In 1994, the horror genre was blessed with one of the most iconic and terrifying movies of all time – “The Crow”.
The movie revolves around the story of a young musician named Eric Draven, who is brutally murdered along with his girlfriend on the eve of their wedding day. A year later, Eric returns from the dead with supernatural powers to seek revenge on those who killed him and his beloved.
The movie features an outstanding cast led by Brandon Lee, who played the role of Eric Draven. Sadly, this was his last film as he died during filming due to a tragic accident. The other notable cast members include Ernie Hudson as Sergeant Albrecht, Michael Wincott as Top Dollar, and Bai Ling as Myca.
One of the most memorable aspects of “The Crow” is its hauntingly beautiful soundtrack. The movie’s soundtrack features songs from popular bands like Nine Inch Nails, The Cure, and Rage Against The Machine. The standout track has to be “Burn” by The Cure which plays during the movie’s climactic scene.
“The Crow” went on to become a cult classic and spawned several sequels and a TV series. It also became one of Brandon Lee’s most iconic performances and cemented his place in Hollywood history.
“The Crow” is an undeniable masterpiece that has stood the test of time. Its combination of horror elements, stunning visuals, incredible performances, and an unforgettable soundtrack make it a must-watch for any fan of the genre. So if you haven’t seen it yet or if you’re looking for something to re-watch this Halloween season – “The Crow” should definitely be on your list!