Tuesday Aug 26
Norwalk Citizen News
Stephen King book tour to hit the road on Nov. 11
It remains a cult classic. 92% Fresh: The Shining, 1980 - Here's Johnny! Jack Nicholson and Shelley Duvall star in the Stanley Kubrick adaptation of "The Shining," one of the the greatest psychological horror films of all time.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Dallas Morning News
'Phantom of the Paradise,' Brian De Palma's shot-in-Dallas horror spoof, finally on Blu-ray
A longtime reader directs our attention to this newly minted New York Times appreciation of Brian De Palma's 1974 horror-movie spoof Phantom of the Paradise , just out on Blu-ray as a fully loaded collector's edition .
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Dave Grohl loses father, welcomes third child
Kristyn Burtt is an IAWTV award-winning host and entertainment reporter. She currently hosts the recap shows for "Dancing With the Stars" and "So You Think You Can Dance" on AfterBuzz TV and for "True Blood" on GeekNation.
Watch: The Foo Fighters Re-create a Classic Horror Movie for Their ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Over the past week, we've seen a lot of people dumping buckets of ice water on their head to promote awareness about ALS - the progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and the spinal cord.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Foo Fighters Spoof 'Carrie' in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge - Video
Unless you've been living under a rock - or an ice bucket - you've heard about the ALS Association's Ice Bucket Challenge.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Phantom of the Paradise: Collector's Edition
Written and directed by Brian De Palma 1974, Region A, 92 minutes, Rated PG Blu-ray released on August 5th, 2014 Paul Williams as Swan William Finley as Winslow / The Phantom Jessica Harper as Phoenix Gerrit Graham as Beef George Memmoli as Philbin Legendary music tycoon Swan is looking for his next big success.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Los Angeles Times
'Carrie' musical refuses to die; new production L.A.-bound
In the final dream sequence of Brian De Palma's 1976 movie "Carrie," the arm of the undead Carrie White emerges from the grave in a climactic act of vengeance against classmate Sue Snell.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
De Palma's - Phantom of the Paradise' rocks on Blu-ray
The first is that this 1974 rock opera came from director Brian De Palma perching like an odd bird of melodramatic camp on a resume that includes "Carrie," "Scarface" and "The Untouchables."
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Betty Buckley to Celebrate Album Release with Series of Shows at Joe's Pub this Fall
Stage and screen star Betty Buckley comes to Joe's Pub at The Public for a run of live shows, October 7, 9-11, to celebrate her latest album Ghostlight, out on September 16 on Palmetto Records.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
The F-Word Blog
Teenage Kicks: August season @ BFI Southbank
This is a guest post by Selina Robertson . Selina is a freelance film programmer and writer, curating queer film programmes in the UK and at international film festivals.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Ginger Snaps: Collector's Edition
Directed by John Fawcett Written by Karon Walton 2000, Region A, 108 minutes, Rated R Blu-ray released on July 22nd, 2014 Emily Perkins as Brigitte Fitzgerald Katharine Isabelle as Ginger Fitzgerald Kris Lemche as Sam Mimi Rogers as Pamela Fitzgerald Jesse Moss as Jason McCardy Danielle Hampton as Trina Sinclair Reviewer's note: I first saw Ginger ... (more)
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Theatre Review: 'Carrie: The Musical' at Studio Theatre
How could you not want to see a Broadway musical that made history-a show that remains part of showbiz lore? Carrie: The Musical, which opened on Broadway in 1988, and quickly closed after five official performances, was one of the biggest belly flops in theatre history.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Tinseltown talks: 60-year career and no regrets for Piper Laurie
Actress Piper Laurie, shown at the 2012 Texas Frightmare Weekend in Dallas, abandoned Hollywood for 15 years before returning to the big screen in 1976 in "Carrie."