George lutz moves into a new place with his wife kathy and three kids. The lutz family only lasted 28 days in their house after they were terrorized by demonic forces that drove them away.
Amityville horror book summary. The main characters of this horror fiction story are. Especially if their dreams were nightmares. When lisa is taken to the hospital she tells kathy that she saw the ghost of jodie defeo.
Based on the true story of george and kathy lutz the amityville horror remains one of the most horrifying haunted house stories ever told because it actually happened. It has since been re released under the title amityville. The book was set in the house but the movie is set in a different haunted house in amityville.
The name of both of the defeo s daughters wasn t jodie. Based on a true story that was claimed by writer jay anson the amityville horror is about a large house on the coast of long island where newlyweds george and kathy lutz and their three children move into the house that they hope will be their dream house which ends up in terror. Killed his family at 112 ocean ave.
Jodie was the name of a demonic pig that the lutz s daughter missy had befriended. Ryan reynolds melissa george detailed plot synopsis reviews of the amityville horror 2005 a family moves into a home once the site of a mass killing and soon the dad starts displaying murderous tendencies of his own. The first edition of the novel was published in august 1st 1977 and was written by jay anson.
The book has been turned into a film titled amityville ii. It revolves around ronald jr. The evil escapes 1989 credited as an adaptation of the john g.
Their names were dawn and allison. Jones short story collection of the same name but in reality an original story similar in concept to the book s tom berry s the amityville curse 1989 based on the book of the same name by hans holzer. As he experiences strange events in the house up until he kills his entire family on november 13 1974.
The book was published in multiple languages including english consists of 315 pages and is available in mass market paperback format. Murder in amityville is a book written by hans holzer and serves as a prequel to the amityville horror. The plot tries to explain why ronald defeo jr.
The book is claimed to be based on the paranormal experiences of the lutz family but has led to controversy and lawsuits over its truthfulness.