Tag Archive: john carpenter

In Memoriam: Donald Moffat (1930-2018)

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  Donald Moffat, most remembered for his film roles in The Thing and Clear and Present Danger, died last week just days from his eighty-eighth birthday from complications due to a stroke. Born… Continue reading

Spotlight On: John Carpenter

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In the 1970’s the shift in horror films being more director driven had become fully entrenched in the genre. Directors like; George A. Romero, Tobe Hooper, and Roman Polanski had taken the genre… Continue reading

Best Urban Fantasy Films

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Often when we think of fantasy films, images of dragons and far off lands like Oz or Middle Earth come to mind. But some of the greatest fantasy flicks take place in a… Continue reading

Original VS Remake (VS Reboot): ‘The Thing’

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We’re going to mix things up a little this time around by factoring in a third film. I’m sure that many will point out that the most recent version of this story is… Continue reading

John Carpenter in Review: Big Trouble in Little China (1986)

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Starring: Kurt Russell, Kim Cattrall, and Victor Wong Plot: An All-American trucker stumbles upon mythical creatures and kung fu masters fighting a centuries long war in Chinatown. Review: Big Trouble in Little China… Continue reading