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Crowhaven Farm (1970)

Not Rated | | Drama, Horror | TV Movie 24 November 1970
A young couple inherits a farm. Hoping that the rural location might help to patch up their strained marriage, they move into it, only to be confronted by the supernatural forces that inhabit it.

Director:

Walter Grauman

Writer:

John McGreevey
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Hope Lange ... Maggie Carey Porter
Paul Burke ... Ben Porter
Lloyd Bochner ... Kevin Pierce
John Carradine ... Nate Cheever
Cyril Delevanti ... Harold Dane
Milton Selzer ... Dr. Terminer
Patricia Barry ... Felicia
Cindy Eilbacher ... Jennifer
Woodrow Parfrey ... Sam Wardwell
June Dayton ... Madeleine Wardwell
Virginia Gregg ... Mercy Lewis
Louise Troy ... Claire Allen
Ross Elliott ... Fritz Allen (as Ross Elliot)
William Smith ... Patrolman Hayes
Pitt Herbert ... Henry Pearson
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Storyline

An aura of mystery and tales of supernatural activity surrounds Crowhaven Farm, when it comes into the possession of Ben and Maggie Porter, a couple moving to the farm to try for a chance to save their troubled marriage. Maggie immediately senses that all is not right, and that perhaps the farm's reputation for being haunted by restless spirits and being the home of an ancient coven of witches is true. Written by free_to_finn

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A chilling tale of vengeance from beyond the grave.

Genres:

Drama | Horror

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 November 1970 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Fazenda Crowhaven See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Mercy Lewis, a character in the movie, is also the name of a character in Arthur Miller's The Crucible, a play about a witch hunt. See more »

Goofs

In the movie, Jennifer's character has the mark of the devil on her RIGHT shoulder, but in the book Maggie reads, Jennifer's mark is on her LEFT shoulder. See more »

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Extremely scary TV movie
14 April 2005 | by tamstratSee all my reviews

As with several other people here, I watched this movie as a child, and it stuck with me all these years. Very scary scenes of witchcraft, torture, crying in the woods, etc. Hope Lange was a very pretty, effective actress and the story of this movie was very original. I was able to get a copy of this off of Ebay, I hadn't seen it in literally 30 years, and was still scared when it was over. The ending was a total shocker too. I wish that they made movies for TV like this now, unfortunately all we have on TV anymore are reality shows, who needs reality when we could have fun movies like this? I think that whoever wrote this movie really had the pulse for what scared little kids in the late 60's and early 70's. Lots of fun and if you can get a copy of it on Ebay I highly recommend it.


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