Reviews // 2 Articles
Madness. Shame. Humiliation: Richard Elfman on Growing Up Absurd
28 Oct 2015 // 9:00 PM
In 1980, Richard Elfman released a very strange movie called Forbidden Zone. No one saw it. At least not in theaters. Today it's one of the best-known underground films around.
Off the Radar - The Top 30 DVDs of 2008
12 Jan 2009 // 3:00 PM
Oddly enough, while the major studios continue scratching their heads over how to sell yet another new format (Blu-ray) to disinterested consumers, several outside distributors made sure that this would be a digital year to remember.
Richard Elfman's Cult Masterpiece Gets a New Lease on Life Ahead of the Imminent Sequel
9 Dec 2015 // 9:15 PM
Released in 1980, this absurd musical comedy would influence a decade of absurdist flirting film and television despite being met with almost universal revulsion.
The Forbidden Zone
19 Aug 2008 // 5:59 PM
Richard Elfman and his traveling musical theatre troupe The Mystic Knights of the Oingo Boingo re-create their eclectic – I want to say psychotropic – stage show on film. Yay?