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They Live Spinatures Figure Up For Order Now At Waxwork Records

They Live Spinatures Figure Up For Order Now At Waxwork Records

Fittingly revealed for Election Day today, the latest Spinatures figure from Waxwork Records is from John Carpenter's cult classic They Live The Politician Spinatures figure follows Frankenstein, The Bride of Frankenstein, Michael Myers, and the trick or treaters from Halloween 3 in this new line All of them are up for order or preorder right[...]

Michael Myers Gets A Kids Book With The Legend Of Halloween Retelling

Michael Myers Gets A Kids Book With The Legend Of Halloween Retelling

And it is real, finally! Coming in 2021, director of the current trilogy of Halloween films David Gordon Green has teamed up with writer/artist Onur Tukel for The Legend of Halloween, a kid's style retelling of the original John Carpenter and Debra Hill script for the 1978 version of Halloween It will have it all:[...]

New John Carpenter Album Lost Themes III In February Hear First Track

New John Carpenter Album Lost Themes III In February, Hear First Track

An awesome surprise this morning, as a new John Carpenter album was announced Lost Themes III: Alive After Death will feature ten new tracks, with the first single "Weeping Ghosts" released as well The album will release from Sacred Bones Records on February 5, 2021 The new song listens like it walked right out of[...]

Prince Of Darkness 4K Blu-ray Coming From Scream Factory

Prince Of Darkness 4K Blu-ray Coming From Scream Factory

John Carpenter's underrated Prince of Darkness is coming to 4K UHD Blu-ray for the first time on January 19th, thanks to Scream Factory The 1987 film stars Donald Pleasence, Jameson Parker, Lisa Blount, Alice Cooper, Victor Wong, and Dennis Dun, and is not often talked about for being one of the iconic director's best It[...]

The Thing The Natural Cocoon Actor Wilford Brimley Dies at 85

The Thing, The Natural, Cocoon Actor Wilford Brimley Dies at 85

Blair, one of the doomed researchers in John Carpenter's The Thing, a remake of The Thing from Another World (1951) Most within the cinema world praised the 1982 film as the superior work.https://youtu.be/TgIB5Yl4sBQBrimley played Pop Fisher, manager for the last place baseball club the Knights when Hobbs (Robert Redford) is recruited[...]

They Live: Artist Alters Trump Goya Ad John Carpenter Approves

They Live: Artist Alters Trump Goya "Ad", John Carpenter Approves

America’s obsession with conformity and consumerism is as relevant as ever in 2020 as it was in 1988 when John Carpenter directed the cult-classic They Live Ironically, the presidents in both years happen to be celebrities in Ronald Reagan during the film’s original release and currently Donald Trump One of the latest controversies is the[...]

Halloween Kills Teased More By John Carpenter and David Gordon Green

Halloween Kills Teased More By John Carpenter and David Gordon Green

Halloween Kills director David Gordon Green had a chat in the new Empire Magazine, and John Carpenter talked to Indiewire about the new escapades of Michael Myers One thing is for sure: it is going to be brutal.[caption id="attachment_1129787" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Universal Pictures - Halloween (2018)[/caption] Halloween Kills Has So Much Potential "The first one was more[...]

John Carpenter Releases Two New Tracks Hear Them Now

John Carpenter Releases Two New Tracks, Hear Them Now

John Carpenter is releasing a new album in the fall and has dropped two new tracks today The horror icon has a 12-inch vinyl single containing the two tracks as well Many variants of it are being released, and are available for preorder right now These are a collaboration with his Halloween 2018 co-composers, his[...]

Halloween Kills Trailer Will Come Out When Hollywood Settles Down

Halloween Kills Trailer Will Come Out When Hollywood Settles Down

John Carpenter's idea was such a great idea, and it's amazing it's still going on David Gordon Green's interpretation of the movie with what he did on the first Halloween that we did, I'm really proud of it I think he walked the perfect line of bringing enough back of what the original Halloween felt like but also[...]

Free Copies of John Carpenter Presents: Storm Kids to Comic Shops

Free Copies of John Carpenter Presents: Storm Kids to Comic Shops

Storm King is giving away free issues of the book John Carpenter Presents Storm Kids: The Grimms Town Terror Tales to American retailers It's the first issue of series that was to have been published this year but will now be published next Storm King will also be paying for the shipping. The first issue of[...]

Halloween Twitter Watch Party Coming Friday With Jamie Lee Curtis

Halloween Twitter Watch Party Coming Friday With Jamie Lee Curtis

Other members of the cast and crew are going to participate as well, such as John Carpenter, Blumhouse chief Jason Blum, Judy Greer, James Jude Courtney, and Nick Castle.[caption id="attachment_1205791" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Halloween Watch Party promo Credit Universal[/caption] Halloween Behind The Scenes Stories "No one does horror quite like Blumhouse and Michael Myers[...]

Escape From L.A. Gets Special Edition Blu-ray From Scream Factory

Escape From L.A. Gets Special Edition Blu-ray From Scream Factory

with director John Carpenter, or with star Kurt Russell You can check out the excellent new cover for the release, and the special features list down below.[caption id="attachment_1191979" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Cover for the Collector's Edition of Escape from L.A on Blu-Ray.[/caption] Escape From L.A Special Features"Snake is BACK! On May 26th, 2020, Scream Factory proudly[...]

The Walking Dead: Beta Gamma Rosita &#038 Judith Get Halloween Treatment [VIDEO]

"The Walking Dead": Beta, Gamma, Rosita & Judith Get "Halloween" Treatment [VIDEO]

To say he met some "pushback" would be an understatement - especially from Rosita (Christian Serratos) and now-we-know-she-would've-shot-Negan Judith (Cailey Fleming).But just in case you need a little help in the "horror movie vibe", the fine folks at AMC and The Walking Dead have put together this little "homage" to John Carpenter's Halloween with clips[...]

Louise Simonson Writing John Carpenters Storm Kids in Storm King May 2020 Solicits

Louise Simonson Writing John Carpenter's Storm Kids in Storm King May 2020 Solicits

writing Storm Kids, the new title in Storm King Productions' John Carpenter Presents line Drawn by Guy Dorian Sr  - whose first professional comic was also a bunch of Marvel kids, The New Warriors, and coloured by Janice Chiang, it will also have a cover from her husband Walter Simonson.Time to meet human-animal ‘splices’, Byrr,[...]

They Live NECA 2 Pack Final Packaging Shots Revealed

'They Live' NECA 2 Pack Final Packaging Shots Revealed

The John Carpenter classic is being honored with two retro style clothed action figures Each will come with their wristwatches, a tv, magazine, newspaper, and a necklace Check the box and figures out below.Consume! Obey! A truly underrated movie of the ‘80s, They Live had a fun sci-fi premise hiding a deeper social commentary about[...]

Criterion Collection 50% Off Sale Ends Soon Heres What You Should Grab While You Can

Criterion Collection 50% Off Sale Ends Soon, Here's What You Should Grab While You Can

The disc includes two commentary tracks, the short film Camera by Cronenberg, an awesome roundtable from 1982 with Cronenberg, John Carpenter, Mick Garris, and John Landis, and tons more.Hoop Dreams, directed by Steve JamesThe greatest sports documentary of all-time, and one of the best documentaries you will ever see period The film follows two young[...]


Halloween Kills: Kyle Richards Returns as Lindsey Wallace

"Halloween Kills": Kyle Richards Returns as Lindsey Wallace

Another face from the 1978 John Carpenter original, Halloween is returning to the franchise in Kyle Richards, who played Lindsey Wallace, for Halloween Kills The film is the sequel to 2018’s Halloween, which acts as a direct sequel to the Carpenter film effectively retconning all previous sequels of the franchise.[caption id="attachment_1082330" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Editorial credit:[...]

DC Comics Adds a Blank Cover Variant to John Carpenters Joker Comic Book

DC Comics Adds a Blank Cover Variant to John Carpenter's Joker Comic Book

Looks like DC Comics is trying to giving a boost to sales of the upcoming Joker one-shot for Year Of The Villain written by John Carpenter? With a special blank cover version, with special paper stock suitable for getting your favourite comic book artist to draw their own version of The Joker all over it...Handy[...]

John Carpenter to Write The Joker: Year of the Villain Special

John Carpenter to Write The Joker: Year of the Villain Special

Legendary filmmaker John Carpenter will write DC's The Joker: Year of the Villain special Carpenter will be joined by frequent collaborator Anthony Burch as co-writer and artist Phillip Tan The book will focus on The Joker trying to be a bigger villain than all the other villains given "The Offer" by Lex Luthor because he's[...]