Hausu (House) (1977)

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Movie Info

A schoolgirl travels with six classmates to her ailing aunt's creaky country home and comes face-to-face with evil spirits, a demonic house cat, a bloodthirsty piano, and other ghoulish visions.

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Horror , Art House & International , Science Fiction & Fantasy , Comedy , Special Interest
Directed By: ,
Written By: Chigumi Obayashi, Chiho Katsura, Nobuhiko ďbayashi, Chico Katsura
In Theaters:
On DVD: Oct 25, 2010
Runtime:
Toho International Company Inc - Official Site

Cast


as Fantasy

as Photographer

as Kunfuu

as Gorgeous's Aunt

as Keisuke Tougou-sense...

as Oshare's Father

as Matsuku

as Merodii

as Ryouko Ema
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Critic Reviews for Hausu (House)

All Critics (26) | Top Critics (7)

The best thing in this wild assemblage of collage and cartoon and fairy tale is that the girls, when they're eaten, scream with glee as their cut-out body parts spin around the frame. It's cannibalism as the ultimate kiddie ride.

Full Review… | February 6, 2015
New York Magazine/Vulture
Top Critic

There's never a dull moment, though I certainly felt dulled by the time it was over.

Full Review… | February 6, 2015
Chicago Reader
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Movies as original as this one don't come along very often, so grab it while you can.

Full Review… | February 6, 2015
New York Post
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For connoisseurs of the bizarre, House's revival is long overdue.

Full Review… | February 6, 2015
Seattle Times
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Gigglers and cultists, pony up.

Full Review… | October 17, 2011
Village Voice
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While there's a dweeby midnight-movie inventiveness about the look of all this, there's also an awful lot to forgive artistically (or to drunkenly roll with, as the case may be).

Full Review… | April 29, 2010
Boston Globe
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Audience Reviews for Hausu (House)

Highly original and more than a little kitschy. Japanese horror, 70's style.
Group of school girls go to visit auntie of one of the girls and stay in her house. Cue freaky happenings and creepy cat.
Really is silly, but does it with flair.

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Nicki Marie

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½

What the hell did I just watch?

axadntpron
Reid Volk

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Weird, weird, weird. Like a girl gets eaten by a piano weird.

kenstachnik
Ken Stachnik

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