Tag: Roger Corman


Could Be Fantastic: Five Documentaries About Lost Films

I’ve long been fascinated by movies that, for one reason or another, were never filmed or released. What would it have been like if...


(Not So) Famous Firsts, Film

(Not So) Famous Firsts: Jonathan Demme’s “Caged Heat”

Jonathan Demme’s passing was marked by tributes to Silence of the Lambs, an American horror classic. Demme would still be considered one...

Dw. Dunphy On..., Film

Dw. Dunphy On… And Videotape, Part One: VHS Subculture

The first in a two-part series exploring home video and the formats which refuse to die....

Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Mystery Science Theater 3000, Volume XXXVII”

Celebrate Turkey Day the MSTie way with Mystery Science Theater 3000, Volume XXXVII....

Comics and Graphic Novels, Dw. Dunphy On..., Film

Dw. Dunphy On… What Do We Do With Non-Canonical Media?

This is not your grandfather's Superman...but is that Superman at all anymore?...

Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Mystery Science Theater 3000, Volume XXXIV”

Vikings, colossal beasts and evil hypnotists galore: time for another volume of Mystery Science Theater 3000....

Police Academy 7: Mission to Moscow

Film, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: Seven Movie Franchises With Way Too Many Sequels

Sometimes a film cries out for a sequel. And sometimes we cry out when we see a sequel. Here are seven movie series that fall into the...

Film, Popdose Interviews, Television

The Popdose Interview: Robert Carradine

You might think that Robert Carradine, an actor whose filmography is far more formidable than the average moviegoer would ever imagine...

Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Review: “Mean Streets”

Charlie and Johnny Boy finally make it to Blu-ray....

Film, No Concessions

No Concessions: At the 49th New York Film Festival

Bob Cashill witnesses A Separation, experiences Melancholia, and feels Shame....

DVD Reviews, Music

DVD Review: The Lost Dogs, “It Came From The Basement”

The Lost Dogs emerge with a vintage concert for the DVD release, It Came From The Basement....


DVD Reviews, Film

DVD Review: “Trailers from Hell, Vol. 2”

Joe Dante, Guillermo Del Toro, Roger Corman and more share some of their favorite movie trailers in "Trailers from Hell, Vol. 2," and Tony...


DVD Reviews, Film

DVD Review: Blood, Beasts, and Boobs, Corman Style (Plus, Gamera)

Roger Corman more than earned the honorary Oscar he picked up last year. He wrote, produced, and/or directed some terrific flicks, from...


Film, Revival House

Revival House: “They’re eating the guests, sir.”

With Piranha 3D in theaters now, I thought it might be fun to revisit an old favorite from 1978. Movies like Piranha happened in the good...


Farkakte Film Flashback, Film

Farkakte Film Flashback Special: Admit It, You Wanna “Piranha”

As a lake full of pretty young co-eds prepares to be eaten by fish this weekend, Pete Chianca reflects on the bloodthirsty creatures of his...


Film, Revival House

Revival House: Nine Great DVD Audio Commentary Tracks

Jeff Johnson has returned for another spectacular edition of Revival House, and this time, he's pointing you in the direction of some...