Demonstone (1989)

Australia,
88m
35mm film, colour
mono, English

An Australian horror film directed by Andrew Prowse.

Plot Summary

A man finds that his girlfriend has become possessed by a demon released from a stone unearthed during the excavation of ancient Chinese ruins.

Credits

Crew
Director: Andrew Prowse
Fries Entertainment, International Film Entertainment
Production Executive: Jack W. Haddox
Executive Producer: Brian Trenchard-Smith
Producers: Andrew Prowse, Antony I. Ginnane
Line Producers: Clark Henderson, Isabel Sumayao
Production Manager: Marietta Sta. Juana
Production Coordinator: Marites Mupas
Script: Frederick Bailey, David Philips, John Trayne
Additional Footage Director: Patrick J. Statham
2nd Unit Directors: Clark Henderson, Michael Thibault
1st Assistant Director: Allan Noble
2nd Assistant Director: Gus Alvarez
Script Supervisor: Michael Sta. Juana
Director of Photography: Kevan Lind
2nd Unit Director of Photography: Jun Pereira
Focus Pullers: Daniel Delina, Danny Viray
Chief Lighting Technician: Pepito Mirador
Gaffer: Jhonny Cecogo
2nd Unit Gaffer: Jun Mirador
Best Boy/Electrical: Robert Dalawis
Best Boy: Ian Orita
Key Grip: Rufo Orita
Grip: Ian Orita
Stills: Roger Robles
Editor: Michael Thibault
Assistant Editor: Richard Villa
Apprentice Editor: Norman R. Walker
Negative Cutter: David Parmenter
Music: Gary Stockdale
Music Recordist: Dave Ware
Music Mixer: Jeffrey Kenneth
Production Sound Mixer: Juanito Clemente
Boom Operator: Gavino Pascual
Sound Re-Recording Mixers: Andy Napell, John Brasher, Lars Nelson
Supervising Sound Editor: Reinhard Schreiner
Dialogue Editors: Bearin Santos, Kenny Weaver
ADR Editors: Cynthia Merrill, Jeff Mar
Sound Effects Editor: Colin Mahoney
Foley Editors: Cynthia Merrill, Jeff Mar
Foley Walkers: Cynthia Merrill, Sarah Ryan
Wardrobe Master: Ramon Alonzo
Make Up: Violy Puzon
Prosthetic Artist: Starr Jones
Special Effects Foreman: Ed Sto. Domingo
Title Designer: Bret Mixon
Art Director: Sammy Aranzamendez
Property Master: Ronnie Jakosalem
Transportation Captain: Danny De Leon
Locations: Manila, Metro Manila, Luzon, Philippines
Stunt Coordinator: Patrick J. Statham
Casting: Ricky Araneta, Eric Hahn, Rosemary Welden

Cast
R. Lee Ermey (Colonel Joe Haines)
Jan-Michael Vincent (Andy Buck)
Nancy Everhard (Sharon Gale)
Peter Brown (Admiral)
Pat Skipper (Tony McKee)
Joonee Gamboa (Senator Belfardo/chief pirate)
Joe Mari Avellana (Han Chin)
Rolando Tinio (Professor Olmeda)
Marilyn Bautista (Julie)
Frederick Bailey (navy doctor)
Pen Medina (General)
Cris Vertido (Sung Tzu)
Noel Colet (Esteban Belfardo)
Rina Reyes (Madeleine)
Rey Malte-Cruz (Roberto)
Lui Katana (Wu)
Monsour Del Rosario (Pablo)
Symon Soler (R.J. Belfardo)
Ryan Abastillas (street kid)
Jonic Magno (teenage shop worker)
Charles Nnebe (MP #1)
David Anderson (gunnery sergeant)
Eric Hahn (pilot)

Alternative Titles

Brandzeichen der H̦lle РWest Germany
Deathstone – UK
A Executora – Portugal
Heartstone – working title
Il sepolcro della vendetta – Italy

References

Books

  • Australia on the Small Screen 1970-1995 by Scott Murray pp.42-43. – credits
  • Horror and Science Fiction Films IV by Donald C. Willis p.127 – credits