Limited Paper: Mondo Releasing New Prints Based on the Thing, Son of...
They say there's "nothing certain in life except death and taxes". It's a pretty accurate little saying, sure, but if you ask anyone who's battled a raging poster-buying addiction, they'll tell you what Limited Paper learned long ago: there exists a little-known third certainty in life that's known only to screenprint collectors.
Tue May 14, 2013
Preview New Weeknd Song "John Carpenter"
Abel Tesfaye's new Weeknd album will be the first set of songs he's created specifically for that format - remember him in his mysterioso mixtape maestro guise, leading to his mixtape-compiling debut LP Trilogy - and he's been fairly forthcoming by telling us it's called Kiss Land .
Sat May 11, 2013
Los Angeles Times
John Carpenter: 'They Live' was about 'giving the finger to Reagan'
The Hero Complex Film Festival kicked off Friday evening with a 25th anniversary screening of "They Live," a 35th anniversary screening of "Halloween" and an onstage conversation with the filmmaker behind both movies, John Carpenter.
Fri May 10, 2013
Search Engine Journal
Escape from Google Manual Penalties
There is something weird happening when I watch the movie "Escape from New York" by John Carpenter : an impulse of rebellion that rises any time against injustices.
Thu May 09, 2013
New Age GATSBY relies on gimmicks
One of the key elements in F. Scott Fitzgerald's " The Great Gatsby " is mystery.
Michael Shannon and Jeff Nichols Reunite for Untitled Sci-Fi Chase Movie
Michael Shannon , the best good luck charm a director can have, belongs to Jeff Nichols - Shannon stars in all three of Nichols' films: Shotgun Stories , Take Shelter , and Mud .
Wed May 08, 2013
Computer And Video Games
John Carpenter 'would love' to make a Dead Space film
The legendary director told Game Informer that he would like to see the series adapted for film, claiming that the story is "ready-made". "I maintain that Dead Space would just make a great movie because you have these people coming onto an abandoned, shut-down space ship and they have to start it up and something's on board.
Los Angeles Times
'They Live': Artist Shepard Fairey on John Carpenter inspiration
Much has changed socially and politically since the release of "They Live," John Carpenter's 1988 sci-fi action film about a blue-collar Joe, played by Roddy Piper, who inadvertently stumbles onto a vast global alien conspiracy.
Sun May 05, 2013
Kurt Russell Talks About Shooting Escape from New York at the Ew...
Friday night, Kurt Russell did something that he almost never does. He sat down in front of an audience and answered questions about one of his films.
Remembering John Carpenter's The Thing
The summer of 1982 was an incredible time for movies, but oddly enough, three great cult classics from that year were not hits in their time: Tron, Blade Runner, and The Thing.
Fri May 03, 2013
Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch
John Carpenter does his 'Thing'
During a special Q&A at the EW Capetown Film Festival screening of The Thing, director John Carpenter joked, "I do know in the end who The Thing is, but I cannot tell you." "The movie tanked when it came out, by the way," Carpenter reminded the audience.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Movie Review: 'The Lords of Salem'
If I were to describe Rob Zombie 's film career in a word, it wouldn't be a good one.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
The Charm of Low Budget Special Effects
The realism of special effects in modern movies is unprecedented. With computer imagery and multimillion dollar budgets, they should be! But B-movie buffs appreciate the genius required in creating monsters, spaceships, and giants on a shoestring budget.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Kurt Russell Shares Behind-the-Scenes Stories at Afi's Night at the Movies Screening of the Thing
Last night the Arclight Hollywood hosted AFI's Night at the Movies , a celebration of 13 great American films hosted by the stars that helped make them famous.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Midnight Movies are Back
Days are getting longer and nights are getting warmer, and we're celebrating with some programming for the witching hour.