The Haunting (1963 movie)

1963 film by Robert Wise

The Haunting is a 1963 British horror movie. It is based on novel The Haunting of Hill House The movie is about a small group of people who come to a haunted house that comes to life. Julie Harris plays Eleanor. Claire Bloom plays Theodora. Richard Johnson plays Dr. Markway. It was released on 16 September 1963.

The Haunting
Directed byRobert Wise
Produced byRobert Wise
Screenplay byNelson Gidding
Starring
Music byHumphrey Searle
CinematographyDavis Boulton
Edited byErnest Walter
Distributed byMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Release date
  • 18 September 1963 (1963-09-18)
Running time
114 minutes[1]
CountryUnited Kingdom
LanguageEnglish
Budget$1.05 million
Box office$1.02 million[2]

This movie was remade in 1999. Many critics did not like the remake.

ReferencesEdit

  1. "THE HAUNTING (X)". Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. British Board of Film Classification. 28 March 1963. Retrieved 4 September 2013.
  2. "Top Rental Features of 1963", Variety, 8 January 1964 p 71. Please note figures are rentals as opposed to total gross.
  3. "The Haunting". Monthly Film Bulletin. British Film Institute. 31 (360): 4–5.

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