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
FEARnet

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
sbs.is

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
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
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
Anthony Lawrie
Stuart Gordon and Brian Yuzna do H.P Lovecraft, what's not to love? This is a 1980's horror spectacular, with loads of gore and creepiness. It's… 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?
Carlos Magalh„es
The movie grows tense and mysterious, using great special effects and always keeping our interest; but in the last half-hour it goes completely astray and over… 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