Tag - trailers

32 Days of Halloween IX, Day 10: Crack in...

For this Sunday evening, let’s begin with something I like to visit from time to time: Japanese movie trailers. Especially in the horror genre, with the right Japanese narrator speechifying at you and with the sort of imagery that the...

Yakuza Apocalypse is the Vampire Yakuza...

Takashi Miike is an absolute maniac. He brought you such films as Ichi the Killer, Audition and 13 Assassins. And now… Yakuza Apocalypse. Now, if you are a frequent visitor to this site, doubtless you are already ready to watch this...

Zombieing Sound!

32 Days of Halloween Part VIII, Day 10: I...

Okay, this is where I get excited about something unique and truly weird. Back during the very first 32 Days of Halloween, I posted about the joy of not only trailers for Japanese films, but Japanese trailers for non-Japanese films. The Day...

Stephen King on Desert Island Discs

32 Days of Halloween Part VIII, Day 4:...

Yes, yes. I know I said I don’t like to send you places for things–I much prefer embeddable content. But Desert Island Discs is one of my favorite radio programs. Over the course of an episode, a guest is presented with a...

Bela Lugosi in Vampire Over London

32 Days of Halloween VII, Day 10: Vampire...

First things first…in previous years I’ve posted some Japanese trailers of English language horror movies. The theory was that the really deep, booming, scary voice speaking Japanese over horrific imagery made things even scarier...

Shane Smith, founder of Vice

Stuff You Need to Know: Vice Squad to Hit HBO

Looks like Shane Smith and the maniacs at Vice are getting their own news magazine program on HBO. Looks like we may be getting expanded versions of stuff they’ve done previously, like for their online Vice Guide to Everything and the...

Johnny Weissmuller as Tarzan

Stuff Bulletin: New Lord of the Jungle in...

Wanted to make sure you were aware: Amazon’s Deal of the Day is the Blu-Ray boxed set of the Lord of the Rings Trilogy Extended Editions. Regular price is listed as $119.98–today only it’s 64% off and going for $43.49...

John Wayne as Genghis Khan

Stuff You Need to Know: RZA to Direct the...

Yes, sorry, we’ve been away…but we’ve been trapped down in this hellhole with rats, a huge hole in the floor and a pendulum. Long story. Anyway, here’s the gist: a lot of sites try to turn a bunch of press releases...

Mill of the Stone Women

32 Days of Halloween VI, Day 26: Mill of the...

So Day 26 is when we usually pause and reflect on a bit of Italian horror that all makes us scratch our heads and say, “WTF was that all about?” Previous exhibit was the awesomely titled Don’t Torture a Duckling. Now we...

Zaat!

32 Days of Halloween VI, Day 25: Zaat!

Well, we had When Animals Attack as the theme previously for Day 25 of 32 Days of Halloween…but then I was seduced away from the path by The Giant Behemoth. But who can blame me? And now we combine giant monsters and killer animals and...