Smart House

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Smart House ★★ 2000

Ben lives with his widowed dad and his younger sister in a typical suburban house. But Ben likes to enter contests and he actually wins a “Smart House,” a house designed to take care of all those pesky daily choices thanks to a computer, for his family and persuades his dad to move in. But Ben's dad falls for the house's creator and the house itself gets jealous and decides to keep the family trapped inside. Although the premise has been used for horror movies, this one is strictly a comedy. 82m/C VHS, DVD . Ryan Merriman, Kevin Kilner, Jessica Steen, Susan Haskell; D: LeVar Burton; V: Katey Sagal. CABLE