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Plot: A research team finds a mysterious cylinder in a deserted church. If opened, it could mean the end of the world.
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Lovecraftian horror… very good
An old priest who belonged to a cryptic sect passes away. A new priest is assigned to the church and he discovers a bizarre basement with an even more bizarre object in its center – a big vat of green moving liquid. He summons the help of some investigators and the ensuing field study reveals some very frightening revelations about the liquid – it is the essence of Satan. Then the liquid leaks out of the canister…
After a few films in the studio system, most notably “Big Trouble in Little China,” which undeservedly flopped, Carpenter returned to his roots in small budgeted horror/thriller films. The result was this and it could have hardly been better. The infamous eerie music makes an especially profound effect in this film, which admittedly starts slow, but when it takes of it takes all of your nerves with it.
Unlike many horror popular films this film focuses very heavily on conversation. Atmosphere is of course put first, but the dialog is very interesting and makes for a film that is frightening on a thinking level. There are a well timed moments of violence, but it is on a intellectual level where this film scares the crap out of you. Carpenter must have done a good amount of research as the characters try to use various scientific concepts and terms to describe what they are slowly falling victim to. The dialog very heavily resembles H.P. Lovecraft’s writing, who was unrelenting in providing the rational and thought-out narration of his protagonist. One can bet that it is this element that made it necessary for this film to be made independently. The shock isn’t visceral, but no less effective.
The only downside are a few really goofy moments (“I said a rich doctor!”), but they are ultimately forgivable and are not as sorely out of place as you might think. 8/10
Rated R: horror violence
We watch a lot of churned out horrors over the years and this 1987 classic still stands out for me. I have have faith in God and this does not offend me, but creeps in as an alternative horror. With current technology and understanding in our universe, this film would make an amazing Remake if done well, cleverly done and big named actors in the mix this John Carpenter classic could be a massive hit. Please if anyone is thinking of a remake, Blumhouse or JCarpenter need total access. 10/10 for me.
Original Language en
Runtime 1 hr 42 min (102 min)
Director John Carpenter
Writer John Carpenter
Actors Donald Pleasence, Jameson Parker, Victor Wong, Lisa Blount
Awards 1 win & 1 nomination.
Production Company Alive Films
Sound Mix Ultra Stereo, 4-Track Stereo (Psycho Dynamism Sound) (Japan theatrical release), Dolby Atmos
Aspect Ratio 2.35 : 1
Camera Panavision Panaflex Gold, Panavision E-Series Lenses
Laboratory DeLuxe, Hollywood (CA), USA
Film Length 2,821 m (Spain)
Negative Format 35 mm
Cinematographic Process Digital Intermediate (4K) (2021 remaster), Dolby Vision, Panavision (anamorphic)
Printed Film Format 35 mm