Tag: Wes Craven


Creative Passion: Five Filmmakers and Their Inspirations

A smart film critic (possibly Ken Hanke) once wrote, “Filmmakers start by remaking things they admired in childhood.” I am not able to...

Box Office Flashback, Film

Box Office Flashback: February 13, 1997

A long time ago in a country that seems far, far away ......

Film, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: 10 Movies That Are Remakes of Classic Horror Films

Horror movies derive most of their power and enjoyment (you sicko) from a combination of novelty and surprise.The novelty: how the...


The 31 Days of Halloween, Day 11: A Nightmare on Elm Street

Yesterday, I made the case for two less-than-stellar films ( When a Stranger Calls and Amusement ) that nevertheless contained...

Film, Horror Movie Marathon

Horror Movie Marathon: Part One

Kelly Stitzel embarks upon a month-long horror film marathon and she invites you along for the ride....


“Scream 4:” Coming Soon to Digitally Scare Crap Out of You

Scream 4 will be available for digital download on iTunes, Amazon Instant Video, Xbox and Playstation starting October 4th, ...


Contests, Film, Listmania

Listmania: Top 20 Scariest Films (#10-1)

There are only five days until Halloween and the Popdose staff is counting down the 20 most frightening films of all time — and as a...


Film, Revival House

Revival House: “One, two, Freddy’s coming for you …”

With the new Nightmare on Elm Street just around the corner, Jeff Johnson takes a fearful look back at the previous entries in the...


Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday: “Scream”

No, not that "Scream," silly -- Kelly Stitzel is here to serve up the soundtrack for the first chapter in the soon-to-be-revived...