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Phantasm

Phantasm

Phantasm is a 1979 American horror film directed, written, photographed, co-produced, and edited by Don Coscarelli. It introduces the Tall Man, a supernatural and malevolent undertaker who turns the dead into dwarf zombies to do his bidding and take over the world. He is opposed by a young boy, Mike, who tries to convince his older brother Jody and family friend Reggie of the threat. Phantasm is a locally financed independent film; the cast and crew were mostly amateurs and aspiring professionals. Although reviews were mixed, it was successful and became a cult film. Both positive and negative reviews focused on the dream-like, surreal narrative and imagery. It has appeared on several ... more on Wikipedia

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