House of Terror (1972)

USA, 1971
35mm film, Eastmancolor
mono, English

An American horror film directed by Sergei Goncharoff. Production began on 5 March 1971 1Daily Variety 19 March 1971 p.10.

Plot Summary

A nurse is hired to take care of a mean-spirited woman but is really trying to get her hands on her fortune. When the woman turns up dead in the bath, the nurse and her boyfriend search the house for the money but instead find that it’s haunted by the woman who is out for revenge.


Directed by: Sergei Goncharoff
© 1972 by Rancho La Paz, Inc.
A Gamalax Associates production
Screenplay by: Tony Crechales, E.A. Charles
Executive Produver: George A. Gade
Produced by: Sergei Goncharoff
Director of Photography: Robert Maxwell
Film Editor: Sergei Goncharoff
Musical Director: Jaime Mendoza-Nava
Additional Source Music Themes by: George A. Gade
Sound Mixer: Clark Will
Wardobe: Frances Dennis
Make-up: Nora Maxwell
Art Director: Phedon Papamichael

Jenifer Bishop [Jennifer Andrews]
Arell Blanton [Mark Alden]
Mitchell Gregg [Emmett Kramer]
Irenee Byatt [Norma]
Ernie Charles [the lawyer]
Jacquelyn Hyde [Marsha Kramer/Dolores Beaudine]

Alternative Titles

Casa del terrore – Italian television title
La casa del terror – Spain
The Five at the Funeral – working title
House of Blood – USA (DVD)
Love Thy Murderer – working title



  • Cinema TV Today no.10124 (8 March 1975) p.17 – credits, review
  • Daily Variety 19 March 1971 p.10 – credits (Film production chart)
  • L’Écran Fantastique no.3 (1973) p.71 – credits, review
  • Monthly Film Bulletin vol.42 no.495 (April 1975) p.83 – credits, synopsis, review