Stranger in Our House Trailer

Stranger in Our House Trailer (1978)

"Tonight, the world premiere of a chilling story of witchcraft, demons and the supernatural!" 31 October 1978 Horror, Thriller, Mystery 100 mins

A country family of five takes in cousin Julia, whose parents recently perished in a car crash. Julia extends her influence over the family and those around them, fooling all except for Rachel, the teenaged girl who knows her cousin is up to no good. This TV horror movie had the title "Stranger in Our House" when it was originally released by NBC on Halloween night in 1978. When released on VHS in the late 1980s, the title was changed to "Summer of Fear", which is the title of the Lois Duncan book on which it is based.

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Linda Blair

as Rachel Bryant

Lee Purcell

as Julia Trent

Jeremy Slate

as Tom Bryant

Jeff McCracken

as Mike Gallagher

Jeff East

as Peter Bryant

Carol Lawrence

as Leslie Bryant

Macdonald Carey

as Professor Jarvis

Fran Drescher

as Carolyn Baker

James Jarnigan

as Bobby Bryant

Sierra Pecheur

as Nurse Duncan

Billy Beck

as Sheriff

Patricia Wilson

as Mrs. Gallagher

Frederick Rule

as Mailman

Helena Mäkelä

as Beverly Hills Lady

Nicole Keller

as Elizabeth


William K. Jurgensen

William K. Jurgensen Director of Photography

Wes Craven


John D'Andrea

Original Music Composer

Michael Lloyd

Original Music Composer

International Titles

Eine tödliche Bedrohung Trailer

Night Kill - Eine tödliche Bedrohung Trailer

Las dos caras de Julia Trailer

Summer of Fear Trailer

International Releases Dates

Germany 20 November 2000

United States 31 October 1978

Production Companies

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