Tag - Wes Craven

27th Day

32 Days of Halloween XI, Day 19: The 27th...

Time for some more sci-fi tonight…but that of course put me in the mind for some of the 1980s Twilight Zone, which has been much maligned but I really enjoyed. First we have a very young Bruce Willis (well…he has hair, anyway) in...

Scream 4 DVD

Win Scream 4 on DVD!

That’s right: the franchise that wouldn’t die returns with a DVD release by Anchor Bay of Scream 4. Here’s what they have to say for themselves: Directed by suspense master and director of the first trilogy, Wes Craven...

Bink's Hobo

Your Weekend Justice #88: Big Huge Warning

It’s the podcast that wears a William Shatner mask inside out…and nothing else. It’s Weekend Justice: the podcast that will ride your bumper all the way to your exit…not because it’s being rude, but because it...

Commodus, teen heartthrob

Your Weekend Justice #65: Margaret Thatcher...

And we’re back. Please note: this podcast, if you haven’t figured it out, is profane and not safe for consumption by children or animals. Or sentient creatures of any sort. Or even cardboard boxes. Nothing. Nobody. Got it...

Serpent and the Rainbow DVD

The Serpent and the Rainbow (1987) –...

ScottC says, "According to the author Wade Davis, he only agreed to sell the film rights if Peter Weir would direct and Mel Gibson would star. Of course the studio couldn't see past the zombies and figured since it's horror, it must need a...

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...

Hills Have Eyes (1977) DVD

The Hills Have Eyes (1977) – DVD Review

The framing of various scenes, the colors used, and the lenses all do their work to heighten the experience of mystery and terror. The script may have had some holes in it, but the action was at least competent.

Summer of Fear (1978) – DVD Review

Film: DVD: Written by: Glenn M. Benest, based on the novel by Lois DuncanDirected by: Wes CravenStarring: Linda Blair, Lee Purcell, Fran Drescher, Macdonald Carey Features: Director and Cast Filmographies Running audio commentary by director...

The Last House on the Left (1972) –...

Film: DVD: Written by: Wes CravenDirected by: Wes CravenStarring: David Hess, Lucy Grantham, Sandra Cassel, Marc Sheffler, Jeramie Rain, Fred J. Lincoln Features: Running audio commentary by director Craven and producer Sean Cunningham...