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Phantasm III: Lord of the Dead (1994)

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Mike and Reggie continue to hunt the mysterious Tall Man.

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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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If You Don't Get It This Time, He'll Have To Drill It Into Your Head! See more »


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

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8 December 1994 (Argentina)  »

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Phantasm: Lord of the Dead  »

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$2,500,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Most of the shooting took place at night, forcing the cast and crew to spend several weeks of night in spooky locations such as a real mausoleum and a cemetery. See more »

Goofs

(at around 2 mins) In the white room, the camera pans from the Tall Man's corpse to the fork gate to reveal a new Tall Man emerging. Briefly, you can see the actor's reflection in the rightmost prong as he waits for the right moment to pop out. See more »

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Reggie: [laughs] Now, look who's talkin.
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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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Keeps getting better!

After the intense fight from the second movie, the third one keeps getting better by the minute. After the Tall Man(Angus Scrimm) killed Alchemy, Mike and Reggie continue the quest to destroy him. This time they team up with one of the two women warriors who attacked the spheres in a mausoleum that claimed one of them, and a young kid who was hungry for action. It was funny when he drives the 'Cuda. Seems like the Tall Man is relentless. After a replacement came from the portal, and threw the duplicate back into the wicked world. The tough girl was reluctant to work with the team but very willing to stop the Tall Man at any cost. After the Cuda was blown up in the second movie, the next one lost all four tires. Reggie(Reggie Bannister) remembers the Tall Man's weakness. Then he recalls a tuning fork-like object at the portal. When he touched them, everything evil was drawn back to the world where he came from. And that tough girl went off in his hearse, saying she had enough with the supernatural. At least she had a great adventure though. A very good follow up. I like it very much. 5 stars!


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