Equinox (1970)

Four teens head into a forest in search of a long-lost scientist (played by science fiction novelist Fritz Leiber). Monitoring the kids' every move is a forest ranger (Jack Woods), who is in reality the ancient demon god Asmodeus. When… More

Rated: PG
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Release Date: October 1, 1970
DVD Release Date: June 19, 2006
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Critic Score: 33% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central

A sharp rebuke to the type of cinephile who judges the temple of his experience too cramped and delicate to ever "stoop" to Ray Harryhausen or Italian zombie flicks

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A sci-fi film, originally started as a student project...

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Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

Engaging if erratic.

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James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

"amusingly ridiculous drive-in chiller"

Christopher Null

Talk to enough people and you can find someone willing to call just about anything a classic

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Flixster Audience Score: 28% Flixster User Reviews
Tim Salmons
Equinox is far from an amazing piece of celluloid like its cult fans would have you believe, but it's not altogether terrible either. It was cheerleaded by… More
Chris Browning
I can see why this has become a cult hit in later years, the film has an out there kind of plot that is strangely reminiscent of the Evil Dead franchise (Even… More
Aj V
This movie is totally stupid and cheesy, but it reminded me of a story I wrote in high school, so I kinda liked that my story was made into a movie in the 70s,… More
Eric Broome
The premise of "Equinox" (kids in the woods find mysterious, demonic book that summons supernatural monsters) presumably influenced Sam Raimi's… More