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Wednesday, December 18 2013

The Best DVDs and Blu-rays of 2013

As home video spins off into various immediate options -- streaming, simultaneous theatrical and digital release -- there are still many gems to uncover in the increasingly obsolete format.


Reviews

Tuesday, April 23 2013

The Ball Is Back, But Is It Real? 'Phantasm II (Collector's Edition)'

Watching Phantasm II is like having a horrifying nightmare: we may become restless and frightened during the dream, but when we wake up we are able to realize the absurdity of the situation.


Sunday, April 14 2013

'John Dies at the End' Has Its Own Plans for You

John Dies at the End feels like a collaborative effort between David Cronenberg, Richard Rodriguez and Eric Rohmer… with the screenplay written by William S. Burroughs.


Sunday, May 23 2004

Bubba Ho-tep: Limited Collector's Edition (2003)

Combining conventions and clichés from Westerns and horror films, Bubba Ho-tep is as much about how stories get told as it is a story in itself.


Wednesday, September 24 2003

Bubba Ho-Tep (2003)

Bubba Ho-Tep has everything one might expect from a movie directed by Don Coscarelli (the Phastasm series) and starring Bruce Campbell.


Blogs

Friday, March 29 2013

Drugs, Demons, and Parallel Dimensions: 'John Dies at the End'

(A) fright fan's fever dream laced with a healthy dose of '80s high concept camp creeps.


Monday, October 6 2008

Phantasm (1979)

It arrived during the final phases of classic '70s horror, an era that had seen The Exorcist, The Texas Chain Saw Massacre, and Halloween


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