When it comes to horror films, I’m not necessarily anti-remake. There have been some incredible remakes that not only enhance the original film but also add so much more, whether due to technical aspects or advances in special effects. Dawn of the Dead and The Hills Have Eyes are prime examples of this: both movies […]
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February 10, 2009
Though this news comes very early, it’s still a worthy heads-up: The remake of A Nightmare on Elm Street will be filming in sunny Chicago 12 weeks from now. Let’s keep our eyes peeled and our razor fingers sharp!
February 5, 2009
As you’ve heard by now, The Nerds are in NY. This is our five-star digs (not a picture of our actual location). The illustrious EconoLodge. Hardly feels like we’ve left home!
January 1, 2009
Out with the old, in with the new – Happy New Year’s to everyone!
December 24, 2008
It’s the most wonderful time of the year!
November 19, 2008
The only description I can find on the new movie Moon is the following: “Astronaut Sam Bell has a quintessentially personal encounter while stranded on the moon for a three-year period.” The vague and mysterious summary is only amplified when accompanied by the linked photos below. Now, I’m not a sci-fi/outerspace fan, I freely admit […]
November 19, 2008
World War Z, Max Brooks’ fictitious epic oral history of how and when the zombie pandemic happened, is being made into a film as you may have already known, and they’ve found their director in Marc Forster (Quantum of Solace, Monster’s Ball, Stranger Than Fiction). Even better is the screenwriter, J. Michael Straczynski, who has written episodes […]
November 17, 2008
As I’m sure you’ve already heard by now, The Wolf Man is currently being remade with Benicio Del Toro in the titular role where he basically plays himself (a big, furry beast), and co-starring Anthony Hopkins (also playing himself: smarmy, yet lovable Brit). It’s being directed by Joe Johnston who has done some pretty cool stuff: […]