Summer of Fear

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  • PG-13
Based on the best-selling young adult novel by Lois Duncan of You Know What I Did Last Summer fame, Wes Craven’s Summer of Fear tells the tale of plucky teenaged Rachel (Linda Blair) whose life is turned dangerously upside down when her cousin Julie... read more
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Based on the best-selling young adult novel by Lois Duncan of You Know What I Did Last Summer fame, Wes Craven’s Summer of Fear tells the tale of plucky teenaged Rachel (Linda Blair) whose life is turned dangerously upside down when her cousin Julie (Lee Purcell) moves in following the death of her parents in a car crash. Julie enchants everyone in the family and appears to be a loving relative, but Rachel knows her cousin is up to something creepy…something like witchcraft!

Original Release

10/31/1978

US Release

10/31/1978

Cast

Linda Blair Rachel Bryant
Lee Purcell Julia Trent
Jeremy Slate Tom Bryant
Fran Drescher Carolyn Baker
Jeff McCracken Mike Gallagher
Jeff East Peter Bryant
Carol Lawrence Leslie Bryant
MacDonald Carey Professor Jarvis / Professor Jarvis - Special appearance by
James Jarnigan Bobby Bryant
Kerry Arquette Anne
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Wes Craven

Writers

Glenn M. Benest, Lois Duncan, Max A. Keller

Cast

Linda Blair Rachel Bryant
Lee Purcell Julia Trent
Jeremy Slate Tom Bryant
Fran Drescher Carolyn Baker
Jeff McCracken Mike Gallagher
Jeff East Peter Bryant
Carol Lawrence Leslie Bryant
MacDonald Carey Professor Jarvis / Professor Jarvis - Special appearance by
James Jarnigan Bobby Bryant
Kerry Arquette Anne
Sierra Pecheur Nurse Duncan
Billy Beck Sheriff / The Sheriff
Patricia Wilson Mrs. Gallagher
Frederick Rule Mailman / The Mailman
Helena Mäkelä Bev. Hills Lady / Beverly Hills Lady
Nicole Keller Elizabeth
John Steadman Veterinarian
Gwil Richards Dr. Morgan
Kim Wells Female Rider
Beatrice Manley Marge Trent

Producers

Max A. Keller Executive Producer
Micheline H. Keller Executive Producer
Wade G. Davis II Executive Producer
Bill Finnegan Producer
Patricia Finnegan Producer
Joe Aubel Producer

Editors

Howard A. Smith

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