Amityville 1979
The Amityville Horror is a 1979 American supernatural horror film, directed by Stuart Rosenberg, based on the Jay Anson's bestselling 1977 novel of the same name. It is the first film in the Amityville Horror franchise. A remake was produced in 2005.

The story is based on the alleged real life experiences of the Lutz family who buy a new home on 112 Ocean Avenue in Amityville, New York, a house where a mass murder had been committed the year before. After the family move into the house, they experience a series of frightening paranormal events.

Cast Edit

  • James Brolin as George Lutz
  • Margot Kidder as Kathy Lutz
  • Rod Steiger as Father Delaney
  • Don Stroud as Father Bolen
  • Murray Hamilton as Father Ryan
  • John Larch as Father Nuncio
  • Natasha Ryan as Amy
  • K.C. Martel as Greg
  • Meeno Peluce as Matt
  • Michael Sacks as Jeff
  • Helen Shaver as Carolyn
  • Amy Wright as Jackie
  • Val Avery as Sgt. Gionfriddo
  • Irene Dailey as Aunt Helena
  • Marc Vahanian as Jimmy
  • Elsa Raven as Mrs. Townsend
  • Ellen Saland as Bride
  • Eddie Barth as Agucci
  • Hank Garrett as Bartender
  • James Tolkan as Coroner
  • Carmine Foresta as Cop at the House
  • Peter Maloney as Newspaper Clerk
  • Charlie Welch as Carpenter
  • J.R. Miller as Boy
  • Patty Burtt as Girl
  • Michael Hawkins as New York State Trooper
  • Richard Hughes as 2nd New York State Trooper
  • James Dukas as Neighbor
  • Baxter Harris as Cop #2 at the House
  • Michael Stearns as Policeman
  • Jack Krupnick as Dead Father