We are thrilled to announce that Phantasm veteran Christoper L. Stone has signed on to create the music score for Phantasm Ravager. Chris has been with the Phantasm series since the beginning. Chris actually worked on the original Phantasm designing custom sound effects. He collaborated with original Phantasm composer Fred Myrow on the Phantasm II […]
Phantasm: Ravager was shot in and around southern California over the past two years. “The Phantasm films have been a guerrilla operation for decades now, totally outside of the studio system,” Coscarelli said. “We do them for the fans, and I think Ravager will definitely please them. In the past few years several studios have […]
Ever wondered what Mike read when he wasn’t busy matching wits with the local mortician? The answer is My Name Is Legion by Roger Zelazny, a sci-fi anthology from 1976. The cover art is by The Brothers Hildebrandt, early poster artists for Star Wars. The over-arching story is described as: The protagonist of these stories […]
“Michael Pearson” by Phantasm 4/Bubba Ho-Tep Concept Artist Justin Zaharczuk caught my eye as a particularly striking piece of Phantasm art. The way Mike’s in muted color and separated from the dreamlike Morningside backdrop looks almost 3D. Click to enlarge. I asked Justin if he could provide some commentary on the piece’s origins: “It was […]
My apologies for lack of posts – have had some access problems with the blog, as the WordPress software it uses is quite old. Anyway here are some Phantasm archival materials courtesy of Leif Jonker: a newspaper ad for Avco Embassy’s The Fog/Phantasm double feature, and a sneak preview promotion.