Devil Dog: The Hound of Hell

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Overview

Though not actually a film addressing the evil lure of cream-filled chocolate cakes, this amusingly cheesy made-for-TV opus from director Curtis Harrington pits a relatively normal suburban family against a slavering, demonically-possessed German shepherd whose hunger for human souls far exceeds that of the normal household pet. Although not above resorting to the usual throat-maulings, the satanic psycho-pup's preferred method of attack is to supernaturally cause the deaths of various friends and neighbors, in a...
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Overview

Though not actually a film addressing the evil lure of cream-filled chocolate cakes, this amusingly cheesy made-for-TV opus from director Curtis Harrington pits a relatively normal suburban family against a slavering, demonically-possessed German shepherd whose hunger for human souls far exceeds that of the normal household pet. Although not above resorting to the usual throat-maulings, the satanic psycho-pup's preferred method of attack is to supernaturally cause the deaths of various friends and neighbors, in a style reminiscent of The Omen. Though the gory potential of this scenario is obviously dulled by the TV-movie format, there are enough implied shocks and chills to keep up the pace -- particularly a grueling scene in which Dad finds himself unable to resist the urge to plunge his hand into a spinning lawnmower blade, while the possessed pooch looks on with tongue-wagging glee.
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Special Features

Audio Interview with Director Curtis Harrington; Curtis Harrington Filmography; "To the Devil, a dog" a featurette with Producer Zeitman, Stars Kim Richards and Ike Eisemann; Promotional Trailer; Martine Beswick Photo Gallery and Interview Article
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/26/2011
  • UPC: 631595110395
  • Original Release: 1978
  • Rating:

  • Source: Shriek Show
  • Region Code: 0
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:35:00
  • Format: Blu-ray
  • Sales rank: 43,508

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
R.G. Armstrong Dunworth
Martine Beswicke Red-Haired Lady
Jan Burrell 2nd Cultist
Jack Carol Gate Guard
Richard Crenna Mike Barry
Shelley Curtis 1st Cultist
Ike Eisenmann Charlie Barry
Gertrude Flynn
Jerry Fogel Doctor
Lou Frizzell George
Victor Jory Shaman
Deborah Karpf 1st Girl
Ken Kercheval Miles Amory
Dana Laurita 2nd Girl
Kevin McKenzie Joe
Tina Menard Maria
Yvette Mimieux Betty Barry
Warren Munson Superintendent
Bob Navarro Newscaster
James V. Reynolds Policeman
Kim Richards Bonnie Barry
E.A. Sirianni Cultist in Car
Lois Ursoni Mrs. Hadley
Bill Zuckert
Technical Credits
Curtis Harrington Director
William Cruse Art Director
Gerald Finnerman Cinematographer
Artie Kane Score Composer
Elinor Karpf Screenwriter
Stephen Karpf Screenwriter
Donald C. Klune Production Manager
Richard La Motte Costumes/Costume Designer
Hal Landers Executive Producer
Terry Miles Makeup
Lou Morheim Producer
Jerome M. Zeitman Executive Producer
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