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Night of the Creeps (1986)

Written and directed by Fred Dekker
Starring Jason Lively, Steve Marshall, Jill Whitlow, Tom Atkins, and Dick Miller

Fame can be elusive, and one talent it got away from is Fred Dekker. 1,070 more words


REVIEW: The Monster Squad (1987)

1987, Tri-Star Pictures

Fred Dekker
Jonathan Zimbert
Shane Black
Fred Dekker
Bradford May
James Mitchell… 824 more words

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Throwback Thursday: Monster Squad

Back in August of 1987 (A long time ago in a…yeah, yeah, yeah…I’m old) …I fell in love with this movie.  Monster Squad, helmed by Fred Dekker (writer and director of Night of the Creeps) helmed this fun, horror/comedy for kids (written by Shane Black, yup that Shane Black) that featured the Universal monsters facing off against a team of spunky teenagers, hell-bent on ensuring these monsters do not take over the world. 319 more words


Robocop 3 (1993)

Cyborg Alex Murphy returns to join a civil resistance group when OCP set about forcibly relocating the poorest residents of Detroit in order to build their vanity project, Delta City. 136 more words


‘Monster Squad’ Director Fred Dekker Has Plenty to Say About ‘Stranger Things’

It’s always nice when an established and successful genre maker voices his or her opinion on a new, trending project. And if ever there was a trending project, it’s Netflix’s… 233 more words


Fright Club screenings!! - July-Sept

Another quarter roles around and thoughts turn to summer fun. Ice lollys, sunglasses and factor 50. Or if you’re a Fright Club attendee thoughts turn to 90s witchcraft, 80s monsters and 70s Shakespearian murder! 398 more words

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Shane Black's 'The Predator' Filming Begins In The Fall

Shane Black has come a long way since he played a supporting role in 1987’s classic Arnold Schwarzenegger-led action movie Predator, going on to write and direct such noteworthy films as  278 more words