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The Incredible Melting Man (1977) Movie Review

I have vague recollections of this film. Since it came out when I was eight, I’m sure part of my fragile little psyche (BWAHAHAHAHA!) couldn’t quite process the implications of what was happening to the main character. 1,095 more words


'Gremlins' 30th Anniversary Reunion Photoshoot

I don’t know how I missed this. Better late than never. :)

Gremlins celebrates its 30th anniversary this year and Empire Magazine brought together Chris Walas (Gremlins creator), Dick Miller (Murray Futterman), Joe Dante (director), Zach Galligan (Billy Peltzer) and Rick Baker for a reunion photoshoot. 377 more words


10 Real Life Werewolves

There are many stories about werewolves or lycanthropy. Little Red Riding Hood and the wolf that could mysteriously talk. An American Werewolf in London. Being Human. 1,742 more words

Weird Stuff

FILM: E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial Feels at Home in Madame Tussauds New York

E.T. loves New York and the feeling is mutual.

Madame Tussauds New York recently opened its doors to the adorable alien for the anniversary of Universal Studios/Amblin Entertainment’s release of E.T. 144 more words


Maleficent: A Most Fashionable Fairy Tale

Maleficent (2014, 1 hr 37 mins)

I, like most, am no stranger to the Disney phenomenon.  I have watched a fair share in my lifetime, from the oldies like… 786 more words

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One can’t help but be fascinated by the moment in GHOST STORY when Craig Wasson, playing his own brother — wait. He’s not playing Craig Wasson’s brother. 490 more words


Childhood (almost) Ruined: Early E.T. Concept Art

These are some early concept art pieces by Rick Baker for what E.T. might have looked like. Thank god, Steven Spielberg pulled the plug on these because I’m pretty sure in this version E.T. 29 more words