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  • 'Galaxy of Terror' gave us James Cameron and giant, libidinous alien maggots

     
    HOME VIDEO REVIEW Susan King covers classic Hollywood for the Hero Complex and, well, sometimes that term is more flexible than we thought because here she reviews "Galaxy of Terror," which hits DVD and Blu-ray next week. “Galaxy of Terror”......
  • 'Best Worst Movie' brings the trolls back to L.A. on May 21

     
    FIVE QUESTIONS: MICHAEL STEPHENSON Most people would shy away from being associated with a bad movie. Not Michael Stephenson. The former child actor embraces it. In “Best Worst Movie,” Stephenson makes his directorial debut and delves into the cult...
  • 'A Nightmare on Elm Street' is no dream reunion

     
    The Los Angeles Times review of "A Nightmare on Elm Street" was written by Robert Abele, here's an excerpt... Now comes the return of "A Nightmare on Elm Street," thanks in part to producer Michael Bay, who, when he's not......
  • Universal Studios Hollywood already planning Horror Nights 2012

    Universal Studios Hollywood already planning Horror Nights 2012
    While most of us have Christmas on our minds, Universal Studios Hollywood is already planning for next Halloween. > Halloween Horror Nights 2011: Review | Photos | Celebrities  Universal has been conducting an online survey to gauge fan interest in 50...
  • Summer reading: Current events

    Summer reading: Current events
    Allah, Liberty and Love The Courage to Reconcile Faith and Freedom Irshad Manji Simon & Schuster: $25 The author looks at the contentious world views sometimes dividing Muslims and non-Muslims and suggests solutions to transcend those differences....
  • Super Bowl movie ads: Who took home the trophy?

     
    Now that we know the Super Bowl broadcast had the biggest TV ratings ever, we can move on to more pressing concerns like -- who got the most money's worth out of their movie ads on the telecast? Studios spend......
  • 'Psycho' takes a stab at history with 50th anniversary screening

     
    No surprise, when censors got a look at Alfred Hitchcock’s 1960 masterpiece “Psycho,” they were aghast at what they saw in a certain bathroom scene. But it may not be the part you expect. Who can forget the infamous shower......
  • Wes Craven's retirement plan? 'My goal is die in my 90s on the set' [UPDATED]

     
    "MERCHANT OF NIGHTMARES: A TRIBUTE TO WES CRAVEN" AT THE AERO THEATRE For close to four decades, Wes Craven has been a true master of screen terror with films such as “The Last House on the Left,” “The Hills Have......
  • Theater review: ‘Neighborhood III: Requisition of Doom' at Sacred Fools Theater

     
    Suburbia turns in on itself in "Neighborhood III: Requisition of Doom." Jennifer Haley's play about an online video game that mirrors its teenage players' own community receives an impressively determined West Coast premiere at Sacred Fools. A hit at the....
  • From The Vaults: 'The Virgin Spring' (1960)

     
    This continues to be the only Ingmar Bergman movie I have seen... I have a slew of them in my Netflix queue, but this one got prioritized mainly because it was the basis for Wes Craven's 1972 classic, “Last House on the Left.” Bergman's film, in turn,...
  • 'Bride of Frankenstein' comes alive in Hollywood on Saturday

     
    TCM CLASSIC FILM FESTIVAL, APRIL 22-25 You know there must have been electricity in the air when "The Bride of Frankenstein" opened in theaters on April 22, 1935. The superior sequel to Universal's 1931 landmark horror film, "Frankenstein," was...