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Rating: 7 stars

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NWI Chicago murder urban legend

Seen 2 times

Seen on: 07/13/2012, 12/16/2010 (rewatch)

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Candyman (1992)

Directed by Bernard Rose

Horror | Mystery

Most recently watched by sleestakk, schofizzy, Javitron, sensoria, sleestakk, sleestakk, sensoria

Overview

The Candyman, a murderous soul with a hook for a hand, is accidentally summoned to reality by a skeptic grad student researching the monster’s myth.

Rated R | Length 100 minutes

Actors

Xander Berkeley | Stanley DeSantis | Michael Culkin | Ted Raimi | Virginia Madsen | Tony Todd | Rusty Schwimmer | Kasi Lemmons | Bernard Rose | Carolyn Lowery | Eric Edwards | Gilbert Lewis | Diane Peterson | DeJuan Guy | Fred Sanders | Doug MacHugh | Ria Pavia | Baxter Harris | Vanessa Williams | Marianna Elliott | Ray Etheridge | Michael Laren | Adam Philipson | Kenneth A. Brown | Mika Quintard | Sarina C. Grant | Lisa Ann Poggi | Antoinette Rogers | Laura Bennecke | Mark Daniels | Michelle Blackwell | Caron Strong | Barbara Alston | Latesha Martin | Lanesha Martin | Glenda Starr Kelly | Caesar Brown | Terrence Riggins | John Rensenhouse | Carol Harris

Viewing Notes

Great to revisit this Chicago-set horror! Since the main setting is Cabrini Green housing project, which doesn’t exist anymore, this is a bit of a snapshot of a certain time in Chicago that can’t ever exist again.

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