Post Profile






Director Don Coscarelli on the Beginning and the End of His Cult Horror Series Phantasm

It’s a big week for fans of Don Coscarelli’s cult horror series, Phantasm, which began with the original film in 1979. That spooky, surreal tale of the Tall Man—cinema’s most sinister undertaker—just got a stunning restoration, thanks to mega-fan J.J. Abrams. And the fifth film, Phantasm: Ravager, also arrives to wrap up the series, featuring the final performance of Tall Man actor Angus Scrimm.
read more

share
See more about: Don Coscarelli

Related Posts


New 4K Stills From Don Coscarelli’s ‘Phantasm: Remastered’

Genres / Horror : Bloody-Disgusting Horror News

Don Coscarelli’s Phantasm, first released in 1979, underwent a meticulous 4K restoration from the original 35 mm camera negative by Bad Robot Productions. We have some new shots from the upgraded sci-fi horror film that’s premiering...

Phantasm: Restored and Phantasm: Ravager Finally Have Release Dates

Genres / Sci Fi : io9

We’ve been hearing about the J.J. Abrams-backed campaign to restore and re-release Don Coscarelli’s 1979 cult horror classic Phantasm for awhile—and our excitement ramped up when it screened at South By Southwest earlier this year. ...

‘Phantasm: Ravager’ Poster Teases Tall Man’s Final Game

Genres / Horror : Bloody-Disgusting Horror News

Well Go USA Entertainment recently announced its acquisition of North American rights for Don Coscarelli’s legendary Phantasm series, including an all-new 4K restoration of the original 1979 cult classic Phantasm: Remastered, never-...

Here’s the Tall Man in ‘Phantasm: Ravager’! (Images)

Genres / Horror : Bloody-Disgusting Horror News

Well Go USA Entertainment recently announced its acquisition of North American rights for Don Coscarelli’s legendary Phantasm series, including an all-new 4K restoration of the original 1979 cult classic Phantasm: Remastered, never-...

Don Coscarelli Explains Why JJ Abrams Helped Restore Cult Horror Movie Phantasm 

Genres / Sci Fi : io9

It’s already part of Star Wars: The Force Awakens lore that Captain Phasma is named after Don Coscarelli’s 1979 cult horror classic Phantasm. Obviously, JJ Abrams is a fan. But how did the restoration—and Abrams’ involvement—come ab...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC