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The Watcher in the Woods 1980

  • John Hough
  • April 17, 1980
  • 83 mins
  • English
  • Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller, Family
Scared of going into the woods? You should be ...
No sooner does an all-American family takes possession of a baronial English manor when all manner of peculiar things occurring, including signs that point to the disappearance of a young girl during a solar eclipse decades before. Bette Davis headlines and Lynn-Holly Johnson co-stars in this suspenseful take on haunted houses.


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What can be expected of a Walt Disney "horror movie": Watcher in the Woods is rather a suspenseful drama than a horror movie. In addition it looks quite dated after over 30 years and the at most mediocre acting does not help either. If you want to watch a similar but much better movie I would recommend "The Others", but do yourself a favor and skip Watcher in the Woods!

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