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Obey Without Question – Doctor Who and the Making of Daleks – Invasion Earth: 2150 A.D

The arrival of Daleks – Invasion Earth: 2150 A.D. came at something of a watershed for the Doctor Who series, just...

Hitchcock, Lawsuits and Remakes – The Troubled History of Thunderball

Take it easy, Mr. Bond…So began Thunderball, Ian Fleming’s ninth literary outing for his now-infamous Secret Service agent James Bond, 007....

He’s Gotta Have It! – How Spike Lee Pioneered Independent Cinema

The 1980s was all about excess. From the extreme fashions to the money-hungry Yuppie culture, everything about...

Teenie Weenies – The Making of Honey, I Shrunk the Kids

A family adventure from the makers of Re-Animator? That’s ostensibly what Honey, I Shrunk the Kids was when it first surfaced...

One Good Scare – How Does Jamie Lee Curtis Feel About Her Slasher Legacy?

While they may have launched her career and horror fans may still consider them amongst the best work of her career,...

From Harry Potter to Hatchet – The World of John Carl Buechler

If someone as influential as Roger Corman refers to you as ‘the best in the business’ you know you’re doing something...

See No Evil! – Blind Terror in Wait Until Dark

During the final moments of Wait Until Dark, the seemingly dead villain jumps out from the shadows and, brandishing a knife, tries to dig...

Give Me Rock! – When KISS Met Scooby-Doo

In 1978, at the height of their popularity, KISS made their motion picture debut with the rock 'n' roll fantasy KISS Meets the Phantom...