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Demon Wind (1990)

With the need to investigate the mysterious death of his grandparents, Cory and his friends assemble back to the old farm where it all began, sixty years earlier.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Eric Larson ... Cory
Francine Lapensée Francine Lapensée ... Elaine (as Francine Lapensee)
Rufus Norris ... Harcourt
Jack Vogel Jack Vogel ... Stacy
Stephen Quadros ... Chuck
Mark David Fritsche Mark David Fritsche ... Jack
Sherry Leigh ... Bonnie (as Sherry Bendorf)
Bobby Johnston Bobby Johnston ... Dell
Lynn Clark ... Terri
Richard Gabai ... Willy
Mia M. Ruiz Mia M. Ruiz ... Reena (as Mia Ruiz)
Kym Santelle Kym Santelle ... Harriet
Stella Kastner Stella Kastner ... Regina (Farm Woman)
Axel Toowey Axel Toowey ... George (Farm Husband)
Jake Jacobson Jake Jacobson ... Cory's Father
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Cory and friends visit a broken down old shack in the middle of nowhere to investigate the mysteries of his past. After realizing that his grandparents dabbled in black magic, demons and the undead begin to attack, taking Cory's friends down one by one. Written by Allan Church <AllanHC96@AOL.COM>

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Now You See it. Now You don't. Now You're DEAD! See more »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 July 1990 (West Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Demoniczny wiatr See more »

Filming Locations:

Thousand Oaks, California, USA

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Sound Mix:

4-Track Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.85 : 1
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Bearing freezing temperatures, snow drifts and gusting winds which knocked over sets, it was a difficult shoot for the cast and crew, and scenes had to be revised on the spot to accommodate the weather. See more »

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Dell: Come on chicken shit. I'll shove that karate stuff up your ass!
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Dark, Brooding, Low-Budget Horror- Pretty Entertaining
24 March 2010 | by Alien_I_CreatorSee all my reviews

Demon Wind is a low budget creepfest from the very early 1990s which is surprisingly well made, for the most part.

It deals with a guy named Corey who is seeking out his mysterious ancestral past. Corey's father and several other members of his family met with horrible fates in an old farmhouse where they lived. Guided by visions and a burning curiosity, Corey decides to go to the abandoned farm along with a pack of friends to investigate. Upon arrival, an old man, who says that he was a witness to very gruesome happenings at the old farmhouse, tells them that the place is cursed and that the Devil himself is said to possess the land. The old man advises turning back and forgetting the whole thing, but Corey insists that his fate lies within the old house.

Of course, things get bad from there onward. Without spoiling too much, they encounter demon hordes, magic spells, phantom fog, and a lot of them die very horrible deaths. The film's atmosphere is very dark and chilling, especially the first half. The make-up and gore effects are really great and bring to mind movies like Night of the Demons and The Evil Dead. The film is not without its flaws, though. The special camera effects are really cheap and schlocky. The script is pretty stupid at times, more so in the second half. And there are plot holes aplenty.

I had a great time with it, though. Taken at face value, this cheap flick is pretty entertaining. If you are a fan of stuff like the Evil Dead movies or Hellraiser, I would recommend you check it out.


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