The Amityville Terror (2016) Movie poster and book cover compared.

The Amityville Terror

Michael Angelo, 2016

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The Amityville Horror
Jay Anson, 1977

The Amityville Terror is a movie directed by Michael Angelo in 2016 and inspired by the book The Amityville Horror by Jay Anson, first published in 1977. The movie features Nicole Tompkins, Kaiwi Lyman, Kim Nielsen, Amanda Barton, Trevor Stines, Christy St. John, and others.

What users say

“The book is better than the movie”

But the movie is worth watching.

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RATING

3.2

/ 10

Movie Poster: The Amityville Terror (Michael Angelo, 2016)

7.7

/ 10

Book Cover: The Amityville Horror (Jay Anson, 1977)

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AUDIOBOOK

Audiobook cover of The Amityville Horror, the 1977 book by Jay Anson.

The Amityville Horror

Read by: Ray Porter

Storyline

The Jacobsen family relocates to an old house in Amityville, only to encounter unsettling events and terrifying apparitions within its walls. As they bear witness to these eerie occurrences, they soon realize that the local townspeople hold a dark secret. Now, the Jacobsens must confront not only an evil spirit haunting their home but also the malevolent locals who seek to silence them. The infamous curse of Amityville has resurfaced, casting its ominous grip once more.

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Movie vs Book

Poster of The Amityville Terror, the 2016 movie by Michael Angelo

Year

2016

Minutes

84

Movie Rate

3.20

Source: IMDb

Movie

The Amityville Terror

Country: USA

Year: 2016

Length: 1h24m

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Cover of The Amityville Horror, the 1977 book by Jay Anson

Year

1977

Pages

315

Book Rate

7.70

S: Goodreads

Book

The Amityville Horror

Country: USA

First published in: 1977

Length: 315 pages

Genre: Fiction

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Other screen adaptations of the book

Movie poster
The Amityville Horror (1979)
Movie by Stuart Rosenberg
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The Amityville Horror (2005)
Movie by Andrew Douglas
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Amityville Toybox (2016)
Movie by Dustin Ferguson, Mike Johnson
Movie poster
Amityville: No Escape (2016)
Movie by Henrique Couto
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Amityville Clownhouse (2017)
Movie by Dustin Ferguson

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Cover of The Amityville Horror, the 1977 book by Jay Anson

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