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Phantasm III: Lord of the Dead (1994)

 -  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 ...
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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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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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Action | Horror | Sci-Fi

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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

Reggie Bannister was the only cast member to be present on set every single day of principal photography, either acting or helping behind the camera. 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

Rocky: It's been nice knowing you boys, but this kickin' zombie ass just ain't my gig.
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The final words in the credits read: Unauthorized duplication, distribution, or exhibition may result in civil liability, criminal prosecutions, and THE WRATH OF THE TALL MAN. See more »

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Follows Phantasm II (1988) See more »

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Another fantastic sequel of the Phantasm epic!
4 October 2009 | by (Albuquerque New Mexico) – See all my reviews

Continuing off "Phantasm 2", Reggie (Reggie Bannister) just lost Mike (Michael Baldwin) to that evil being called Tall-Man (Angus Scrimm). That evil Mortician creates more sentinels such as his zombie-esquire dwarfs, the living dead and his famed flying brain-drilling spheres are sent to kill people in small towns as he invades them then possibly the world to take over. Reggie joins with orphaned 11 year old Tim (Kevin Conners) and feisty militant woman Rocky (Gloria Lyn Henry) to ward off the Tall-Man's minions and try find out his secret.

Another exciting installment of the unique Sci-fi horror fantasy saga "Phantasm" from writer and director Don Coscrelli. This one gives us some decent performances with a dose of dark humor throughout, the surprises are also creative as well much like the first two and there's some gore in this installment that should please fans. This one is pure fun from beginning to end, a must see for fans of horror and the series.


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