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Final Pumpkinhead DVD Art





Pumpkinhead: 20th Anniversary EditionMGM has had two versions of the DVD art for Pumpkinhead: 20th Anniversary Edition out there for a while now, neither of which were what one would call ideal. STYD have officially confirmed that the artwork you see to your right (click to make it bigger) is, indeed, the real deal.

Pumpkinhead will get its much-deserved special edition release on September 9th, 2008; click here to pre-order your copy via Evilshop now! In case you had forgotten, the brand-new SE will come with the following specs.

  • Commentary by co-screenwriter Gary Gerani and creature and FX creators Tom Woodruff, Jr. and Alec Gillis; moderated by filmmaker Scott Spiegel
  • All-new featurettes
  • Pumpkinhead Unearthed
  • Evolution of a Demon
  • The Cursed and the Damned
  • The Tortured Soul of Ed Harley
  • Constructing Vengeance
  • Razorback Holler
  • Demonic Toys
  • Behind-The-Scenes Footage
  • Still Gallery
  • Good stuff! Now we just wait patiently for the 20th Anniversary edition of Pumpkinhead II: Blood Wings!

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    syd13's picture

    just checked the link i posted below, and apparently it doesnt work...so if anybody wants to see what i was talking about, just google "pumpkinhead original poster art" and look at the images. its a pretty decent one of the demons hands holding a nasty looking pumpkin...anyway, its better than the neon job we're getting.


    Submitted by syd13 on Wed, 08/13/2008 - 12:49pm.
    Johnny Butane's picture

    Yeah, I was kidding....


    Submitted by Johnny Butane on Wed, 08/13/2008 - 10:33am.

    Personally I think I like the cover art, though it isn't as cool as the older one below:

    http://www.ivoryglare.com/Pumpkinhead.jpg

    But it's certainly a lot better than this one:

    http://www.fearscene.com/mib/pumpkinhead.jpg

    It is sad about Stan Winston, I hope there's some good behind the scenes video of him in action since he won't be on the commentary.

    And why on earth would you want a special edition of Pumpkinhead II?? That has to be the worst one in the entire series!! Ashes to Ashes did the best job at trying to get the thematic elements, tone, and continuity right. It's the only sequel I'll ever watch and own (even with the bad cgi).


    Submitted by Justin Warren on Wed, 08/13/2008 - 10:08am.
    Sirand's picture

    Winston died literaly right when we stopped shooting. But this DVD will be a nice dedication to his memory.


    Submitted by Sirand on Wed, 08/13/2008 - 10:00am.

    It's a shame Stan Winston was taken from us before he could contribute to this project :-(


    Submitted by PelusaMG on Wed, 08/13/2008 - 9:20am.
    syd13's picture

    That is some lame cover art. I googled the original poster art and came up with this:

    http://www.impawards.com/1988/posters/pumpkinhead.jpg

    I applaud MGM for releasing an SE of this movie at all, but I wish they would hire better artists.


    Submitted by syd13 on Wed, 08/13/2008 - 7:26am.

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