Posts Tagged ‘John Carpenter’

The Night HE Bored Me to Tears: Why HALLOWEEN Fails to Impress Me

The Night HE Bored Me to Tears: Why HALLOWEEN Fails to Impress Me

Hate me, revile me, rebuke me, but listen to what I have to say.




The Night He Came Home…Again: Halloween Hits 35 On Blu-Ray!

The Night He Came Home…Again: Halloween Hits 35 On Blu-Ray!

Michael Myers is closing in on middle-aged…he’s probably gonna be a dick about it, too.




No More Mr. Nice Guy: The Acting Career of Alice Cooper

No More Mr. Nice Guy: The Acting Career of Alice Cooper

The Prince of Darkness, the Constrictor, the Great American Success Story, The Man Behind the Mask…you know him, you love him, ALICE COOPER!




Top 10 Deserted Island Flicks – Bill Adcock

Top 10 Deserted Island Flicks – Bill Adcock

Ten films. One Island. Can you dig it?




Winter Wonderland: Required Viewing When Snowed In

Winter Wonderland: Required Viewing When Snowed In

When the weather outside is frightful…these films may prove more or less delightful.




Bursting with Joy: 10 Films “Inspired” By ALIEN

Bursting with Joy: 10 Films “Inspired” By ALIEN

Mom is the Warmest Place to Hide.




Snake Plissken’s Day Off: Hughes VS Carpenter Burlesque Tribute Show in NYC!

Snake Plissken’s Day Off: Hughes VS Carpenter Burlesque Tribute Show in NYC!

The ’80s never had it so good.




Intergalactic Meets Introspection In Dan O’Bannon’s Dark Star

Intergalactic Meets Introspection In Dan O’Bannon’s Dark Star

Or How I Learned To Stop Hyperdriving and Debate Philosophy With The Bomb




The Horror Films I’d See in 2011

The Horror Films I’d See in 2011

Then again, I have crap taste in movies…




Debra Hill: A Women In Horror Week Guest Post by Rob Dimension

Debra Hill: A Women In Horror Week Guest Post by Rob Dimension

Tweet When we started mulling around the idea of a WIH week here at The Blood Sprayer, I knew I wanted to have some guest posters. I wanted to reach out to some guys whose work I like.  I love that there are a lot of women in the Horror industry who have inspired men […]




I thought you were dead? Escape from New York for Blu-ray in August

I thought you were dead? Escape from New York for Blu-ray in August

Tweet Not exactly a horror flick, but I know you love John Carpenter and his gritty 1981 post apocalyptic action classic, Escape from New York, starring badass Kurt Russell with Harry Dean Stanton, Adrienne Barbeau, Lee Van Cleef, Ernest Borgnine, Donald Pleasence, and Isaac Hayes. And Tom Atkins. You always have to mention Atkins or […]




First Full Look at The Thing Prequel

First Full Look at The Thing Prequel

Tweet After sitting in development hell, The Thing prequel is starting to move along. Universal Pictures tried to create a four-hour sequel to The Thing hoping to air the series on the Syfy Channel. When that failed to happened, the made the next logical move with the property – make it a feature movie.  So, […]