Gary Arnold, in his review for The Washington Post, wrote, "What one confronts in Creepshow is five consistently stale, derivative horror vignettes of various lengths and defects". It contains all of the special features included on the special two-disc edition which was released in 2007. The film contained only three tales of horror (due to budget constraints) as opposed to the original's five stories. The site's consensus reads: "It's uneven, as anthologies often are, but Creepshow is colorful, frequently funny, and treats its inspirations with infectious reverence. Later, the two lovers return as a pair of waterlogged, seaweed-covered revenants intent on revenge. Scream Factory re-released the film on Blu-ray with new special features on October 23, 2018. However, Pratt's body soon begins to contort as roaches burst out of his mouth and body, re-enveloping the panic room. Gremlins • Upson Pratt is a cruel, ruthless businessman whose mysophobia has him living in a hermetically sealed apartment outfitted with electric locks and surveillance cameras. " In the final scene of the segment—in which the room is almost filled with cockroaches—many of the apparent insects were actually nuts and raisins, as specified by Tom Savini. Several additional locations were also used for filming: In a 2015 interview with The A.V. , On August 3, 2019, Universal Parks & Resorts announced that Creepshow would be coming to Halloween Horror Nights exclusively at its Universal Studios Hollywood theme park. Evil Dead • Several additional locations were also used for filming: In a 2015 interview with The A.V. The pilot was directed by Wilmer Valderrama and features Michael Madsen. The owner of Red Shirt Pictures, Michael Felsher is responsible for the special edition, the documentary and audio commentary in particular. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Friday the 13th • I got in a wetsuit and climbed in, and somebody would reach down with an oxygen tank ventilator thingy, and I'd breathe, and then they'd take that out. Vickers sets up closed-circuit TV cameras so he can watch them die from the comfort of his well-appointed beach house. , The film has become a cult horror classic. He returns to assure Stanley that the creature is no more. Two of these stories were adapted from King's short stories, with the film bookended by prologue and epilogue scenes featuring a young boy named Billy (played by King's son, Joe), who is punished by his abusive father for reading horror comics.  In his review for Time, Richard Corliss wrote, "But the treatment manages to be both perfunctory and languid; the jolts can be predicted by any ten-year-old with a stop watch.  In his review for The New York Times, Vincent Canby wrote, "The best things about Creepshow are its carefully simulated comic-book tackiness and the gusto with which some good actors assume silly positions. Scene (1 10) Movieclips, Creepshow (1982) - Joining the Family Cemetery Scene (2 10) Movieclips, Creepshow (1982) - Grandpa is Back Scene (3 10) Movieclips, Creepshow (1982) - Happy Father's Day Scene (4 10) Movieclips, Creepshow (1982) - The Lonesome Death of Jordy Verrill Scene (5 10) Movieclips, Creepshow (1982) - We're Already Dead Scene (6 10) Movieclips, https://creepshow.fandom.com/wiki/Creepshow_Wiki?oldid=3939. The two decide to open the crate and it is found to contain a multi-fanged ape-like creature (Darryl Ferrucci), which despite its diminutive size promptly kills and entirely devours Mike, leaving behind only his boot. Creepshow is a 1982 American horror comedy anthology film directed by George A. Romero and written by Stephen King, making this film his screenwriting debut.The film's ensemble cast includes Hal Holbrook, Adrienne Barbeau, Fritz Weaver, Leslie Nielsen, Ted Danson and E. G. Marshall, as well as King himself (King's acting debut actually came a year prior in the Romero film Knightriders). Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. One side was the 1.85:1 transfer (widescreen) version of the film and the other side was the full-screen version. The source of the noise turns out to be The Creep, the host of the comic book, beckoning him to come closer. He starts to take a bath, and he is cautioned by the ghost of his father that the plant wants water and to not get in the tub. Just click on the. Such as a finger, like the digit of a witch or some creature, that he found in the street. Anyone can edit, and if you see something you want to add or add on to- please do. Stanley flees to inform his friend and colleague at the university, the mild-mannered Professor Henry Northrup. The film is an homage to the EC horror comics of the 1950s, such as Tales from the Crypt, The Vault of Horror and The Haunt of Fear.  Adrienne Barbeau will return in a new role, and Tobin Bell will contribute a role. No other special features have ever been released with the Region 1 version. " In the final scene of the segment—in which the room is almost filled with cockroaches—many of the apparent insects were actually nuts and raisins, as specified by Tom Savini. I got in a wetsuit and climbed in, and somebody would reach down with an oxygen tank ventilator thingy, and I'd breathe, and then they'd take that out. Stanley, now traumatized and hysterical, babbles to Northrup that the monster must be disposed of somehow.  The series spawned a tie-in novel from Scholastic Books entitled Creepshow: The Taker, featuring two novellas inspired from the show. Again the only special feature is the film's trailer. They also see an advertisement for a voodoo doll but lament that the order form has already been redeemed. Creepshow (1982) - Where's My Cake? Shudder's series Creepshow introduced audiences to an adorable little alien creature named Bob in season 1, episode 2, "The Finger". A continuation of the first two films in the Creepshow franchise (Creepshow and Creepshow 2), the series featured six episodes with two horror stories per episode. Grantham slowly avenges himself on Bedelia and the rest of his scheming heirs, killing them off one by one before finally attaining his Father's Day cake, topped with Sylvia's severed head. Later, the two lovers return as a pair of waterlogged, seaweed-covered revenants intent on revenge.  Each episode of the series will consist of two stories. Creepshow (2019) - Official Trailer HD A Shudder Original Series, Creepshow (1982) - Where's My Cake?