WATCHReal Amityville Red Room in Basement
Patty Commarato, who had been
friends with Allison DeFeo (murdered),
revisits the Amityville House where she
used to play as a child. In this video
footage from a 1980 episode of That's
Incredible, Patty takes viewers into
the secret red room in the Amityville
house's basement. Located under the
stairs, Patty offers her thoughts as to
whether the real secret room is anything
like the one in the 1979 Amityville
WATCHAmityville Priest Interview
The priest involved in the Amityville
haunting is interviewed in 1979 for an
episode of the In Search of TV
show that investigated mysterious events.
The alleged, real Amityville priest
describes his experience when he went to
bless the Lutz's Ocean Avenue house in
December of 1975. Later revealed to be
Father Ralph Pecoraro, his story
eventually fell under scrutiny as he often
contradicted himself, leading some to
believe that he was part of a hoax.
WATCHGeorge and Kathy Lutz Interview
George Lutz and his wife Kathy are
interviewed on Good Morning
America in 1979. They discuss the
hordes of flies that invaded their home,
the movie's green slime, and various other
paranormal events that occurred which they
claim to be true. They are joined by actor
James Brolin who portrays George Lutz in
the original film. Brolin says that he
does not believe the book in its entirety.
However, in the presence of George and
Kathy, he says that he does believe them.
Years later, he contradicted this by
saying that George was a good "salesman",
calling the Lutz's story a "gizmo".