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Videodrome (1983)

“Television is reality, and reality is less than television.”

 In a compulsive effort to expand by Blu-Ray collection, I was intrigued by the Criterion release of Cronenberg’s  545 more words


The Terror Test - EP 60 - ABCs of Death & The Brood

THE TERROR TEST podcast is a conversation between two horror fans who weigh the merits of films to decide whether to admit them  into the sacred horror canon.  388 more words


Videodrome and Haptic Visuality

“The television screen is the retina of the mind’s eye. Therefore, the television screen is part of the physical structure of the brain. Therefore, whatever appears on the television screen emerges as raw experience for those who watch it. 1,867 more words


“You’re so analytical,” says William Hurt’s character in THE BIG CHILL. “Sometimes you have to let art flow over you.”

Case in point: VIDEODROME.

I understand the plot. 1,103 more words

Gang of Insiders: THE BROOD

For some of us, SHIVERS and RABID are still the movies some think of when they think of “Cronenberg,” in the way ERASERHEAD is still the uber-Lynch movie. 593 more words

The Fly: How we love the monster

As a viewers, we engage with every story equipped with a toolbox.

This toolbox is filled with love, and we use this love to engage with stories. 738 more words