The House Where Evil Dwells
The House Where Evil Dwells (1982)

Based on a novel by James Hardiman, this routine haunted-house scenario is enhanced a bit by its lush Eastern setting. The story opens in an elaborate Kyoto abode, wherein a cuckolded samurai brutally murders his wife and her lover before… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Horror
Release Date: September 20, 2005
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Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

Director Kevin Connor initially establishes a flavorful mood, but it gets frittered away thanks to some increasingly silly sequences and the general doltishness of the lead characters.

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Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

Produced in the early 1980s by a Japanese production company, yet written, directed by, and starring tons of Americans, THWED is, well, it's really quite stupid is what it is.

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Aj V
This could have been a good horror movie, if only it weren't so slow and boring.
Leo L
Interesting.