These 30-Year-Old Movies Are Desperately in Need of a Remake

What was allowed in 1986 is cringeworthy today Two movies I loved as a child celebrated their 30th anniversaries recently, and when I looked back upon them nostalgically, as one does, I saw products ...

Off The Shelf – Episode 78 – New DVD & Blu-ray Releases for Tuesday, February 16th 2016

In this special episode of Off The Shelf, Ryan and Brian take a look at the new DVD and Blu-ray releases for Tuesday, February 16th 2016. Subscribe in iTunes or RSS. News Cannon Films Arrow Video – ...

February 16th Blu-ray & DVD Releases Include The Vincent Price Collection III, The Mutilator

Genre fans have a quiet week of home entertainment releases ahead of them as February 16th features only a handful of horror and sci-fi Blu-ray and DVD offerings. That being said, cult and classic ...

'Back to the Future' Co-Creator Talks Reboot, Conspiracies and More | Exclusive

'Back to the Future' Co-Creator Talks Reboot, Conspiracies and More | Exclusive We hope you're enjoying our Back to The Future Day coverage as the present meets up with the past, culminating in the day that holds all the answers to the space time continuum. To celebrate October ...

The top 20 underappreciated films of 1985

1985 was the year of Back To The Future, Rocky IV and Rambo II. But what about these 20 movies, that also deserve a fair share of love? Thirty years ago, Marty McFly was riding high with the smash ...

It Came From 1980X: Radioactive Dreams aka Radioactive Wet Dreams of Sue Saad

Welcome back to a weekly installment on The Liberal Dead, It Came From 1980X. This column has been on hiatus because the world makes it impossible to enjoy creative endeavors without a certain ere of ...

Creepy Confections and Morbid Treats

Creepy Confections and Morbid Treats It seems as though creepy confections, sinister party favors, and the like are hurtling to an all time high in popularity; for example: Martha Stewart is providing step by step instructions on how to ...

The HeyUGuys Instant Watching Guide – Christmas 2013

So here we are in Christmas week, most of the usual streaming companies have done well for you so that you won’t be too bored post turkey when you have to tolerate the family. Apart from Now TV ...

B-Sides: My Science Project Requires Tubes

A 1985 sci-fi comedy about a high school gearhead (Christine's John Stockwell) who passes off a crashed UFO engine he found in a junkyard as his science project, triggering an uncontrollable time warp ...

Watch a Live-Action Wile E. Coyote Short Directed by Fisher Stevens

Nobody really knows Fisher Stevens the director. We tend to think of him primarily as the actor who boldly went brownface for the Short Circuit movies and more recently appeared in a few episodes of ...

Three Horror Vets Cast in The Bloodfest Club

Big congrats to the St. Louis-based filmmakers over at Crunchy Cool Films. They’ve scored a major casting coup by securing three A-list horror villains for their upcoming shocker The Bloodfest Club ...

Blood, Sweat and Latex: ‘Aliens’ Pulls Me Back In

Doug Beswick’s career, like many creature makers, began with a love and practice of Stop Motion Animation. My understanding is that he met Rick Baker when they both worked at Cascade Studios (most ...

Summer Of '85: 25 Years, 25 Films

The summer of 1985. Has it really been twenty-five years. Wow! I don't really feel old, but its amazing that era was so long ago and yet the memories feel like yesterday. I was ten going on eleven and ...

Leading Actor Dennis Hopper is Dead

Dennis Hopper’s long film career began with the 1955 teen angst classic Rebel Without a Cause with James Dean, and he helped usher in Hollywood’s New Wave as director and star of the counterculture ...

Dennis Hopper, Hollywood icon and antihero, dies

Dennis Hopper, the high-flying Hollywood wild man whose memorable and erratic career included an early turn in "Rebel Without a Cause," an improbable smash with "Easy Rider" and a ...

'Real Genius' and 'House Party' Remakes Being Planned?

'Real Genius' and 'House Party' Remakes Being Planned? Last month I recommended that Hollywood throw more work at William Atherton, of Ghostbusters, Die Hard and Real Genius fame. I even encouraged the years-old plan for a Real Genius sequel so long as ...

The Indies: Frequently Asked Questions About Time Travel

Gareth Carrivick’s ‘Faq About Time Travel’ has a terrific opening scene: An armada of spaceships is closing in on a big blue planet. Inside one of the ships, a British star-trooper is informing his ...

Universal to Reboot American Pie. Are You Kidding Me? American Pie?

Reboot, reboot, reboot — everyday it’s another bloody reboot. The fascinating thing about this increasingly popular trend is that studios are looking to reimagine franchises that nobody really cares ...