Opens in October

Director: Stan Winston Run Time: 86 min. Format: 35mm Film Release Year: 1988

Starring: Cynthia Bain, Jeff East, Joel Hoffman, John D'Aquino, Kimberly Ross, Lance Henriksen

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In this cult classic, directed by effects legend Stan Winston (The Thing, The Terminator, Predator, etc, etc), Lance Henriksen stars as a backwoods dad who seeks vengeance on the city slickers that he blames for his son’s death. In his misguided thirst for revenge, he entreats a local witch to summon Pumpkinhead – a monstrous demon – and is blind to the consequences until it is too late.