Tag - John Landis

John Landis on The Bitch and the Baked Potato

John Landis is one my favorite guys to comment on anything, because as I’ve mentioned before, he does so with such unabashed and enthusiastic glee, whether it’s slasher flicks or just plan unadulterated schlock. Here he discusses...

AFI Recruits Presenters For Their Top 10s

CBS is going to be airing AFI’s 10 Top 10, in which the top 10 films in 10 genres are revealed. The AFI has also tapped ten artists “associated with each category” to present them and offer their insight on them as they do...

Headsup: A Very Close Shave and More

An ongoing attempt to make sense of the onslaught of new swag that people want you to buy. Should you? I’ll try and help. My main problem with Tim Burton’s Sweeney Todd is that I want to know what he’s got against the...

John Landis Meets Abbott and Costello Meet...

I know we just recently posted a trailer for Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein, but Trailers From Hell recently posted it as well, and they win: they got John Landis to do commentary for it. What I love about Landis is that he’s so...

The American Nightmare (2001) – DVD...

Film: DVD: Written and Directed by: Adam Simon Starring: John Carpenter, Wes Craven, David Cronenberg, Tobe Hooper, John Landis, George A. Romero, Tom Savini Released by: DocuramaRegion: 1Rating: NR (some disturbing images)Anamorphic: No. My...

Trading Places (1983) – DVD Review

Film: DVD: Written by: Timothy Harris and Herschel WeingrodDirected by: John LandisStarring: Dan Aykroyd, Eddie Murphy, Ralph Bellamy, Don Ameche, Jamie Lee Curtis, Kristin Holby, Frank Oz, James Belushi, and Al Franken Released by:...