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Phantasm III: Lord of the Dead (1994)

R  |   |  Action, Horror, Sci-Fi  |  6 May 1994 (USA)
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Mike and Reggie continue to hunt the mysterious Tall Man.

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Bill Thornbury ...
Gloria Lynne Henry ...
Rocky
Kevin Connors ...
Tim
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Edna
John Davis Chandler ...
Henry (as John Chandler)
Brooks Gardner ...
Rufus
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Demon Nurse
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Tanesha (as Sarah Davis)
Duane Tucker ...
Motel Owner
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Tim's Mother
Wendy Way ...
Woman at Orphanage
Robert Beecher ...
Gas Station Attendant
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Storyline

The Tall Man, that imposing menace from Morningside Mortuary, is back and once again haunting the thoughts of the now-adult Mike and his friend, ex-Ice Cream vendor Reggie. The two continue their hunt for the mysterious figure and in his path of destruction encounter a variety of dangerous situations, friends and enemies. They also must contend with the resurrected dead plus a growing number of the infamous and deadly silver spheres which aid the Tall Man as he sets his sights on indoctrinating Mike and finishing the fight begun so many years ago. Written by Warlock <asstgpa@crimjust.ccjscarolina.edu>

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He's back... and this time he won't take no for an answer! See more »

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Rated R for violence and gore, and for language and sexuality | See all certifications »

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6 May 1994 (USA)  »

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Phantasm: Lord of the Dead  »

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$2,500,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

This marked the first usage in the series of any digital effects. Though quite limited, these tools enabled the director to compress actor Bill Thornbury into a sphere and also to create an "event horizon" for the plane of the space gate. See more »

Goofs

In the beginning of the scene where the group is sleeping in the desert, Reggie goes to get Mike while Rock lies next to him and Tim lies on the other side of the campfire. But when Reggie comes out with Mike, Tim and Rocky are next to each other. See more »

Quotes

Reggie: [laughs] Now, look who's talkin.
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Crazy Credits

In versions released in the US, the opening credits read PHANTASM: LORD OF THE DEAD, but the end credits read PHANTASM III. See more »

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Followed by Phantasm IV: Oblivion (1998) See more »

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good movie
25 April 1999 | by See all my reviews

This movie is pretty damn good. The little kid's character was kinda odd though. I really liked the scene showing "Rocky" nude. Hey, I'm a guy. Anyways, the movie was good. I didn't really like the cover art on the box, but that's not really important.


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