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Cool Horror Gear: Mondo puts out David Cronenberg triple threat on vinyl

David Cronenberg and composer Howard Shore have collaborated on over a dozen films, including SCANNERS and THE BROOD, which have received primo vinyl releases from retro soundtrack distributor Mondo. But with that kind of well of content, there's no way they would rest there. Show More Summary

Mondo to Release Three Howard Shore/David Cronenberg Film Scores to Vinyl

Mondo has just announced that they will be releasing Howard Shore‘s scores to three David Cronenberg films on vinyl: Naked Lunch, Dead Ringers, and Crash. This will mark the first time that these scores have ever been released on this format. Naked Lunch, which features original artwork from Rich Kelly, will be up for sale […]

When Play-Doh is Photoshopped Onto Faces, Nightmares Ensue

Artist José Cardoso had a vision and decided to act on it. Inspired by David Cronenberg and Aphex Twin, the photographer/artist wanted to create something absolutely nightmarish from a childhood toy and was able to accomplish this by using Play-Doh, creating deformed shapes, and then photoshopping them onto the faces of people. Cardoso explains: This […]

Domestic Horror: Claustrophobic Films Set Inside Apartments

Next Friday at Anthology Film Archives, David Cronenberg’s Shivers is playing — a spiritual companion to J.G. Ballard’s novel High-Rise, which director Ben Wheatley adapted for the big screen. The film will see a limited release next Friday as well. With Ballard’s maniacal microcosm on the brain, we look back at other movies set inside […]

We’re All Sinners in the Hands of an Angry David Cronenberg, Who’s Playing God in an Indie Short Film

Bow before your maker (David Cronenberg), for he (David Cronenberg) is the alpha and omega, at least in this one indie short film. Cronenberg, the mind behind The Fly and (in this one case) all of human creation, has joined the cast of Geordie Sabbagh's sci-fi short film, Tomorrow's Shadows. He'll star ... More »

Filmmaking God David Cronenberg Will Play Actual God in a Science Fiction Short

3 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Well, this is some nifty casting. David Cronenberg—supreme lord of body horror; crafter of nightmares; director of films like Scanners, Videodrome, The Fly, Naked Lunch, Crash (the more disturbing and superior one), and A History of Violence—will play God in a new independent science fiction short. Read more...

Tim Burton, David Cronenberg, and More Inspire an Art Exhibition

Film art inspires the multimedia works in ‘FADE IN: INT. ART GALLERY – DAY,’ the Swiss Institute’s latest exhibition.

Rep Cinema This Week: The Fly, The Witch, and Youth

last monthCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

At rep cinemas this week: a fly, a witch, and an aging composer. The Fly Directed by David Cronenberg TIFF Bell Lightbox (350 King Street West) Saturday, April 16, 9 p.m. David Cronenberg reached a career high with 1986’s The Fly, his singular, at times operatic, adaptation of the 1950s sci-fi classic. Show More Summary

‘American Psycho’ Trivia: Bret Easton Ellis Once Wrote a Script for David Cronenberg

2 months agoEntertainment / Film : SlashFilm

It’s no secret Bret Easton Ellis isn’t a big fan of the movie American Psycho. The author considers the satire a perfectly fine film, but as an adaptation of his own work, he finds it deeply flawed. For many reasons, Ellis considered the book unable to be adapted. Show More Summary

In David Cronenberg’s 1986 cult classic The Fly scientist...

In David Cronenberg’s 1986 cult classic The Fly scientist Seth Brundle (famously played by Jeff Goldblum) unintentionally transforms into the monstrous Brundlefly. This delightfully disturbing set of Brundlefly nesting dolls is the latest creation by San Francisco-based artist Andy Stattmiller (previously featured here). Show More Summary


3 months agoGenres / Horror : Fangoria

For the second installment of their “March Madness” series, THE GIRLS IN THE BACK ROW dig into one of the most cerebral and emotionally distressing filmmakers working in the genre: David Cronenberg. And while most of his output could certainly qualify for this month’s theme, Kate & Tab decide to go for Cronenberg’s tale of […]

Cronenberg's 'Rabid' Is Getting The Soska Treatment

Marilyn Chambers in 'Rabid', courtesy of Cinepix According to Variety, directors Jen & Sylvia Soska will be tackling a remake of David Cronenberg's 1977 horror thriller, Rabid. This redo is coming courtesy of rightsholders Somerville House Releasing and will be produced by John Vidette, Paul Lalonde, and Michael Walker. The project [...]

Terror Trivia: Videodrome (1983)

The character of Brian O'Blivion is based on Marshall McLuhan. David Cronenberg was a student of McLuhan's during college.

David Cronenberg's Rabid to be remade by the Soska sisters

Canadian filmmakers Jen and Sylvia Soska, the "Twisted Twins" behind such films as AMERICAN MARY and SEE NO EVIL 2, will soon be updating the work of a Canadian legend, as the duo has signed on to direct a remake of David Cronenberg's...Show More Summary

David Cronenberg’s ‘Rabid’ Is Getting Remade As a Film and Television Series

David Cronenberg’s early entry into body horror, Rabid, is set to be remade with Jen and Sylvia Soska attached to direct, Variety reports. John Vidette’s Somerville House Releasing has entered into a joint venture with Paul Lalonde and Michael Walker to produce a feature film and original TV series based on the 1977 Canadian horror […]

Andrzej ?u?awski, ‘Poland’s Answer To David Cronenberg,’ Dead At 75

3 months agoArts : Modern Art Notes

“‘The vision of the world portrayed in his films has been described as tragic, shocking and hysterical,’ with ‘explosions of violence, sexuality, and despair’; his methods yielded from actresses including Romy Schneider, Isabelle Adjani and Sophie Marceau some of the best performances of their careers.”

11 Transformative Facts About 'The Fly'

3 months agoHumor / odd : mental_floss

David Cronenberg ensured that you'd never look at Jeff Goldblum—or a housefly—the same way again.

10 Mind-Blowing Facts About ‘Scanners’

4 months agoHumor / odd : mental_floss

David Cronenberg’s sci-fi classic is turning 35.

Creepy phone case looks like it can listen in on your calls

4 months agoTechnology / Apple : Cult Of Mac

If you’re looking for a one-of-a-kind case for your precious smartphone, here’s one that looks like it came straight out of Videodrome director David Cronenberg’s worst nightmares. Have you seen that movie? It’s messed up. This creepy...Show More Summary

Movie Monsters: The Brood (1979)

David Cronenberg gives birth to these tiny terrors in the 1979 film, The Brood! The murderous little monsters attack without ego, and will stop at nothing to defend their den. Why are the brood your favorite movie monsters?

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