It's Canadian Film Day and while we appreciate the incredible work of some of Canada's finest directors - looking at you David Cronenberg, Denis Villeneuve, Xavier Dolan, and James Cameron (yes, I was surprised too) - let's cut to the...
Videodrome, David Cronenberg’s classic 1983 film, is perfect viewing for 2017 -- the year a man baptized by television becomes president. The post The Video Word Made Flesh: ‘Videodrome’ and Marshall McLuhan appeared first on The Millions.
A few years ago, a cartoonist imagined what a modern-day Hollywood reboot of popular Nickelodeon characters might look like. Now, we’re getting one more indebted to the likes of Lloyd Kaufman and David Cronenberg. Adam Savage’s Tested...Show More Summary
Following the announcement of a remake of David Cronenberg’s gut-wrenching body-horror ick-fest The Fly, horror fans weren’t exactly abuzz with anticipation. Remakes are generally greeted with all the enthusiasm of a fart in an elevator these days, and after the remake of other squelchy 80’s horror mainstay The Thing was as bland as an oatmeal […]
We were just hit with an update on the remake of David Cronenberg's THE FLY earlier this morning and -- Wait, is it a remake of Cronenberg's THE FLY? I mean, Cronenberg's version was itself a remake... My head hurts. Anyways,...Show More Summary
Last month it was revealed that Sleight director J.D. Dillard was in talks to direct and co-write a remake of David Cronenberg‘s classic horror remake The Fly. J.D. is reteaming with his Sleight writing partner Alex Theurer to develop the new remake for 201th Century Fox. Show More Summary
Premiering tomorrow April 6th, 2007, as the opening night film of the Chattanooga Film Festival is Graham Skipper‘s retro-themed sci-fi horror film Sequence Break, which harkens to classics like David Cronenberg’s Videodrome and Ken Russell’s Altered States. Show More Summary
Berlin-based, NYC-born artist Dusty Whistles practices a purpose-driven drag that blends futuristic post-gender, post-human iterations with front line political messaging. In Berlin, where mainstream drag can be boiled down to two show...Show More Summary
Happy Birthday, David Cronenberg! It was just earlier today we shared the news there is set to (another) remake of THE FLY. Now, while that flick is not planned to be remake of David Cronenberg's THE FLY, per say, I think we canShow More Summary
Sleight director J.D. Dillard is in negotiations to direct a remake of David Cronenberg's 1986 body horror film The Fly. The post The Fly Remake in the Works, J.D. Dillard Tapped to Direct appeared first on CBR.
It’s been a while since a body horror movie ruined our appetites, so it seems as good a time as any for Fox to remake The Fly. According to Deadline, the studio is abuzz with development plans for remaking David Cronenberg’s 1986 film, which was itself a reworking of Kurt Neumann’s 1958 cinematic adaptation of George Langelaan’s short story. Show More Summary
David Cronenberg's 1986 classic The Fly is getting a remake, and we even know who is stepping up to try and match it.
It doesn’t get much better than David Cronenberg’s The Fly, the 1986 remake of the scifi classic. That’s a film that works in so many ways, it’s silly to think anyone could do better. But if you had to try, a filmmaker who just made a movie about magic would be a good place to start. Read more...
J.D. Dillard, whose directorial feature debut Sleight was one of the big buzz films of the 2016 Sundance Film Festival, is in talks to direct and co-write a remake of David Cronenberg‘s classic horror film The Fly, which was itself a remake of the 1958 film of the same name. Learn the details, after the jump. Show More Summary
Just under 30 years after the original black & white film was released, David Cronenberg directed one of the greatest horror remakes of all time, unleashing his practical effects-heavy version of The Fly in 1986. Thirty years after Cronenberg’s masterful remake, another is on the way. Deadline is reporting tonight that J.D. Dillard (Blumhouse’s Sleight) is […]
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 […]
When it comes to horror, there are a number of talented filmmakers that call the genre home. Masters of horror that fans can recall by name simply because of their robust body of work in horror. Names like David Cronenberg, Wes Craven, John Carpenter, Dario Argento, and so forth. As fans, we can count on […]
Martin Sheen plays a right wing populist who could lead the country to nuclear war. Okay, strictly speaking, The Dead Zone was filmed more around Toronto than in Toronto. But it’s close enough geographically, and as both one of the better...Show More Summary
Ten years after David Cronenberg's 2007 gangster film Eastern Promises was released in theaters, the sequel is finally being produced. According to Consequence of Sound, a casting notice for Body Cross (aka Eastern Promises 2) was released in London for the movie that will begin filming in March. Though Cronenberg's ... More »
David Cronenberg was originally going to shoot the Eastern Promises sequel towards the end of 2012. For undisclosed reasons, Focus Features pulled the plug on the film, which would’ve brought back Viggo Mortensen, Vincent Cassel, and other actors from the excellent 2007 crime movie. Show More Summary