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Pumpkinhead Remake May Be On The Way From Paramount Players
Pumpkinhead may be returning The original film starred Lance Hendrickson and was directed by Stan Winston in 1988 It was about a "grieving father who conjures up the titular monster in an effort to kill those who took his young son from him." It featured some of the best creature work and practical effects of[...]
Pumpkinhead Returns With A Brand New 1/4 Scale Statue from PCS
Someone has summoned the Pumpkinhead demon once again as PCS Collectibles reveals their newest 1/4th scale statue Coming in at 27" tall and 19" wide, this massive statue showcases the eerie demon from the hit cult classic horror film Pumpkinhead The demon is beautifully sculpted with high attention to detail as the creature stands on[...]
'Pumpkinhead' is Being Remade, News to Follow Soon
Pumpkinhead is one of those unsung 80's horror films that really does not get its due Featuring absolutely stellar creature effects, a better script and story than most horror films, and a great performance from Lance Henriksen, it should be held in much higher regard than it is Now, Saw producer Peter Block is teasing[...]
Ghoul Log
It is more suspenseful than most films you would see today, and while some of the scenes could have been lit more, this is one of the better "based on a true story" drive-in style horror flicks of the 70's. Pumpkinhead– Hulu, Amazon This one has some of the best practical effects in horror history, by the[...]
Pumpkinhead #5 cover by Kyle Strahm
[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Pumpkinhead is being hunted by the other demons, and every wound he takes also affects the person who summoned him This slows down the group, but the Sheriff, Haggis, and the others must find the other witches who summoned the demons The Greed Demon is on their trail, and time is running out[...]
Pumpkinhead #4 cover by Kyle Strahm and Greg Smallwood
Haggis is on the run from another of the demons, and Pumpkinhead arrives to fight it in her stead The demon of avarice is after the Kinkade's, but the Sheriff and her deputy fight it off for as long as they can. Pumpkinhead #4 cover by Kyle Strahm and Greg Smallwood Pumpkinhead #4 provides what I had[...]
Comic Book Wins and Losses, Week of May 9th, 2018: No Justice for Deadpool
While Brian Haberlin's artwork is brilliant, it doesn't fix the boring plot. Pumpkinhead #3 Cover by Kyle Strahm and Greg Smallwood 4. Pumpkinhead #3 What could have been a brilliantly fun action-horror comic is held back by the comic's need to keep multiple plates spinning, diffusing any momentum and tension On top of that, the art becomes shaky in parts and[...]
Pumpkinhead #3 Cover by Kyle Strahm and Greg Smallwood
Elsewhere, Pumpkinhead is closing in on Clayton and the remaining Bellworths, but the other demons have been summoned The demons for Sloth, Lust, and Envy are attacking the Vengeance demon, Pumpkinhead Another assails the Kinkades while the Sheriff, Deputy Darryl, and Bunt are there. Pumpkinhead #3 Cover by Kyle Strahm and Greg Smallwood Pumpkinhead #3 kicks up[...]
Pumpkinhead #2 Cover by Kyle Strahm and Greg Smallwood
[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Pumpkinhead closes in on Clayton Reese and his associates After a bloodbath, Clayton and his two guardians escape the farm and get in contact with someone who could help stop Pumpkinhead Back in town, the sheriff and her deputy stumble across the massacre at Reese's hideout thanks to a drug bust This leads them[...]
Pumpkinhead #1 cover by Kelley Jones and Chris O'Halloran
The local sheriff's department is having trouble tracking down the perpetrator, who we are shown is a skinhead now hiding out in a cabin with family. The grandfather of the murdered kids finds the now-aged Haggis and requests that she takes care of the murderer. Pumpkinhead #1 cover by Kelley Jones and Chris O'Halloran Disclosure time: I've not[...]
Exclusive First Look at Dynamite's Action, Horror, and Fantasy Titles Shipping in May 2018
These include Battlestar Galactica vs Battlestar Galactica #5, James Bond: the Body #5, Pumpkinhead #4 and Swashbucklers: the Saga Continues #2. BATTLESTAR GALACTICA VS BATTLESTAR GALACTICA #5 Cover A: Adam "Mojo" Lebowitz | Cover B: Johnny Desjardins | Cover C: Michael Adams | Cover D: Roberto Castro | Writer: Peter David | Art: Johnny Desjardins The ultimate showdown[...]
Exclusive First Look at Dynamite's Media Tie-In Titles Shipping in April 2018
These include Agent 47, Battlestar Galactica, and Pumpkinhead. BATTLESTAR GALACTICA VS BATTLESTAR GALACTICA #4 Cover A: Adam "Mojo" Lebowitz Cover B: Johnny Desjardins Cover C: Michael Adams "Boomer" Action Figure Cover Cover D: Roberto Castro "Boomer" Split Cover Writer: Peter David Art: Johnny Desjardins Count Baltar has returned, and who know what plans he has for Gaius as he springs him from prison[...]
Cullen Bunn Gets Into the Holiday Spirit with Pumpkinhead
Just in time for the Christmas holiday season we have an interview with writer Cullen Bunn about his upcoming Pumpkinhead series for Dynamite Entertainment Because, as Al Jourgensen says, Everyday is Halloween. DAN WICKLINE: Horror is a genre where the icons are the killers and the heroes are oft forgotten or replaced What do you see[...]
Pop Culture
These include Pumpkinhead #2, Agent 47: Birth of a Hitman #5, and James Bond: The Body #3. AGENT 47: BIRTH OF THE HITMAN #5 Cover A: Jonathan Lau | Cover B: Gameplay | Cover Writer: Chris Sebela | Art: Ariel Medel As the only remaining survivor of the Institute, 47's role as Dr Ort-Meyer's weapon is put to[...]
Exclusive First Look: Pumpkinhead #1 from Cullen Bunn and Blacky Shepherd
Dynamite Entertainment has sent over an exclusive first look at their new comic series based on the classic horror movie Pumpkinhead The series is being written by Cullen Bunn and drawn by Blacky Shepherd and Kyle Strahm There will be covers by Kelley Jones, Ken Haeser and a photo cover as well as retailer incentive[...]
Their partnership with Metro-Goldwyn Mayer Pictures to do comic books based on the cult classic Pumpkinhead moves forward, as writer Cullen Bunn (Deadpool, Micronauts) has been tapped for the new series The new horror tale is expected to hit stores in February 2018. In the original Pumpkinhead film, a group of teenagers inadvertently kill a young[...]
Here's a bit of breaking news before SDCC: Dynamite Entertainment has just signed an agreement with MGM for the rights to do comics and graphic novels based on the 1988 horror film Pumpkinhead The original film was directed by the legendary Stan Winston and starred Lance Henriksen, John D'Aquino and Kerry Remsen It led to[...]
Booze Geek – Pumking And Pumpkinhead
By Dylan Gonzalez Beer: Pumking Brewery: Southern Tier Brewing Company Pumking, if memory serves correct, was my introduction to pumpkin beer.  Pumpkin beer has been around for hundreds of years, but recently has caught on amongst the fall seasonal and Oktoberfest brews.  As I said with my last entry, working in a liquor store means we get a[...]