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Phantom Town (1999)

When a sixteen year-old boy and his two young siblings set off on a quest to find their missing parents, their search leads them to a ghost town in the middle of the desert. They soon ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
John Patrick White ...
Mike
Taylor Locke ...
Lauren Summers ...
Cindy
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Dad
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Mom
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Hotel Clerk
Jimmy Herman ...
Attendant
Jeff Burr ...
Uncle Jack
Iuliana Ciugulea ...
Aunt Silvia
Dan Badarau ...
Bartender
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Cowboy
Scot Kuykundahl ...
Cowboy
Ion Haiduc ...
Cowboy
Dyer McHenry ...
Cowboy
Petre Moraru ...
Cowboy
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When a sixteen year-old boy and his two young siblings set off on a quest to find their missing parents, their search leads them to a ghost town in the middle of the desert. They soon discover that this is no ordinary tourist spot. In fact, according to the maps, it doesn't exist at all! Finding their way into this mysterious place, the kids must confront the sinister force that dwells beneath it in order to rescue their parents - and save themselves. Written by Christopher Landry <chrisl@sonicimages.com>

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The ultimate tourist trap!

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Horror | Western

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Rated PG for mild horror adventure and language

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16 February 1999 (USA)  »

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Spooky Town  »

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$800,000 (estimated)
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The film's trailer re-uses music from Subspecies. See more »

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Arnie: It's Funny, I guess Sometimes Something that you think is dead, turns out to be alive, And Sometimes Something that you think is alive turns out to be dead, And Sometimes you think you gotten away from the dark. Trouble is, you never really do. It's always there, Everytime you close your eyes... Inside.
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Nourisher
Music and Lyrics by Derek Donely
Performed by Toasty Pillow
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pretty bad, but had some good effort.
3 January 2003 | by (pembroke,massachusetts.) – See all my reviews

Yes, this was pretty bad. The movie wants to be an effects-a-thon, but it was to cheesy. But I do give it credit for trying, since there were a lot of effects used in this movie (although they looked pretty fake.) and the story is actually pretty good. But it is still pretty bad.


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