The arrival of HOUSE IV no doubt caused confusion among genre fans who wondered what happened to HOUSE III. The former was retitled THE HORROR SHOW for domestic release, and to avoid confusion between the US and overseas markets, the latter was titled HOUSE IV. All clear?
In any case, this entry, unlike the two previous unrelated follow-ups, directly continues the story of the original HOUSE. William Katt returns as haunted-homeowner Roger Cobb, who has not aged appreciably even though he has a new wife, Kelly (Terri Treas), with whom he has a twelve-year-old
daughter, Laurel (Melissa Clayton). He's not around for very long, as he and his family get into a bad c...