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Film / Superstition

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Superstition is a supernatural Slasher Movie from the year 1982.

Its plot deals with a house haunted by a spirit of a dead witch, who has killed many in a span of 300 years. Now it is targeting a family of an alcoholic preacher who has moved there.

Examples in the film:

  • Auto Erotica: The film opens with a young couple making out in a car, but they are interrupted by a scary prank.
  • Barrier-Busting Blow: Sharack breaks down a door to get to Melinda.
  • Chairman of the Brawl: When his wife is threatened, George grabs a chair in an attempt to break down the kitchen door.
  • Evil Laugh: Sharack's disembodied laugh still haunts the grounds.
  • Half the Man He Used to Be: Artie's friend is cut half as he tries to escape the Sharack place.
  • Impromptu Tracheotomy: A circular saw gets off from its hinges and lodges itself on one unfortunate man's throat.
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  • In the Hood: Sharack's ghost appears as a hooded figure.
  • Kill It with Water: Sharack was drowned in the past for being a witch.
  • Makeout Point: The abandoned estate was an ideal location for horny teens.
  • Non-Indicative Name: Superstitions don't really come into play.
  • Off with His Head!: Artie is found with his head severed.
  • Peekaboo Corpse: One scare has Justin's corpse dropping from a closet.
  • Rain of Blood: Justin discovers Frederick's corpse when he sees blood dripping from it.