I don't know if you've ever seen master-director Francis Ford Coppola's first film DEMENTIA 13. It is a black and white horror flick he made for Roger Corman and it's not bad at all. Considering. Personally, I think it's a film, like Peter Jackson's BAD TASTE and Steven Spielberg's SOMETHING EVIL, that people should watch to see... Read More...
Low-budget sci-fi movies may have had their heyday during Roger Corman's rise to B-movie greatness in the 1950s, but they're still going strong today -- proving that you don't necessarily need lavish special effects to tell a really great story. Here are our favourites from the past few decades. More »
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John Sayles reflects upon his film, BABY IT'S YOU, and discusses JURASSIC PARK 4, Roger Corman, and more with Muldoon - as he's being presented with the Sierra Spirit Award at this year's Mammoth Lakes Film Festival! Read the full article...Show More Summary
This week, we dive into a deep cut of rednecksploitation nastiness from Roger Corman's New World Pictures. Read more...
Is Roger Corman ever going to slow down? Nope. Definitely not. At the age of 91, legendary filmmaker/producer Roger Corman just received a well-earned “Master of Horror” award at this past weekend’s Overlook Film Festival, where he also spilled some beans about a couple of upcoming projects he’s developing. Yes, at 91 years old, Corman […]
Clearly Roger Corman doesn't find being in his nineties to be any reason to slow down when it comes to making movies. Having racked up more than 400 producer credits over the last 63 years, the 91-year-old legend has several movies...Show More Summary
Writer-director James Cameron made "The Terminator" not long after the failure of his directorial debut, "Piranha II: The Spawning," a sequel that he made for Roger Corman after years of serving as a conceptual artist and special effects designer in his Corman's exploitation factory/auteur finishing school. Show More Summary
“At last count, he produced 413 films and directed 56.” One of the highlight events at this past weekend’s Overlook Film Festival, held at the hotel Stanley Kubrick used for exterior shots in The Shining, was the coronation of the legendary Roger Corman as a Master of Horror. Granted, we’ve long been referring to Corman by that […]
I am a super fan of writer-director Mick Garris. The man started out making behind the scenes docs for the likes of such flicks as Joe Dante's THE HOWLING, John Carpenter's THE THING, and Richard Donner's THE GOONIES. From...Show More Summary
One of the movies that got me addicted to science fiction, Roger Corman's Battle Beyond the Stars is available on YouTube. So many wonderful performances! Truly a classic scifi theme as well.
1955 was the original year of ride or die, you guys. Read more...
The Overlook Film Festival announced its lineup today and one of the key announcements was that legendary independent writer-director-producer Roger Corman would receive the festival’s first Master of Horror Award. The festival has an...Show More Summary
For a couple months, we have been tracking the development of a new entry in the PIRANHA franchise that is being executive produced by Roger Corman and produced by PIRANHA rights holder Hisako Tsukuba (a.k.a. Chako van Leeuwen). A Japanese...Show More Summary
While we’re still awaiting details, we told you back in February that original Piranha rights holder Hisako Tsukaba was in pre-production on a brand new installment, Summer of the Piranha (alternatively titled Piranha JPN). Roger Corman, who produced the original Piranha and is on board to executive produce the next film, took to Facebook with news of a new title that I […]
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Roger Corman is a Hollywood legend. He has directed more than 50 movies and produced over 400. He's widely renowned as the "King of B-Movies." He built his career on an ultra-efficient filmmaking style that demands low budgets and short...Show More Summary
Once upon a time, Life would have been made for a sack of pennies on a set made out of cardboard and released as the bottom half of a double bill alongside whatever Roger Corman was making that year. Take away the modern window dressing...Show More Summary
You’re invited to a dinner party hosted by none other than Clive Barker (Books of Blood, Hellraiser). The guests are a ghastly group of horror geniuses from both fiction and film: John Carpenter (Halloween, The Thing), Roger Corman (The...Show More Summary
In 1993, a German producer teamed up with legendary "King of the B-Movies" Roger Corman to produce a low-budget, feature-length adaptation of the popular Marvel comic book "The Fantastic Four." The movie was never officially released. Producer...Show More Summary