‘Hellraiser’ to Return With Help From ‘The Dark Knight’ Writer David S. Goyer

‘Hellraiser’ to Return With Help From ‘The Dark Knight’ Writer David S. Goyer Freddy, Jason, and Chucky have all gotten the reboot treatment, so why not Pinhead? In news that was probably inevitable, “Hellraiser” is being revived courtesy of Gary Barber’s Spyglass Media Group — ...

David S. Goyer Wanted His He-Man Movie to Be a Lord of the Rings Sized Epic

&#8232As you probably know by now, Sony has a new Masters of the Universe movie in the works. Screenwriter David S. Goyer was originally set to pen and helm the reboot, but then he had to drop out due ...

Josh Wakely’s Grace: A Storytelling Company Hires Alaric McAusland as COO (Exclusive)

Josh Wakely’s Grace: A Storytelling Company Hires Alaric McAusland as COO (Exclusive) Josh Wakely’s production company Grace: A Storytelling Company has hired Alaric McAusland as chief operating officer and head of studio and production, Variety has learned exclusively. In his new ...

Charlton Heston movies: 12 greatest films, ranked worst to best, include ‘Ben-Hur,’ ‘The Ten Commandments’

Charlton Heston movies: 12 greatest films, ranked worst to best, include ‘Ben-Hur,’ ‘The Ten Commandments’ Charlton Heston would’ve celebrated his 95th birthday on October 4, 2018. Born in 1923, the actor became a household name with leading roles in action adventures and biblical epics. But his credits ...

Charlton Heston movies: Top 12 greatest films ranked worst to best

Charlton Heston movies: Top 12 greatest films ranked worst to best Charlton Heston would’ve celebrated his 95th birthday on October 4, 2018. Born in 1923, the actor became a household name with leading roles in action adventures and biblical epics. But his credits ...

Rediscovering The Crow director Alex Proyas's dazzling 'lost' debut film

Spirits of the Air, Gremlins of the Clouds is a visually stunning reminder of Proyas’s fascinating early creative vision For a brief period – which seemed to come and go like a dream – the ...

Billion Dollar Filmmaker: Jennifer Yuh Nelson Moves From Toontown to ‘Darkest’ Side

Billion Dollar Filmmaker: Jennifer Yuh Nelson Moves From Toontown to ‘Darkest’ Side There’s nothing in Hollywood that engenders confidence quite like earning a billion dollars at the box office, and in that regard, filmmaker Jennifer Yuh Nelson had every reason to stride onto the set ...

Film Review: ‘7 Splinters in Time’

Film Review: ‘7 Splinters in Time’ A time-traveler becomes fragmented in disastrous ways, and so too does the film itself, in “7 Splinters in Time,” edited to ribbons in a schizoid manner that likely only makes complete sense to its ...

Review: ‘Terminal’ is Empty-Headed, Derivative Sci-Fi

When the seemingly interminable (ahem) Terminal draws to close, it is hard to fight the feeling that there might not be a bigger cinematic misstep this year. And yet Terminal is so wrong-headed that ...

20 Best Heady Sci-Fi Films: Part 1

In honor of the 50th anniversary of 2001: A Space Odyssey, we make our picks for the best cerebral science fiction films of all time. Here are picks #20 - 11. The job of science fiction is to push ...

Director Alex Proyas Clarifies Controversial #MeToo Statements: Terry Gilliam Shouldn’t Be Lumped in With Other Disgraced Directors

Editor’s Note (March 27): When IndieWire first published this story, the full text of what Proyas wrote on Facebook was, “Kill ‘Em All! The Guilty & The Witch-hunted. Then you’ll have nothing left to ...

20 Years Later, ‘Dark City’ Remains One of the Smartest Sci-Fi Films Ever Made

20 Years Later, ‘Dark City’ Remains One of the Smartest Sci-Fi Films Ever Made Alex Proyas’ Dark City turns 20 today, a science fiction masterpiece that is at once undeniably influential in its field yet still overlooked by many fans of the genre. That commercial neglect may be ...

‘Dark City’ 20th anniversary: The underrated sci-fi classic was released in 1998, but got no love from the Oscars

‘Dark City’ 20th anniversary: The underrated sci-fi classic was released in 1998, but got no love from the Oscars “Dark City” was released on February 27, 1998, and it helped me fall in love with movies. It also sparked my interest in awards. During the same period I was wrestling with continued Emmy snubs for ...

Canon Of Film: ‘Dark City’ (Directors Cut)

In this edition of Canon Of Film, we look at the director’s cut of Alex Proyas’ underated gothic noir, ‘Dark City‘. For the story behind the genesis of the Canon, you can click here. Dark City: ...

Across the Mooniverse: is Mute a lost, 90s made Blade Runner sequel from another dimension or Button Moon The Movie on downers?

Author: Daniel Goodwin Duncan Jones’ fourth feature, the long gestating twinkle in his eye/ pseudo Moon sequel Mute, is finally set to make its Netflix debut on Friday 23rd February. This ...

Horror-On-Sea 2018 Interview: Audrey Cummings talks ‘Darken’

Darken is new Sci-Fi thriller from director Audrey Cummings, which has been selected to play at the Horror-on-Sea Film Festival on Friday 19th January. I got chance to ask Audrey a few questions about ...

David S. Goyer is in Talks To Direct Masters Of The Universe

Masters of the One film project that I've been looking forward to seeing one day. It's been in and out of development for years and I've been hoping to see a great director attached to it. The last ...

Halloween 2017: Devil’s Night Double Feature – The Crow and House Of 1000 Corpses

[To get you into the spooky spirit, the Daily Dead team is spotlighting double features that we think would be fun to watch this Halloween season. Check here for more double feature recommendations ...

Intense Trailer For John Travolta's True Crime Drama Gotti

John Travolta takes on the role of crime boss John Gotti in the upcoming film Gotti. It looks like he gives an incredible performance in the movie. It's good to see the actor taking on good projects ...

What Happened To Alex Proyas?

Tom Jolliffe looks at the career, rise and fall of Alex Proyas… Born to Greek parents in Egypt and subsequently raised in Australia, you could say that Alex Proyas has an interesting background. He ...

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