverythingsBetterWithBob: Excellent name for your offspring, Mr. and Mrs. Boyle.


It is a {{mind screw}}y slasher film, where the Boyle family (consisting of Norman, Lucy and their son Bob) move into a new house due to Norman's work. There they encounter it's deadly secret: A certain Dr. Freudstein who has been hiding in the basement's cellar for decades, prolonging his life by salvaging the organs of those who set their foot into his old house.

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It is a {{mind screw}}y slasher film, where the Boyle family (consisting of Norman, Lucy and their son Bob) move into a new house due to Norman's work. There they encounter it's its deadly secret: A certain Dr. Freudstein who has been hiding in the basement's cellar for decades, prolonging his life by salvaging the organs of those who set their foot into in his old house.



* BodyHorror: Dr Freudstein - Who despite replacing his body parts with those of other people is actively rotting and has maggots and worms, amongst assorted gore, falling from his wounds. His face is pretty damn freakish, too - Although it's difficult to discern if that's a mask or his actual face. [[FridgeLogic Oddly enough]], there's also no trace of his GlowingEyesOfDoom when he's finally revealed, despite them being the thing that cause Bob to shit himself and run back upstairs.

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* BodyHorror: Dr Freudstein - Who who despite replacing his body parts with those of other people is actively rotting and has maggots and worms, amongst assorted gore, falling from his wounds. His face is pretty damn freakish, too - Although although it's difficult to discern if that's a mask or his actual face. [[FridgeLogic Oddly enough]], there's also no trace of his GlowingEyesOfDoom when he's finally revealed, despite them being the thing that cause Bob to shit himself and run back upstairs.



* GainaxEnding: [[spoiler:Dr. Freudstein manages kill both Norman and Lucy (though we only see her being dragged from the ladder and don't see her death outright), but when he sets out for Bob, late Mrs. Freudstein pulls Bob to safety into the realm of the dead. Or into the past. Or Bob just snapped mentally and imagined running off with his ghost friend at the moment of death, sparing himself the gruesome death he would endure]].

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* GainaxEnding: [[spoiler:Dr. Freudstein manages to kill both Norman and Lucy (though we only see her being dragged from the ladder and don't see her death outright), but when he sets out for Bob, the late Mrs. Freudstein pulls Bob to safety into the realm of the dead. Or into the past. Or Bob just snapped mentally and imagined running off with his ghost friend at the moment of death, sparing himself the gruesome death he would endure]].



* {{Gorn}}: Laura's death is a good example; Dr. Freudstein stabs her into stomach, chest and lastly pierces her neck, causing a fountain of blood in the process. It was due to have an [[EyeScream eye-gouging]] too, but Fulci removed it for [[SpecialEffectFailure looking too fake]].

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* {{Gorn}}: Laura's death is a good example; Dr. Freudstein stabs her into stomach, chest in the stomach and lastly chest, then pierces her neck, causing a fountain of blood in the process. It was due to have an [[EyeScream eye-gouging]] too, but Fulci removed it for [[SpecialEffectFailure looking too fake]].



* MindScrew: the original US release of the film, had the studio underlings mislabel several of the film reels sent to theaters, leading to the middle sections of the film getting mixed up; as such, the nanny's death takes place earlier than it should, leading to a scene of her appearing afterwords after her death scene.

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* MindScrew: the original US release of the film, film had the studio underlings mislabel several of the film reels sent to theaters, leading to the middle sections of the film getting mixed up; as such, the nanny's death takes place earlier than it should, leading to a scene of her appearing afterwords after her death scene.



* [[VideoNasties Video Nasty]]



* [[VideoNasties Video Nasty]]

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