From Beyond (1986) Poster



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Version of 

Banshee Chapter (2013)
Based on the same short story.


Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
Source of name Pretorius, who was not in the novel by Shelley
Psycho (1960)
The scene with Crawford running down the stairs at the beginning mirrors a scene in Psycho with Martin Balsam running down the stairs of the Bates Mansion.
Star Trek (1966) (TV Series)
During scenes in the mental hospital when Katherine meets Crawford for the first time and releases him as her patient, two automatic doors use the infamous door opening sound from Star Trek: The Original Series. The second instance is a reversed version of the sample.
Bloodsucking Freaks (1976)
Brain scene is referenced.
The Shining (1980)
Broken door scene is referenced.
Antropophagus (1980)
The infamous fetus scene is referenced.
Troll (1986)
Music is reused.

Referenced in 

Cameo: Candy (1986) (Video)
Listed on a movie theater marquee with "Top Gun" and "Stand by Me"
At the Movies: Cult Video (1987) (TV Episode)
Ghoulies II (1987)
The artwork for From Beyond (1986) is seen on one of the exterior walls of Satan's Den.
Buy & Cell (1988)
The same football jersey that Bubba wore in From Beyond (1986) is seen in the film.
Hellbound: Hellraiser II (1988)
The scene where Dr. Channard visits the insane inmates of the lower level of the hospital is similar to the scene in From Beyond where Dr. Katherine McMichaels visits Tillinghast at the hospital and peers into the neighbouring padded cells.
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998)
Psychoactive properties of the pineal gland mentioned in both movies.
Stargate SG-1: Sight Unseen (2002) (TV Episode)
Both plots revolve around devices that allow humans to perceive other dimensional creatures that cannot otherwise be seen.
The Eldritch Influence: The Life, Vision, and Phenomenon of H.P. Lovecraft (2003)
referenced when its director is given an award
Slither (2006)
Grant Grant's monstrous transformation is based after Dr. Pretorius return "from beyond."
Grindhouse (2007)
Both films featured doctors named Doctor Block/Bloch (pronounced the same), and the female Dr. Block appears to have been made up to look exactly like Barbara Crampton in From Beyond. Also, her son's line about "I'm going to eat your brain and gain your knowledge" is a reference to a major plot point in From Beyond.
Planet Terror (2007)
Both films feature doctors named Doctor Block/Bloch (pronounced the same), and the female Dr. Block appears to have been made up to look exactly like Barbara Crampton in From Beyond. Also, her son's line about "I'm going to eat your brain and gain your knowledge" is a reference to a major plot point in From Beyond.
Midnight Movie Review: From Beyond (2012) (TV Episode)
the film of this episode's topic.
80's Monster Claymation (2013) (Short)
A scene from this movie is remade in clay.
Blood Slaughter Massacre (2013)
VHS box seen on shelf in mom'n'pop rental place.
Tales from the Crawlspace with John Vulich (2013) (Short)
mentioned once
iMadman (2014) (Short)
Trivia Question
Best of the Worst: Ninja Movies (2014) (TV Episode)
DVD is shown.
Toys of Terror: The Making of 'Dolls' (2014) (Video)
mentioned once
Reading the Book of the Senseless (2015) (Short)
"Strictly [paragraph] from beyond" on Page 1.
Book of the Senseless (2015) (Short)
A reference is hidden in the Book of the Senseless.
Pop Culture Beast's Halloween Horror Picks: Castle Freak (2015) (TV Episode)
Ryan mentions film by name, and holds up DVD case.
Comedian Richard Sandling and Ashens Explore Bride of Re-Animator (2016) (TV Short)
Referenced as a lovecraftian film with Jeffrey Combs.
Beyond the Gates (2016)
Confirmed in commentary as inspiration for this movie's title.
Half in the Bag: Star Trek Beyond (2016) (TV Episode)
title is mentioned
Dimension 404: Cinethrax (2017) (TV Episode)
The projector uses Dr. Pretorius's Resonator
Révolution VHS (2017) (TV Movie)
Video cover is shown in archive footage
The Last Drive-In with Joe Bob Briggs: Re-Animator (2018) (TV Episode)
Joe Bob discusses the film.
The Last Drive-In with Joe Bob Briggs: Castle Freak (2019) (TV Episode)
Joe Bob and Barbara Crampton discuss the film.

Featured in 

Stephen King's World of Horror (1989) (TV Movie)
The Chronic Rift: Cyberpunk (1991) (TV Episode)
Featured as this week's Memorable Moment
Vospominaniya o 'Korovyem marshe' (1991) (TV Movie)
The characters watch this movie in the video room
Svengoolie: From Beyond (2002) (TV Episode)
This film is featured.
SexTV: Dark Desires: Sexuality in the Horror Film (2003) (TV Episode)
Clips from movie used in episode.
Interview with the Composer (2007) (Video)
clips shown
The Editing Room: Lost and Found (2007) (Video)
clips shown
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: From Beyond (2012) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
An Empire Production with Charles Band (2013) (Video)
clips shown
A Tortured Soul with Jeffrey Combs (2013) (Video)
clips shown
Paging Dr. McMichaels with Barbara Crampton (2013) (Video)
clips shown
The Comix Scrutinizer: Fish Police #1 (2015) (TV Episode)
clip featured
Hagan Reviews: From Beyond (2015) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Trailer Trauma 3: 80s Horrorthon (2017) (Video)
The film's theatrical trailer is featured.
re:View: Re-Animator and From Beyond (2017) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Best of the Worst: Hologram Man, Faust, and Blood Street (2018) (TV Episode)
movie clips are shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Deleted Movie Scenes that Crossed the Line (2018) (TV Episode)
The Eyeball Scene is #2.


Mary Poppins (1964)
Crawford's line "That will be quite enough of that" parodies a line from this movie.

Spoofed in 

Beyond Lovesauce (2007) (Short)
references the sexuality From Beyond injected into the original H.P. Lovecraft story.

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