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Pumpkinhead: Ashes to Ashes (2006)

Residents of a small backwoods community summons the murdeeous demon of vengeance himself for revenge against a local mortician who wronged there deceased love ones, while a town physician seeks to kill those involved in it's summoning.

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Doc Fraser
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Ed Harley
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Dahlia Wallace
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Molly Sue Allen
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Oliver Allen
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Bunt Wallace (as Doug Roberts)
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Richie
Catalin Paraschiv ...
Ronnie Johnson
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Tiny Wallace (as Aurel Dicu)
Iulian Glita ...
Junior Wallace
Lynne Verrall ...
Haggis
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Lenny
Philip Bowen ...
Reverend McGee
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A small backwoods community has discovered that the local mortician has been cutting corners by dumping the bodies of their loved ones in a nearby swamp as opposed to cremating them as promised. Infuriated by the horrific desecration endured by the dearly departed, the residents of the town seek out a local witch with the power to resurrect the demon of vengeance. As the demon Pumpkinhead rises to claim the lives of all who took part in the abominable scheme, the eccentric town physician who masterminded an illegal organ donor business makes it his mission to murder any and all who played a part in unleashing the murderous monster. Written by Thanasis Milios

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Dead and buried... but back with a vengeance! See more »

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Rated R for violence/gore and some drug content | See all certifications »

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28 October 2006 (USA)  »

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Pumpkinhead: El llamado de la tumba  »

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$6,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Around the 50 minute mark in the film a whole stack of puzzle boxes from the Hellraiser series can be seen in the background on a table in the office of the doctor played by Doug Bradley (Pinhead from the Hellraiser series ). See more »

Goofs

When Molly Sue pulls a revolver on Lenny and again when she pulls the revolver on Doctor Fraser, the sound of the revolver cocking can be heard. However, the revolver is a double action only revolver which cannot be cocked without the trigger being pulled; it is difficult to pull the trigger without firing. See more »

Quotes

Ellie Johnson: [to Pumpkinhead] You's the devil, ain't ya? Take me home!
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Follows Pumpkinhead II: Blood Wings (1993) See more »

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Not as good as the last one
10 February 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I am not hampered by the memory of the original Pumpkinhead, so I have only Pumpkinhead II as comparison. It excels tremendously over this one.

The Doctor (Doug Bradley) and his family are selling body parts and have a barn full of uncremated bodies. It reminds me of the 339 bodies found at Tri-State Crematory in New York.

When the town finds out, and sees that the law will probably not do anything, they go looking for the local Marie Laveau, a witch that lives in the wood and can bring back Pumkinhead. There are serious consequences to doing that, but they have a taste for blood. They must be from Texas because they like killing people so much. Actually, it was filmed in Romania.

There just wasn't as good a story as Pumkinhead II, but the killing were a lot gorier. There was less eye-candy, too.


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