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The Last Starfighter (1984, Nick Castle)

The Last Starfighter gets a long way on affability. Lead Lance Guest is nothing if not affable. Robert Preston plays an affable alien grifter. Dan O’Herlihy, completely covered in makeup, is affable as Guest’s alien co-pilot. 522 more words

How 'Halloween' would have changed with Christopher Lee as Dr. Loomis

Alongside Michael Myers, one of the most iconic characters of the Halloween franchise is Donald Pleasance’s Dr. Samuel Loomis.

But if the stars had aligned things could have been very different, as John Carpenter revealed in the ‘A Cut Above the Rest’ documentary that he approached the late Christopher Lee to play the role. 271 more words

Rapid Review: Halloween (1978)

“You’ve got to believe me, Officer, he is coming to Haddonfield… Because I know him! I’m his doctor! You must be ready for him… If you don’t, it’s your funeral.” 325 more words

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Dark Star (1974)


AFTER DEDICATING OUR last podcast season to the early works of the late great Wes Craven, we now switch our attention to another horror film auteur in John Carpenter. 183 more words

Horror Movie

John Carpenter Lawsuit Comes to an End and John is Victorious!

So if you spend enough time browsing the net and reading random news from random outlets, you probably caught wind of a lawsuit filed by John Carpenter, Nick Castle and Studio Canal. 442 more words

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The Last Starfighter (1984)

Whenever a film becomes popular, you can just tell that there will be producers looking to capitalise on that success, and then the clones start populating theatres in short order. 578 more words

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