A young man named Jody attends the funeral of his friend, the victim of a bizarre murder. Jody's younger brother, Mike, watches the funeral from a hillside through high-powered binoculars. After the guests have departed, Mike watches a funeral attendant put the unburied casket into a waiting hearse. Looking to expose the strange ongoings at the mortuary, Mike breaks in at night. There he discovers spectral creatures in habiting the embalming cellar. He also finds a silver sphere with razor-sharp protruding daggers that flies through the air and drains the blood from its victim's heads. Mike tells Jody what he found, and they join forces to discover the truth about Morningside Mortuary.
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Movie PictureOn April 10 the blood is going to flow.
In 1979, a young filmmaker amazed moviegoers with a new kind of horror film...and created one of the most enduring horror franchises ever. The filmmaker's name is Don Coscarelli and the film was Phantasm. Now, 28 years later, the Tall Man and the Sphere come back to enthrall a whole new generation!Read More
Movie PictureAnchor Bay is starting the year off right!
In a story from Fangoria, they report that the company has Special Edition DVDs of Phantasm (release date April 10) and Re-Animator (March 20) planned.Read More
Movie PictureAccording to The Hollywood Reporter, New Line Cinema is in final negotiations with filmmaker Don Coscarelli to bring the cult horror film Phantasm back to the big screen.
The first Phantasm, which Coscarelli wrote and directed, was released in 1979. It told the story of a young boy named Mike and his friends, who face off against a mysterious grave robber known as the Tall Man and his killer flying spheres.Read More