Film Review: PumpkinHead (1988)

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SYNOPSIS: Seeking revenge on the city teens who inadvertently killed his only child, small-town shopkeeper Ed Harley (Lance Henriksen) enlists a local witch to unleash the titular demon on the adolescents. When Pumpkinhead’s otherworldly rage goes too far, Ed has a change of heart and tries to save the youngsters he wanted to punish but he’s lost control of the fiend. This 1989 horror film marks the directorial debut of special-effects whiz Stan Winston. REVIEW: … Continue reading

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Good ol PUMPKINHEAD Returns in Bluray HD!

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SCREAM FACTORY™ PRESENTS PUMPKINHEAD (COLLECTOR’S EDITION) ON BLU-RAY SEPTEMBER 9, 2014 For each of man’s evils a special demon exists…

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SCREAM FACTORY Announces PUMPKINHEAD And PUMPKINHEAD II Will Make The Trip To Blu

Leave it to SCREAM FACTORY to start gearing up for the Halloween season already! They announced today that they will be bringing both PUMPKINHEAD and PUMPKINHEAD II to Blu-ray this September. No cover art or anything yet, just this following paragraph: “Stan Winston’s 1988 monster film PUMPKINHEAD (one of our most highly-requested titles) will be coming to the ‘factory’ on Blu-ray for the first time this September! And…its 1993’s sequel PUMPKINHEAD II: BLOOD WINGS will … Continue reading

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The FX Shop: Interview – Alec Gillis (ADI)

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Alec Gillis knows his Monsters. The creator of Pumpkinhead, the Graboids from Tremors, and the Aliens and Predators for the last 20 years, Gillis has been busy. He came up in the school of Special Effects hard knocks, and now he’s calling the shots as co owner of Amalgamated Dynamics Inc. Having worked for ADI, I know the pains of being under the shadow of his iron fist. Let’s talk some sh*t with a dude that’s at the top … Continue reading

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