From Beyond
From Beyond (1986)

From Beyond is where eccentric scientist Jeffrey Combs produces such creepy-crawlies as jellyfish, eels, and gland-like creatures. The conduit for these manifestations is a huge glass globe called the Resonator, with which Combs has been… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: September 11, 2007
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Critic Score: 71% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...a disappointing missed opportunity that never becomes the fun, fast-paced horror effort that one might've expected or hoped for.

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Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central

exceptional pulp

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Brian Webster
Apollo Guide

Has little to offer other than laughs at its campiness, and a reminder of how low budget filmmaking by those with higher aspirations looked, back in the day.

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Mike McGranaghan
Aisle Seat

From Beyond is just as unnerving now as it was in 1986. A boldly ambitious work of cinematic terror.

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Scott Weinberg

I'm not saying it's on the same level as Re-Animator, but From Beyond still ranks pretty damn high on Stuart Gordon's filmography.

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Stefan Birgir Stefansson

kick ass

Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

The tone is so ludicrous and deadpan that it practically invites a late night audience to laugh as well as scream.

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Jeremiah Kipp
Slant Magazine

Faithful to that netherworld of Lovecraft's fiction where otherworldly monsters lurk just under the fabric of our reality.

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Jon Niccum
Lawrence Journal-World

Another quirky horror gem from Stuart Gordon

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Flixster Audience Score: 69% Flixster User Reviews
Carlos Magalh„es
It grows tense and mysterious with excellent special effects and make-up while always holding our interest, but in the last half-hour it goes completely astray… More
Ken Stachnik
All you need to know is Jeffrey Combs sucks a woman's brains out... through her ocular socket. Why aren't you watching this right now?
Greg S
A pair of mad scientists develop a device that activates the pineal gland, allowing them access to the "beyond." This is an obvious attempt by… More
_kelly .King
In this far too liberal adaptation of Lovecraft's "From Beyond", the only highlight is the creature effects and the machine props/set, which will… More
Alex roy
Stuart Gordon has made a terrific film with Re-Animator continues that streak with From Beyond, another film based on the works of H.P Lovecraft. The result is… More
Conner Rainwater
Almost as amazing as the Re-Animator and certainly just as fun. It has the same great effects and twisted morals. Jeffrey Combs did it again, a priceless… More