Easy to watch, good story and with a bit of humour thrown in. Instead, you have a ghost-buster Frank Bannister (Michael J. Word of mouth could have saved it if it had been a film worth bragging about. In order to navigate out of this carousel, please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. The critics were torn; Siskel and Ebert gave it two thumbs down. Fox: Comedy Favorites Collection (Bilingual), Friday The 13th The Ultimate Collection [Blu-ray]. Obviously, that didn't happen. Very misleading... Do yourself a favor, don't buy this DVD. This is a good film, but it's not a 5 star film in any way, unless all you're looking for is a live action cartoon. A horror anthology series, with each episode featuring a different eerie tale. Frank finds out something sinister is taking the lives of the people in his town and he has to figure out a way to stop it. I also loved the action setpieces. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on January 29, 2019. They replied informing me that the mistake was mine and not theirs. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on October 29, 2017, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on September 17, 2019, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on October 6, 2013. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 15 March 2018, up and till ordering this DVD it was a film I had been searching for sometime, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Video availability outside of United Kingdom varies. To complicate matters further, an insane FBI agent (an overwrought Jeffrey Combs) shows up with an instant vendetta against Bannister. Fox plays ex-architect and now psychic scamster Frank Bannister. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages that interest you. Fox, Trini Alvarado, Peter Dobson, John Astin, Dee Wallace Stone, Jeffrey Combs, R. Lee Ermey and Jake Busey. See reviews & details on a wide selection of Blu-ray & DVDs, both new & used. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. The director’s cut adds 13 minutes of deleted scenes back into the film. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on May 12, 2020. Fast, FREE delivery, video streaming, music, and much more. This is a cracking little film in which Mr Fox excels. Although I was slightly annoyed with the packaging (though I'm a neat freak with DVDS and any risk of scratches is on my radar) the set is incredibly impressive, the behind the scenes documentary is incredibly detailed and fits perfectly with a film more people should know about. Please try again. Second, (again Fox's character) does NOTHING to help himself through the whole movie! Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. guy who sees ghosts and has to stop something...didn't you read the back? They had one element too many and should have excised it from the story. Prepare to laugh and prepare to get the willies at the same time...enjoy! Seller Amazon. Down-on-his-luck ghost buster Michael J. One minute the spirits can affect some things, some people and Fox's character (I don't even remember his name) and next minute they can't, it's confusing. Select the department you want to search in. Even though the haunting scam Frank tried pulling always fell flat to me, I still thought the movie was funny. Peter Jackson truly never disappoints and this film is no exception. When people think of Michael J. As expected. BEWARE this DVD will NOT play on DVDs in USA and Canada. The story is the undoing of this film. Sign in to see videos available to you. A whole lot of cool images, moving pictures and sound. The Frighteners is a 1996 comedy horror film directed by Peter Jackson and co-written with Fran Walsh. Rentals include 30 days to start watching this video and 48 hours to finish once started. © 2008-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Select the department you want to search in. They say it is clearly stated that this DVD will not play on DVDS in USA and Canada. One of Michael J. I contacted the seller complaining that a mistake had been made. The Frighteners isnt really a scary movie. This is an underrated supernatural comedy drama - also good if you have a thing for Michael J Fox's boyish looks! Travelling or based outside United Kingdom? :), Reviewed in the United States on September 29, 2019. But in general a good purchase! It also analyses reviews to verify trustworthiness. Sorry, there was a problem saving your cookie preferences. Product Details clearly states that the subtitles are in Spanish and French Canadian, meaning a North American audience.