A steadfast atheist, the director has spent his career exploring the ways humans try to transcend their mortal shells. Read more...
To close 2017, Jacob and Tab talk about their favorite movies of all time – John Carpenter’s The Thing (1982) (Tab) and David Cronenberg’s The Fly (1986). Subscribe and Listen to Past Episodes: iTunes | Google Play | Stitcher | Web Player “Test Pattern” is made in the spirit of the old hosted monster movie […]
Rob Mockler makes his directorial debut with Like Me, and oh boy do you have to see this trailer! The footage shows star Addison Timlin in her own trippy world that gives nods to cult classics such as David Cronenberg’s Videodrome and Gregg Araki’s The Doom Generation, not to mention Max Headroom. The film looks […]
Long in development, a new story out of AFM says that the remake to David Cronenberg’s Rabid will finally go behind cameras in 2018. The report comes with the news that A71 Entertainment has taken the Canadian rights to the Jen and Sylvia Soska‘s (American Mary) remake of Cronenberg’s 1977 classic body horror movie. The remake will portray […]
Sarah Gadon is not your typical young Hollywood star. For starters, she lives in Toronto. She also made a name for herself not by starring in blockbuster sequels but in the idiosyncratic films of David Cronenberg (“A History of Violence,” “Eastern Promises”). And she’s the type who, over a lengthy...
Way back in 2011, the Weinstein Company announced that it was developing a TV adaptation of David Cronenberg’s 1981 sci-fi film Scanners—probably best known these days as the origin of that GIF where a guy’s head explodes. That TV show never happened, as evidenced by the fact that we never got a whole new generation… Read more...
Remember Scanners? It’s David Cronenberg‘s 1981 horror shocker featuring a scene where a man’s head explodes, and then you rewind the scene and play it back to watch the explode head in slow motion. Now it looks like the previously rumored but never realized TV series adaptation of the film is back on. Show More Summary
The sound reminds me of a David Cronenberg film. And here's how to make your own gold slime: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xau5CQdRckY
Feeling like 'Blade Runner' by way of David Cronenberg, Bloober Team's game is a stunning trip into the digital unknown.
We learned last year that sisters Jen and Sylvia Soska (American Mary, See No Evil 2) are working on a remake of ’70s body-horror film Rabid, one of the first movies made by David Cronenberg. What’s the latest on all that? Speaking with Rue Morgue, the Soska Sisters noted that the Rabid remake is very […]
Horror legend David Cronenberg’s novel “Consumed” is getting drama series treatment at AMC, Deadline reports. “Fear The Walking Dead” showrunner Dave Erickson has teamed with “Lucifer” executive producer Sheri Elwood to develop the novel as an hourlong drama series for AMC, where Erickson is under an overall deal. Erickson and Elwood will pen the adaptation […]
The WALKING DEAD network is bringing old fashioned body horror into your living room. Read more...
David Cronenberg’s novel Consumed is getting drama series treatment at AMC. Fear The Walking Dead showrunner Dave Erickson has teamed with Lucifer executive producer Sheri Elwood to develop the novel as an hourlong drama series for AMC, where Erickson is under an overall deal. Erickson and Elwood will pen the adaptation and showrun. Show More Summary
Bleiberg Entertainment shared a flashy new poster for Alex Nahon’s Burning Shadow, a new film described as in the vein of films by David Lynch and David Cronenberg. After discovering a homeless man who is his exact look-alike, a former soldier is drawn into the dangerous LA underworld. Now in pre-production, Burning Shadow stars Matthew […]
It was only a few days ago - maybe a week - that we shared the news that Sony was looking to cast The Bride of Venom in the upcoming R-rated "horror movie" spin-off VENOM, starring Tom Hardy. To be honest, the most frequent comment I saw after that post was, "I'm out!" Which surprises me, but I don't know the comics for crap so maybe... Read More...
Thanks to “R”-rated gambles like Logan and Deadpool paying off for Fox, Columbia Pictures is rolling the dice on a long-gestured dark property: Venom, one of the most vicious and brutal of all of Spider-Man’s enemies. When the studio announced that this spinoff would actually happen, the biggest question beyond “how?” was as to its […]
The concept of a remake is not a new one. In fact, some of the most beloved and classic films in history are remakes. Brian De Palma’s Scarface, John Carpenter’s The Thing and David Cronenberg’s The Fly are great examples of what can be accomplished when a remake is done properly. However, the popular consensus […]
Jacob looks back at the sex and car crash opus that found Cronenberg working at the peak of his cerebral powers. Read more...
This is the one where Jason killed David Cronenberg. It’s been a pretty cool week for fans of Jason X, director James Isaac’s Friday the 13th installment that took the big guy into the future for some outer space fun. We kicked off the week with one of the film’s effects artists sharing previously unseen photos […]
The 1980s saw the release of three standout horror remakes that are also three of the very best practical effects showcases in the genre’s entire history. First was John Carpenter’s The Thing in 1982, followed by David Cronenberg’s The Fly in 1986. Then came Dream Warriors director Chuck Russell’s The Blob, released in 1988. With […]