Phantasm: Remastered – RRH #2

Phantasm: Remastered…you play a good game, boy. Thanks to Phantasm super fan J.J. Abrams and his team at Bad Robot, Phantasm: Remastered pops on-screen in 4K and booms in 5.1 DTS-HD MA.

During the COVID quarantine, Red River Horror podcast host Joe Zakrzewski and I made it a point to go back to our roots. We watched Phantasm II, III, IV and RaVager (for the first time). Then, last week, we capped it off by finally seeing the original Phantasm again. The 1979 original holds a special place in our hearts because we were both blown away by how good it was the first time we viewed it in the early 2000s. But this time, we peeled the wrapper off of Bad Robot’s Phantasm: Remastered.

Official Trailer for Phantasm: Remastered

Joe and Eddie determined that Don Coscarelli’s first horror film is not a cult classic…it is a horror classic. The Tall Man, brought to life by Angus Scrimm, is more menacing than ever in 4K. The music is literally taken to another level, with the classic score enhancing Mike, Jody and Reggie’s journey against The Tall Man and his minions.

If you’re listening, we thank you. But, beware — many spoilers ahead!

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31 Days of Halloween Part 1 – RRH #9 Red River Horror Podcast

It's the most wonderful time of the year…  Because 2020 has been such a rough year for many, we here at Red River Horror are expanding our coverage of this year's Halloween season.  Joe Zakrzewski and Eddie Caiazzo bring you "Red October" — the hand-selected films to be viewed from October 1-15, 2020.  BUT WAIT, there's more.  Joe and Eddie also welcome the newest contributor to Red River Horror, a friend of theirs known as Doctor Halloween.  Doctor Halloween provides his list you should view from October 1-15, 2020, and a glimpse into how his films for this year were selected.  This podcast will give you plenty to view in the first two weeks of horror's favorite month.  If it's Halloween and October that you want, your home for complete coverage is always www.RedRiverHorror.com.  Sit back, relax, grab your favorite fall beverage and enjoy Red River Horror's 31 Days of Halloween (Part 1) 
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Phantasm Remastered Poster - Red River Horror
Official Phantasm: Remastered Poster
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