Don't Look in the Basement
Don't Look in the Basement (1973)

In this horror film, the strange policies of a mental institution lead to the death of its director. However, when his assistant takes over the management of the asylum, the patients begin to die off in grisly and gruesome ways.

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Rated: R
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Release Date: January 1, 1973
DVD Release Date: December 16, 2014
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Rob Gonsalves

An absolute snooze from start to finish.

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Scott Weinberg

I'm not even sure if the movie has a basement in it, but it's a real stinker to be sure.

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Aj V
The plot about the crazy house inmates who kill people, and the new nurse who unknowingly takes a job there, seemed pretty good at first. The crazy people are… More
Sylvester Kuo
If you are a Poe fan, then you might have realised that this film is an Adaptation of "The System of Doctor Tarr and Professor Fether." It was clevely… More
Tim Salmons
Very nice plot twists and a solid ending. Misleading 70s horror titles are always a gamble, but this one is worth a watch.
Adam M.
So called "video nasty" from the 70's. A nurse begins work in a mental asylum straight after the death of its director and things quickly spiral… More
Lee ?
DON'T LOOK IN THE BASEMENT was a film that was on the UK's 'Banned Video Nasties' list, but is now finally released in it's uncut form.… More
Sarah Prisbylla
Definately weird...unfortunately the twist ending could be seen a mile away. I think they could've taken this much farther and make it actually scary, but… More