For many in the film biz, the balance between commerce and art is a difficult one to find. Too many film producers are interested in generating a product that sells specifically because it fits into the packaging of previous financial successes.
06/13/2013 - 12:00pm
Presented here in order of release, these were the movies that re-set the rules, re-defined the motion picture zombie, and re-routed the evolution of the living dead on film.
06/06/2013 - 2:00pm
Robots were somewhat slow to catch on in the world of cinema, but as the decades wore on, more and more mechanical characters made it to the silver screen.
06/04/2013 - 12:00pm
I’m nearing the finish line on the first draft of a top-secret horror screenplay. I’ve been making motion pictures for twenty years… twenty five years, if you count the early/student work that has either never been publicly released (thankfully), or has received only brief home video distribution at the tail end of the VHS boom.
05/27/2013 - 7:00pm
Most horror film fans would agree that Re-Animator, based on the writings of H.P. Lovecraft, is a standout entry in the mountain of horror movies released over the past few decades.
05/22/2013 - 4:00pm
Since the release of my last film, Ratline, a nearly constant flurry of activity has taken place as I work to launch a follow-up. Most of this bustle has resulted in dead ends. This is the way things trend in this industry.
05/15/2013 - 3:00pm
Beloved, modest, and incredibly influential monster-making innovator Ray Harryhausen died May 7th at his home in London.
05/08/2013 - 7:00pm
All the hub-bub about next month’s release of Man Of Steel turns my mind to reflect upon the history of Superman (and his mostly-disappointing big screen undertakings).
04/24/2013 - 2:00pm
Join me for another plunge into the menacing darkness of underground fringe cinema.
04/19/2013 - 6:00pm
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 8 Most Notorious Horror Films Shot On Super 8. Here they are, in order of release.