"Creepshow 2" is divided into three stories, conducted by a leading segment where a boy that loves the horror comic book Creepshow buys seeds of carnivorous plant and is bullied by four teenagers. Meanwhile the Creep tells the tales of Creepshow: (1) "Old Chief Wood'nhead" - The elders Ray (George Kennedy) and Martha Spruce (Dorothy Lamour) have lived their whole life and raised their family with their small store in an Arizona town. Now the town is economically decadent and Ray gives credit to his costumers including the Indians of Ben Whitemoon's tribe. When Ray is repairing the wooden statue of an old chief in the front door, Ben (Frank Salsedo) arrives and asks him to keep the jewels of his tribe as a guarantee for their debts. However, Ben's nephew Sam (Holt McCallany) unexpectedly arrives with two other punks to steal Ray, and he kills the elders. They expect to travel to Hollywood, but the Old Chief Wood'nhead will not let them go. (2) "The Raft" - The teenagers Deke (Paul ...Written by
Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Although the film consists of only three short horror stories, and the wrap-around animation story, there were, just like in Creepshow (1982), originally five stories written. One of these, "The Cat From Hell", was later used in the the similar anthology film, Tales from the Darkside: The Movie (1990), and directed by John Harrison. The other story originally intended to be in this movie was the Stephen King short story, "Pinfall", about ghostly rival bowling teams. See more »
When Fatso is eating chicken from his seat in his caravan, Old Chief Woodn'head shoots 3 arrows, (one into his chest, one into his left hand, and one into his head). In the head shot, the cap he is wearing is raised, making it clearly visible that the arrow head shot did not go through his head, but above it, therefore exposing the bloody makeup effect. See more »
[Ben bids farewell to Old Chief Woodenhead]
Now... may your spirit rest, old warrior. Hagoonee. Hagoonee...
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.After the credits are over the following text appears: "Juvinile delinquency is the product of pent up frustrations, stored up resentments and bottled up fears, it is not the product of cartoons and captions, but the comics are a handy, obvious, and uncomplicated scapegoat. If the adults who crusade against them would only get steamed up over much basic causes of delinquency as parental ignorance, indifference, and cruelty. they might discover that comic books are no more then a menace than "Treasure Island" or "Jack the giant killer" Colliers magazine 1949 See more »
When initially released to Blu-ray in Germany, it was heavily cut down by almost 10 minutes. See more »
Nevermind what the guy above me wrote... after all, he did actually complain that leslie nielsen wasn't in it. Makes me wonder if he thought he was commenting on Spaceballs.
The original Creepshow was a landmark in horror film history, and the second installment only adds to the glory of the first. It had 3 stories instead of 5 like the first one, but that's probably because they are longer tales. When I look back at the history of horror films, this one is always one of the first that I think of. This is a must have for any collector or film lover.
One last thing... Thanks for the ride, lady!
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