Okay, time to serve some justice. You've been sentenced to my Top 10 Most "Captivating" Prison Films, presented in order of release.
01/15/2014 - 4:00pm
I just completed a new draft of a screenplay that sent me researching paranormal investigators of the 1970s. This put my eyeballs on the bios of ghost hunters Ed and Lorraine Warren, founders of the New England Society for Psychic Research, established in 1952.
01/09/2014 - 3:30pm
At the close of 2013, the two films that seemed to define the year for me were China White Serpentine, a film I co-directed with Robin Garrels, and We Are What We Are, a film for which I directed 2nd Unit.
12/30/2013 - 1:30pm
Born Vladimir Ivanovich Leventon in Russia in 1904, film producer Val Lewton (the pseudonym he is best known by) is an often-overlooked but potent contributor to horror cinema history.
12/20/2013 - 12:30pm
Some horror cinema relics from the 30s and 40s are widely celebrated today, most notably the Universal monsters.
12/11/2013 - 12:00pm
The weather outside is frightful. In honor of this frosty time o' year, let's come in outta the cold, thaw out by a nice fire, and get the blood pumpin' with some bone-chilling horror films. I surveyed over five billion people, and using an equation only the world’s top scientists can comprehend, I arrived at the following list of the top fifteen wintery films that use snow, ice, and/or plummeting temperatures to ramp up the atmosphere, peril, and/or terror. They are listed in order of release.
12/04/2013 - 6:00pm
I've known Mr. Jason Christ for 18 years... longer, if you go by his version of the story instead of mine.
12/03/2013 - 8:00pm
Last month, Dark Sky Films and XYZ Films announced the production of an historic film: Xx, the first horror anthology written and directed entirely by women. Filmmaker Jovanka Vuckovic is one of the directors on this trail-blazing film - and she's in good company.
11/27/2013 - 6:00pm
One of my primary tasks last month was creating a "lookbook" for a film project I currently have in development. I've noticed that making a lookbook to lure investors or production companies to a film project has become more common in recent years.