Amityville: A New Generation (1993)

35mm film, colour

An American horror film directed by John Murlowski.

Plot Summary

A homeless person gives an old mirror to Keyes, a photographer, who takes it home and gives it a friend. But anyone who looks into the mirror sees terrible things that later come true and lead to their deaths.


Directed by: John Murlowski
© 1993 A. Ninety-Three Productions, Inc.
Executive Producers: Steve White, Barry Bernardi
Produced by: Christopher DeFaria
Co-Producer: John G. Jones
Written by: Christopher DeFaria & Antonio Toro
Inspired by the Book : The Evil Escapes by: John G. Jones
Director of Photography: Wally Pfister
Edited by: Rick Finney
Associate Editor: Tony Mizgalski
Music by: Daniel Licht
Sound Mixer: Don Summer
Costume Designer: Yvette Correa
Key Make-up/Hair: Elzbieta Barczewska
Special Make-up Effects by: Vision Technologies
Special Visual Effects Designed by: Cruse and Company
Production Designer: Sherman Williams

Ross Partridge (Keyes Terry)
Julia Nickson-Soul (Suki)
Lala Sloatman (Llanie)
Jack Orend (Franklin)
David Naughton (Dick Cutler)
Barbara Howard (Jane Cutler)
Richard Roundtree as Pauli
Terry O'Quinn as Detective Clark
Robert Rusler (Ray)
Lin Shaye (Nurse Turner)
Karl Johnson (cafe owner)
Ralph Ahn (Mr Kim)
Tom Wright (morgue attendant)
Bob Jennings (rookie cop)
Jon Steuer (young Keyes)
Claudia Gold (Keyes' mother)
Bob Harvey (orderly)
Ken Bolognese (critic)
Abbe Rowlins (academic)
Joseph Schuster (young man)

Alternative Titles

Amityville 1993: The Image of Evil – working title
Amityville IV: A New Generation – German title
Amityville: Uusi sukupolvi – Finnish title
Amityville: A Nova Geração – Portugese title
Amityville: Ondskans ansikte – Swedish title

Sequel to
The Amityville Horror (1979)
Amityville II: The Possession (1982)
Amityville 3-D (1983)
Amityville: The Evil Escapes (1989)
The Amityville Curse (1990)
Amityville 1992: It's About Time (1992)

Amityville: Dollhouse (1997)
Amityville 2000 (2000)


Sight & Sound vol.3 no.10 (October 1993) p.58 – review (by Mark Kermode)
Variety 3 May 1993 p.18 – credits, review

Horror and Science Fiction Films IV by Donald C. Willis p.17 – credits
Horror Films of the 1990s by John Kenneth Muir pp.269-270 – credits, synopsis, review
Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror Film Sequels, Series, and Remakes: An Illustrated Filmography, with Plot Synopses and Critical Commentary by Kim R. Holston and Tom Winchester p.35 – credits, synopsis, review