The Amityville Horror (1979) Filming Locations

Location #1: The house

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18 Brooks Road, Toms River, New Jersey, United States

Note from the Webmaster: It has been moved since.


Location #2: Church (and the house)

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At 406 Forman Avenue, Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey, United States


Location #3: Town Hall

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Township of Toms River, 33 Washington Street, Toms River, New Jersey, United States


Location #4: Witches Brew Bar

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At 20 West Water Street, Toms River, New Jersey, United States

Note from the Webmaster: At the back.

* A contribution by K. Swartz!


Location #5: Garden

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Georgian Court University (the bridge is on North Lake Drive), Lakewood Township, New Jersey, United States

4 thoughts on “The Amityville Horror (1979) Filming Locations

  1. T. Foley

    The bar scene in the 1979 Amityville Horror was filmed at a bar on East Water Street in Toms River,NJ. The bar is long since gone and the area has been converted into a park

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  2. K. Swartz

    The Witches Brew bar was actually a bar called “Reynolds”, if I remember correctly. The scene was shot at the rear of the building. It is currently the “Music Academy”, a place for music lessons.
    In the background of this shot you can see the roof of a hotel. It is currently called “The Red Carpet Inn”.
    That area is on the corner of Water street and Rt. 9, not far from the house used in the movie.
    I remember driving past the house, with my parents, as a kid while they were shooting a scene.

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  3. Julian Martin

    On IMDB it says some parts were filmed in Scotch Plains, NJ. Does anyone know what part of the film was shot there? My guess is that it was only a couple shots, but I’m still pretty curious.

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