Phantasm (DVD)

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Phantasm (DVD)

After their friend is murdered, two brothers begin a hunt in search of the killer. Their investigation leads them to the discovery of a startling and ...

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Good

ProClassic soundtrack. Cult movie. Iconic villain

ConsPoor dialogue. Very dated today.

Phantasm Film and DVD I was born in nineteen sixty-seven and I remember being eleven years old and walking past the old ABC cinema in Walsall, which is sadly no longer there, in nineteen seventy-nine. I was eleven, going on twelve and I saw a movie poster that would change my life forever. The...

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Progood twisted original storyline

Conslack of special effects, poor soundtrack

I’m poorly, well sort of. To be honest my leg’s not very good at the moment and am having to rest, so thought I’d watch another movie. After checking what I had to watch (Don’t you just love WinMX?!) I decided on Phantasm and was just as pleased when I saw it was down in Ciao too (Woohoo, another...

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Excellent

“Such Powerful Balls...”

published 20/05/2002

ProVery original story with bizarre imagery and great...

ConsYou may consider the ending to be weak

A few fizzy cola bottles…some of those weird white chocolate buttons with hundreds and thousands on them…flumps…milk bottles. Yes, everyone likes a bit of pick ‘n’ mix, don’t they? Sure you do. But do you ever choose something a bit odd? Yoghurt coated raisin, maybe? One of those coconut coated...

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Super

ProGreat locations, dreamlike narrative, great villai...

ConsLame effects (for the most part), looks dated

In its own way, a true horror classic. This is one of my favourite horror films from the late 70s. This film, along with Alien, The Texas Chainsaw massacre and others represents the gensis of the modern horror film. Phantasm has a lot going for it - a truly memorable villain (the eponymous Tall...

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After their friend is murdered, two brothers begin a hunt in search of the killer. Their investigation leads them to the discovery of a startling and hideous secret.

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Listed on Ciao since: 20/05/2002