“Phantasm” quotes

Movie Phantasm
Title Phantasm
Year 1979
Director Don Coscarelli
Genre Sci-Fi, Horror, Fantasy
Plot – While spying on his brother Jody during the funeral of their friend Tommy, 13-year-old Mike discovers that a big man is stealing the coffin to take it to a lonely house. The boy sneaks in the house and discovers the presence of aggressive dwarfs. Jody, informed by his brother, also goes to the house and remains shocked by the discovery.
All actors – A. Michael Baldwin, Bill Thornbury, Reggie Bannister, Kathy Lester, Terrie Kalbus, Kenneth V. Jones, Susan Harper, Lynn Eastman-Rossi, David Arntzen, Ralph Richmond, Bill Cone, Laura Mann
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  • “You play a good game, boy, but the game is finished. Now you die.”
    Angus Scrimm - The Tall Man
    [Tag:death, game, threat]
  • “Now, remember. You don't aim a gun at a man unless you intend to shoot him. And, you don't shoot a man unless you intend to kill him. No warning shots.”
    Bill Thornbury - Jody
    [Tag:killing, weapons]
  • “There's this door down here, and I bet there's something behind it.”
    A. Michael Baldwin - Mike
    [Tag:curiosity, place]
  • “You listening to me? No warning shots. Warning shots are bullshit. You shoot to kill, or you don't shoot at all.”
    Bill Thornbury - Jody
    [Tag:killing, weapons]
  • “- Mike: First he took mom and dad, then he took Jody, now he's after me.
    - Reggie: Mike, that tall man of yours did not take Jody away. Jody died in a car wreck.”

    A. Michael Baldwin - Mike
    Reggie Bannister - Reggie
  • “- Jody: What's out there?
    - Mike: I don't know. It was little, brown and low to the ground.
    - Jody: It was probably just a gopher in heat.”

    Bill Thornbury - Jody
    A. Michael Baldwin - Mike
    [Tag:animals, sex]