Pushing the limits of wearable technology will expand the digital horizon of the Internet of Things. And, telekinesis -- long thought to be a myth reserved for horror movies the likes of Bryan De Palma's 1976 classic, Carrie -- might be the next baby step in advancing this innovative technology. Show More Summary
One of these days, Universal will finally get around to their latest incarnation of Scarface. That officially planned remake of the 1932 Howard Hawks gangster flick, which was previously redone in 1983 by Brian De Palma, is currently...Show More Summary
Here’s a piece of World Cup camerawork that Brian De Palma would probably approve of. During a World Cup broadcast on RTE Two, viewers were treated to a first-person POV shot courtesy of a cameraman roaming around in the crowd. And in order to get his requisite shot of a sexy female spectator, the guy […]
I hadn't been sleeping well and was in a weird mood when I arrived. The flight was on Air Berlin, all Economy. The hotel was lovely—in the way that 70-year-old people from England and Germany appreciate.
The Hotel de las Palmas, in Jane Bowles’s conspicuously strange novel “Two Serious Ladies,” is a gnatty pension where pimps and winos lie about. It is here, in a rundown Panamanian port town called Colon, a place “full of nothing but...Show More Summary
Fri 04 Jul Say hello to Al Pacino's little friend in Brian De Palma's chilling, stylish and cocaine-riddled epic about a Cuban gangster who arrives in Miami and...
I hadn't been sleeping well and was in a weird mood when I arrived. The flight was on Air Berlin,
Sell your soul for rock ‘n roll! Phantom of the Paradise, the darkly satirical cult favorite from acclaimed writer and director Brian De Palma (Carrie, Dressed To Kill) will make its American Blu-ray debut as a Collector’s Edition 2-Disc set on August 5th from Scream Factory. The new edition of this Academy-Award nominated horror musical […]
The third edition of Llucmajor Open was held from 11th to 18th May, 2014 at Club Nautico S’arenal, part of the Balearic Island Palma de Mallorca, Spain.GM Sergey Fedorchuk (UKR) and GM Alexander Delchev (BUL) shared first place withShow More Summary
What follows is an excerpt from David Greven's excellent Psycho-Sexual: Male Desire in Hitchcock, De Palma, Scorsese, and Friedkin by David Greven. In this chapter of Greven's book, which is now available, he examines the way that Brian...Show More Summary
There are a few simple rules regarding conversation in my house: No politics No religion No insulting the films of Brian De Palma or David Cronenberg Those who mention Prometheus will be shot It’s not that I despise Prometheus (the first half is actually quite good), it’s just that the very thought of the movie’s squandered potential irks me to no […]
For decades, the Spanish island of Mallorca has attracted tourists and ex-patriate residents seeking sunshine, hospitality and beautiful surroundings. From the bustling streets and elegant Cathedral of Palma de Mallorca, to the peaceful beaches around Cala Ratjada, the island is incredibly diverse, and has enchanted millions of visitors. Show More Summary
In 1975, George Lucas was casting for his upcoming sci-fi filmThe Star Wars (name later changed to simply Star Wars. After a joint casting session with Brian De Palma, who was looking to hire actors for his new horror movie Carrie, Lucas was able to cast many of his principal actors. Show More Summary
Majorca! May 2014 – 17./18! Could there be a better place and time on earth for the PHP EU Unconference: sun, fun, plenty of cheap flights, affordable accommodation? The PHP EU Unconference (tickets) is the international version of the national unconference. Show More Summary
(NSFW: Language, Gore) …aka 12 movies to look up on Netflix. CineFix lists the best scenes shot in a single take, masterminded by the likes of Scorsese, De Palma, Cuaron and Welles. True Detective should win honorable mention.
Since making a splash as crack shot George Stone in Brian De Palma's The Untouchables, Andy Garcia has become one of the cinema's most prolific and diverse actors. The Cuban-born Garcia boasts over 100 credits on his resume, with roles...Show More Summary
Amy Irving's earliest contributions to the genre included Brian De Palma's two telekinetic Horror films, Carrie and The Fury. She would return as Sue Snell for The Rage: Carrie 2, and would appear in the suspense thriller, Hide and Seek, alongside Robert De Niro.
The latest Scarface remake might have found its director. Pablo Larraín, director of No, is in final talks to remake the 1981 Brian De Palma gangster classic, itself already a remake of a 1932 film by Howard Hawkes. Written by Paul Attanasio (Donnie...Show More Summary
Arrow Films is giving Brian De Palma’s absolutely shocking and fantastic Sisters a HD Blu-ray release in the UK on April 28, and we’ve got an exclusive sneak-peak inside. For the first time ever on Blu-ray in the UK, the disc will feature brand new... Read More
The folks over at Scream Factory have unveiled the cover art for their upcoming release of Brian DePalma’s classic 1974 film PHANTOM OF THE PARADISE with art by Justin Osbourn. Osbourn was also the artist behind some of Scream Factory's other titles like PRINCE OF DARKNESS, THE FOG and LIFEFORCE. Show More Summary