ONE OF THE 13 BEST HORROR FILMS OF THE 90s!
ONE OF THE BEST FILMS OF THE YEAR!
NOMINATED! for 2 1998 Spirit Awards
1999 Williamsburg Film Festival: 3 time winner!! Audience Award, Best Actor, Best Editing
1998 Lone Tentacle Award for Fantastic Film, Boulder CO
1997 IFP WEST Someone to Watch Award
1996 Long Island Film Festival "Best of the Festival"
"Amazing! The Wellesian tour de force of the 90's!"
John Anderson, NEWSDAY (***1/2 stars of 4)
"Impressive, assured and involving"
Kenneth Turan, LOS ANGELES TIMES
"Vivid ... As evocative of New York-style paranoia
as BAD LIEUTENANT, ROSEMARY'S BABY, or TAXI DRIVER"
Amy Taubin, VILLAGE VOICE
"Literate, Funny, and creepier
than anything you'll find at the multiplex,
HABIT leaves you exhilarated"
Elizabeth Weitzman, INTERVIEW
"a sad and haunting film ...
Fessenden is a talent to watch"
Roger Ebert, (*** stars of 4) CHICAGO SUN-TIMES
"Terrifically tense and unguarded
chillingly smart ... evokes true horror"
Michael Wilmington, CHICAGO TRIBUNE
"First-rate performances ... erotically charged ...
wickedly amusing ... evocative cinematography"
Joe Leydon, VARIETY
"A tour de force ...
A thought provoking modern-day fable of life in the big city"
Joshua Katzman, CHICAGO READER
"like a documentary by Dostoevsky ...
Dark yet haunting, bleak yet ferociously plausible"
Ray Pride, CHICAGO NEW CITY
"HABIT grabs you by the throat ... resonates with urban angst"
Bruce Williamson, PLAYBOY
Suzan Sherman, BOMB
"See it now!"
Lori Robbins, FILM THREAT
"Startling ... A truly unique vision!"
Steve Puchalski, FANGORIA
"the most believable vampire flick I've ever seen"
John Petrakis, CHICAGO TRIBUNE
Autumn in New York. Sam has broken up with his girlfriend and his father has recently died. World-weary and sloppy drunk, he finds temporary solace in the arms of Anna, a mysterious woman who draws him away from his friends and into a web of addiction and madness.
GLASS EYE PIX presents HABIT
featuring LARRY FESSENDEN ~ MEREDITH SNAIDER ~ AARON BEALL
PATRICIA COLEMAN ~ HEATHER WOODBURY ~ JESSE HARTMAN
costumes LOREN BEVANS art JOHN ARLOTTO grip/electric ERIC OGDEN
assistant camera JAY SILVER music score GEOFFREY KIDDE
sound design BILL CHESLEY mix TED GANNON
production manager STEPHANE MITCHELL associate producer SUSAN A. STOVER
director of photography FRANK DeMARCO producer DAYTON TAYLOR
writer, director, editor LARRY FESSENDEN
© 1995 still pictures
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