Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski (‘Dolemite Is My Name’ writers) on making ‘anti-great man’ biopics [Complete Interview Transcript]

Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski (‘Dolemite Is My Name’ writers) on making ‘anti-great man’ biopics [Complete Interview Transcript] Screenwriters Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski have created another fascinating off-kilter biopic, “Dolemite Is My Name,” starring Eddie Murphy as cult movie legend Rudy Ray Moore. Alexander and ...

Film Review: ‘Incident in a Ghostland’

Film Review: ‘Incident in a Ghostland’ French director Pascal Laugier’s first English-language feature, “The Tall Man,” wasn’t seen by many, perhaps because that convoluted mystery-thriller with Jessica Biel wasn’t really the straight ...

Bob Hope on Blu-ray

You pick up a lot of baggage when you live to be 100, a sentiment confirmed by the long, long movie career of Bob Hope. His unofficial status as the preeminent entertainer of the 20th century is open ...

Great Job, Internet!: Help fund a film about Drew Friedman, legendary comics weirdo

Since the 1980s, comics artist Drew Friedman has been making a name for himself with his unmistakable, hyper-detailed style and ghoulish sense of humor. His work has depicted the underbelly of show ...

March 22nd Blu-ray & DVD Releases Include The Black Sleep and Fear The Walking Dead Season 1 Special Edition

March 22nd’s Blu-ray and DVD releases are an eclectic bunch, featuring a handful of cult classics, a thriller with the likes of Val Kilmer and Michael Madsen, Goth Katie Holmes fighting against the ...

The Black Sleep

It's an All Star monster rally -- Lon Chaney Jr.!, John Carradine!, Bela Lugosi!, Basil Rathbone!, Tor Johnson! -- with Akim Tamiroff in there pitching as well. It's considered a must-see picture, and ...

Plan 9 From Outer Space Screening at Schlafly Bottleworks October 1st

“Greetings, my friend. We are all interested in the future, for that is where you and I are going to spend the rest of our lives!” Ed Wood’s Plan 9 From Outer Space screens Thursday September 3rd at ...

What Even Is This Movie? – Plan 9 From Outer Space

Mike and Jake look at a sci-fi classic… On the latest episode of the What Even Is This Movie? podcast, Amazing Race’s Mikey Zeroe and Jake Draper look at the Ed Wood 1959 classic Plan 9 From Outer ...

'Guardians of the Galaxy:' Can Bautista End the Curse of Tor Johnson?

'Guardians of the Galaxy:' Can Bautista End the Curse of Tor Johnson? Marvel Studios is taking its biggest risk yet with Guardians of the Galaxy, banking on an obscure team of heroes to bridge the gap until the next Avengers flick roars into theaters. But there's an ...

DVD Review: The Ghastly Love Of Johnny X

DVD Review: The Ghastly Love Of Johnny X Release Date: Available Now on DVD! Written By: Steve Bingen, Paul Bunnell, Mark D. Murphy, George Wagner Directed By: Paul Bunnell Starring: Will Keenan, Creed Bratton, De Anna Joy Brooks, Reggie ...

Six Slays of Christmas 2012 - Day Five

The North Pole is abuzz with activity as the big guy and his reindeer team are about ready to roll. But I think we can all remember one particular Christmas when a certain Pumpkin King made Santa's ...

Ed Wood – The Blu Review

”My girlfriend still doesn’t know why her sweaters are always stretched out.” Of the eight collaborations between Tim Burton and Johnny Depp, most of my movie buff friends will choose Ed Wood as ...

Plan 9 From Outer Space Hitting Blu-ray

Widely regarded as the worst film ever made, the Ed Wood classic Plan 9 from Outer Space is on its way to Blu-ray so you can see all those cardboard sets come to life in glorious 1080p! Look for the ...

Is Ed Wood a cardboard cutout?

Tim Burton and Johnny Depp make the world's worst director look charming, despite some historical fact-bending Director: Tim Burton Entertainment grade: A– History grade: B+ Edward D Wood Jr made ...

Tmp Reviews: The Black Sleep on DVD!

The Movie Pool creeps up on the new DVD release of the horror classic The Black Sleep! DVD Specs Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1 enhanced for widescreen TVs Running Time: 81 minutes Rating: Not rated Audio: ...

Party Favors: Boxing Kovacs

Yonkers - Ernie Kovacs is the patron saint of innovative TV comedies. His impact can be felt on everything from Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In to Monty Python’s Flying Circus to Saturday Night Live. Shout! ...

Horrorwood Babbles On: Forrest J Ackerman's Imprint Still in Print!

Uncle Forry has been very active this month. In a New Yorker Magazine article by Daniel Zalewski, Monster-kid and maestro Guillermo Del Toro evokes Forry’s spirit and credits him as a big influence ...

3. Tor Johnson in ‘Plan 9 from Outer Space’ (1958)

Swedish wrestler Tor Johnson, also known as the Super Swedish Angel, was the Super Swedish Angel of death in Ed Wood’s “Plan 9 from Outer Space,” in which he played Inspector Daniel Clay, raised from ...

3. Tor Johnson in ‘Plan 9 from Outer Space’ (1958)

Swedish wrestler Tor Johnson, also known as the Super Swedish Angel, was the Super Swedish Angel of death in Ed Wood’s “Plan 9 from Outer Space,” in which he played Inspector Daniel Clay, raised from ...

Adventures in B-Movie Land #4: The Films of Edward D. Wood Jr.

Filed under: Columns, Cinematical Welcome to Adventures in B-Movie Land, the monthly column where I take a look at some of the strangest, cheapest and worst films ever made ... and explore why you ...

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