While I found the quality of this entry not match the previous two, still it's an entertainingly non-stop ride in the quest to stop the Tall Man. [5], The film won Fangoria's Chainsaw Award for best limited-release film.

A new Tall Man appears and watches as Tim is captured and killed. A teenage boy and his friends face off against a mysterious grave robber known only as the Tall Man, who keeps a lethal arsenal of terrible weapons with him. Can two college drop-outs save humanity from this silent, otherworldly invasion?

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Reggie catches it in a plunger and they manage to submerge it into the nitrogen tank. Phantasm 3: Lord of the Dead (205) IMDb 6.1 1h 31min 2016 R In HD for the first time, brothers Mike and Jody reunite to help their friend Reggie (Reggie Bannister) destroy The Tall Man (Angus Scrimm) once and for all. Immediately after his apparent demise at the end of Phantasm II, a new Tall Man emerges from a dimensional portal. At night, Jody appears to Reggie in a dream and takes him to the Tall Man's lair, where they rescue Mike. So far I've enjoyed every one. The Tall Man tries to follow, but Reggie closes the portal, severing the Tall Man's hands.

After fighting off the Tall Man's minions, including the undead looters, they enter a large mortuary. [5], Rotten Tomatoes reports that Phantasm III received a positive review from 40% of ten surveyed critics, and the average rating was 4.57/10. Mike travels through time and dimensions to find the Tall Man's origins. The three join forces, come upon a convoy of hearses driven by Gravers, and decide to follow them.

The trio crash into the embalming room, where the Tall Man is operating on Mike's head. At Reggie's house, the Tall Man arrives via dimensional fork, fights off Reggie, transforms Jody into a charred sphere, and draws Mike through the gate with him. Immediately after his apparent demise at the end of the previous film, a new Tall Man emerges from his dimension fork. The lively special effects and make-up FX were effectively executed, where it becomes more and more a centre piece with the lethal flying spheres, dimension portals and the legion of dead serving under the Tall Man.

After they have buried the looters in the yard, Tim tells Reggie how the Tall Man took his parents and destroyed the town. Jody explains that the Tall Man is amassing an army to conquer dimensions.

A bunch of city slickers from different backgrounds go into the wild mountains to be one with nature, but basically to have a good time. The film stars Angus Scrimm as the Tall Man, Reggie Bannister, and A. Michael Baldwin. These two bring biting persona's.

While Reggie, Rocky, and Tim are separated and attacked by the looters, Mike consults with the Jody-sphere in a psychic link.

Reggie tries to warn them, but Tanesha is killed by the sphere. A. Michael Baldwin isn't in it as much (which the chemistry between Mike and Reggie isn't as prominent) and Bill Thornbury reprises his role in rather an innovative manner. After Mike spends two years comatose in the hospital, he has a near death experience in which his dead brother Jody and the Tall Man appear. Phantasm III: Lord of the Dead (also known as Phantasm III) is a 1994 American science fantasy horror film and the second sequel in the Phantasm series, written and directed by Don Coscarelli. Reggie enters a mausoleum and is confronted by a sphere, but he is subdued by two young women, Tanesha and Rocky, before he can destroy it. Reggie finds Liz dead but saves Mike from the Tall Man by threatening to kill them all with a grenade. Written by

The final installment of the long-running Phantasm series. A man struggles to save his family from the strange and deadly occurrences in the castle they've inherited. In both markets, Phantasm III was the highest-grossing film the two weeks it played. Upon arriving in the deserted town, he is captured by three looters, who lock him in the trunk of his 1970 'Cuda. Mike and Reggie continue to hunt the mysterious Tall Man, discovering along the way that the invasion has already begun. Tim reports that Mike tried to warn him, but they find out too late that there are dozens of spheres left, and Reggie is pinned to the wall by them.

As he explains, they witness him removing the brain of a newly shrunken dwarf and placing it into a sphere thus turning the body into a drone and the mind into a killer.

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[3] The film was released direct-to-video in October 1994. It is followed by Phantasm IV: Oblivion. In the morning, Reggie and Tim find the three graves empty and their hearse gone.

Mike tries to give a message to Tim, warning him that "there are thousands of them", but Mike is paralyzed by the Tall Man.

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below. Jody imparts some cryptic words on Reggie and assures him they'll be in touch before transforming and leaving too. Tim reports that Mike tried to warn him, but they find out too late that there are thousands of spheres waiting to attack, and Reggie is pinned to the wall by them. [6] Scott Weinberg of Fearnet wrote that while the sequels lack the punch of the original, they're still fun.