Here is an award-winning feature that boldly mixes a frightful ghost story with a great suspense plot and keeps you guessing all the way. George C. Scott and Trish Van Devere star in a thriller that challenges the viewer to solve its mystery. It's a haunted-house adventure complete with séances, nocturnal grave-diggings, ghostly spirits, and an ancient puzzle jealously guarded by a devious man (Academy Award winner Melvyn Douglas). Scott is splendid as the man who becomes an unwilling instrument of a ghost's revenge and learns to trust no one. Eerily entwining a detective story with the mystery of the supernatural, The Changeling delivers solid entertainment and a frightening good time.

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The Changeling (1980)

R

Horror/Mystery · 1h 47m · 3/28/1980

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...an experience beyond total fear.

Description

Here is an award-winning feature that boldly mixes a frightful ghost story with a great suspense plot and keeps you guessing all the way. George C. Scott and Trish Van Devere star in a thriller that challenges the viewer to solve its mystery. It's a haunted-house adventure complete with séances, nocturnal grave-diggings, ghostly spirits, and an ancient puzzle jealously guarded by a devious man (Academy Award winner Melvyn Douglas). Scott is splendid as the man who becomes an unwilling instrument of a ghost's revenge and learns to trust no one. Eerily entwining a detective story with the mystery of the supernatural, The Changeling delivers solid entertainment and a frightening good time.

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Status

Released

Language

English

Countries

Canada, United States

Production Company

Chessman Park Productions

Budget

$7,600,000
Part Of
Cast
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George C. Scott

John Russell
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Trish Van Devere

Claire Norman
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Melvyn Douglas

Sen. Joseph Carmichael
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Jean Marsh

Joanna Russell
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John Colicos

De Witt
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Barry Morse

Parapsychologist
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Madeleine Sherwood

Mrs. Norman (as Madeleine Thornton-Sherwood)
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Helen Burns

Leah Harmon
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Frances Hyland

Elizabeth Grey
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Ruth Springford

Minnie Huxley
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Eric Christmas

Albert Harmon
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Roberta Maxwell

Eva Lingstrom
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Bernard Behrens

Prof. Robert Lingstrom
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James B. Douglas

Eugene Carmichael
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J. Kenneth Campbell

Security guard
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C.M. Campel

Mr. Tuttle
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Voldi Way

Joseph Carmichael
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Michelle Martin

Kathy Russell
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Janne Mortil

Linda Grey
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Terence Kelly

Sgt. Durban
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Robert Monroe

Archives clerk
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Hagan Beggs

Coroner
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Anna Hagan

Secretary
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Antonia Rey

Estancia
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Sammy Smith

Stan (the doorman)
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Paul Rothery

Terry Grey
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Bruce MacLeod

Security guard
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Fred Latremouille

Airport guard
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David Peevers

Microfilm clerk
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Sera Johnstone

Sarah Lingstrom
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Adam Earle

Adam Lingstrom
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Carl Boychuk

Music student
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Bryan King

Music student
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Susan Round

Music student
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Nicki Steida

Music student
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Randolph Blankinship

Pilot
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Travis Major

Pilot
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Wayne McLaughlin

Orchestra member (uncredited)
Crew
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Peter Medak

Director
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Russell Hunter

Writer
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William Gray

Writer
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Garth H. Drabinsky

Producer
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Mario Kassar

Producer
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Joel B. Michaels

Producer
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Andrew G. Vajna

Producer
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Rick Wilkins

Music
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John Coquillon

Cinematograpy
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Lilla Pedersen

Editor
Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

The Changeling

(4K Ultra HD, Keep Case (HD, Low))

10/25/2022

Disc Title Front Cover

The Changeling

(Blu-ray, Clamshell)

8/7/2018

Disc Title Front Cover

The Changeling

(DVD, Snapper)

9/12/2000

Disc Title Front Cover

The Changeling

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD Slim, Low))

8/7/2018

$31.00 -$1.99 (6%)

Disc Title Front Cover

The Changeling

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

8/7/2018

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