House (Ding Dong, You're Dead)
House (Ding Dong, You're Dead) (1986)

This is supposedly a horror movie and, when you listen to the story line, it sounds like it would be quite depressing. Actually, though, it is more of a intelligent thriller which was eventually followed by sequels. When a novelist moves… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: February 28, 1986
DVD Release Date: June 26, 2001
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Critic Score: 55% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Ryan Pollard

As a film, House is still as much of a warm, at times bonkers, family-friendly horror as it's ever been.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Pleasantly goofy horror time-killer.

Staci Layne Wilson
Fantastica Daily

May a house fall on the director's sister.

Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum

The movie borrows from all the right places, including Edgar Allen Poe's Tell-Tale Heart and Sam Raimi's Evil Dead.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

A guy running around in a monster suit isn't enough to sustain a full-length horror flick...

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Jake Euker
F5 (Wichita, KS)

Mediocre horror.

Robert Roten
Laramie Movie Scope

Shows more imagination than most horror flicks.

Flixster Audience Score: 46% Flixster User Reviews
Carlos Magalhães
A delicious combination of horror and goofy comedy that is amusing and funny (the rogue hand and the raccoon scene are particularly hilarious), and it works… More
Aj V
This movie tries to be like the Evil Dead movies with outrageous gore, but there's little story and the characters aren't very interesting. It's… More
Phil Hubbs
Judging by the quite gruesome movie poster would you think this film was scary, its not. That was the problem with many old 80's 'video nasties',… More
Lee ?
Mild horror comic. Not a big lover of horror comedy so I wasn't quite feeling this one at the beginning, but the film got better as it went along.… More
Alex roy
A fun cliché ridden horror film, director Steve Miner's House blends horror and comedy albeit not effectively well. Still, the film is entertaining and… More
Jason Spencer
This is a funny and creepy movie about a haunted house. William Katt does great at keeping the movie in both those moods at the same time without it coming off… More