Black Christmas (1974 film)

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Black Christmas is a 1974 Canadian slasher film produced and directed by Bob Clark, and written by A.wikipedia
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Black Christmas is a 1974 Canadian slasher film produced and directed by Bob Clark, and written by A. Roy Moore.
Notable slasher films include The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974), Black Christmas (1974), Halloween (1978), Phantasm (1979), Friday the 13th (1980), My Bloody Valentine (1981), A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984), Child's Play (1988), Candyman (1992 film), Leprechaun (film) (1993), Scream (1996) and I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997).

Bob Clark

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Black Christmas is a 1974 Canadian slasher film produced and directed by Bob Clark, and written by A. Roy Moore.
he is best known for his work in the Canadian film industry throughout the 1970s and 1980s, where was responsible for some of the most successful films in Canadian film history such as Black Christmas (1974), Murder by Decree (1979), Tribute (1980), Porky's (1981), and A Christmas Story.

Keir Dullea

It stars Olivia Hussey, Keir Dullea, Margot Kidder, Andrea Martin, Marian Waldman and John Saxon.
His other film roles include Bunny Lake Is Missing (1965) and Black Christmas (1974).

Andrea Martin

It stars Olivia Hussey, Keir Dullea, Margot Kidder, Andrea Martin, Marian Waldman and John Saxon.
She has appeared in films such as Black Christmas (1974), Wag the Dog (1997), Hedwig and the Angry Inch (2001), My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002), My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (2016), and Little Italy (2018).

Olivia Hussey

It stars Olivia Hussey, Keir Dullea, Margot Kidder, Andrea Martin, Marian Waldman and John Saxon.
In 1974, she appeared as the lead character, Jess Bradford, in the cult slasher film Black Christmas.

Margot Kidder

It stars Olivia Hussey, Keir Dullea, Margot Kidder, Andrea Martin, Marian Waldman and John Saxon.
She then played twins in Brian De Palma's cult thriller Sisters (1973), a sorority student in the slasher film Black Christmas (1974) and the titular character's girlfriend in the drama The Great Waldo Pepper (1975), opposite Robert Redford.

John Saxon

It stars Olivia Hussey, Keir Dullea, Margot Kidder, Andrea Martin, Marian Waldman and John Saxon.
In the 1970s and 1980s, he would establish himself as a character actor, frequently portraying law enforcement officials in horror films such as Black Christmas (1974), Dario Argento's Tenebrae (1982), and A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984).

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His films include the horror films Deranged and Black Christmas, and his television credits include The Twilight Zone and The X-Files.

Lynne Griffin

For the role of Clare Harrison, whose murder jump-starts the film's plot, Toronto native Lynne Griffin was cast after her mother, who was also her casting agent at the time, got her an audition.
She is known for her work in film, television and stage, particularly her appearances in the horror films Black Christmas (1974) and Curtains (1983), and a recurring role on the television series Wind at My Back (1996–2001).

Art Hindle

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He had a supporting role in the Canadian horror film Black Christmas in 1974.

Marian Waldman

It stars Olivia Hussey, Keir Dullea, Margot Kidder, Andrea Martin, Marian Waldman and John Saxon.
Most film fans will remember Waldman for her celebrated role as a foul-mouthed, but also endearing, closet drunkard housemother Mrs. MacHenry from the 1974 holiday horror classic, Black Christmas.

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He also played in acclaimed Canadian films Wedding in White (1972), The Hard Part Begins (1973), the original Black Christmas (1974), Russian Roulette (1975) and Coming Out Alive (1980).

Nick Mancuso

The audio for the disturbing phone calls was performed by multiple actors including actor Nick Mancuso and director Bob Clark.
He had his first voice screen role debut with an uncredited role in the 1974 slasher film Black Christmas, as the voice of the stalking murderer Billy.

Curtains (1983 film)

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Griffin would later go on to star in Curtains (1983), and in the acclaimed television series Wind at My Back (1996–2001).
Lynne Griffin, who had previously appeared in the slasher film Black Christmas (1974), was cast in the role of Patti, the stand-up comic, and at the time had been working in local theater productions in Toronto.

The babysitter and the man upstairs

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Inspired by the urban legend "The babysitter and the man upstairs" and a series of murders that took place in the Westmount section of Montreal, Quebec, Moore wrote the screenplay under the title Stop Me.

Martha Gibson

Gibson also appeared in other notable roles in Black Christmas (1974), Outrageous! (1977) and Murder by Phone (1982), and television series such as King of Kensington (to which she also contributed as a writer), Katts and Dog and Sweating Bullets.

Halloween (1978 film)

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It is also praised for concluding without revealing the identity of its villain, as well as serving as an influence on John Carpenter's Halloween (1978).
Along with the 1974 Canadian horror film Black Christmas, Halloween made use of seeing events through the killer's eyes.

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Christmas

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The story concerns a group of sorority sisters who receive threatening phone calls and are eventually stalked and murdered by a deranged killer during the Christmas season.

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Inspired by the urban legend "The babysitter and the man upstairs" and a series of murders that took place in the Westmount section of Montreal, Quebec, Moore wrote the screenplay under the title Stop Me.

Montreal

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Inspired by the urban legend "The babysitter and the man upstairs" and a series of murders that took place in the Westmount section of Montreal, Quebec, Moore wrote the screenplay under the title Stop Me.