The Dunwich Horror
The Dunwich Horror (1970)

Nancy Walker (Sandra Dee) is the virginal coed at a California university slated to mate with the devil himself. Wilbur Whateley (Dean Stockwell) is the son of the devil who recruits the unknowing Nancy for the Satanic ritual. Sam Jaffe is… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: January 14, 1970
DVD Release Date: August 28, 2001
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Critic Score: 17% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

The animated opening credits sequence is the best part of a leadenly paced picture that grows less gripping as it moseys along.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Pretty much botched Lovecraft adaptation.

Dennis Schwartz
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The film should be more interesting for Lovecraft fans than to the general audience.

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Flixster Audience Score: 30% Flixster User Reviews
Kevin M. Williams
Lackluster adaptation of Lovecraft's creepy ook-from-another-dimension forte with Stockwell staring intently quite a bit and Dee (!) trying to leave the… More
Aj V
I know I saw this movie, but I can't recall it at all, I need to see it again.
Bruce Bruce
Based on a short story written by H.P. Lovecraft. Like a few of the Stephen King Movies, a good writer's movies don't always come out at there best… More