Sam Raimi was riding high on the hog when his first movie ever, The Evil Dead, became a big hit. What would the director do next? He had made his name with Evil Dead and was ready for a big studio film. That film was Crimewave. It was directed by Raimi from a script he [...]
In 1983, Sam Raimi’s cult horror classic, “The Evil Dead” was released. It has gone down as one of the most influential horror films of all time. 30 years later, a remake, “Evil Dead” was released by director Fede Alvarez. Like Raimi, “Evil Dead” serves as the directorial debut of Alvarez. The plot of the [...]
When Evil Dead was screened at SXSW (South by Southwest film festival) the critics loved it. Going into the screening, I was hoping for a great horror film that truly scared me. Instead, Evil Dead is generic horror film that shows points of brilliance, but squanders it for cheap scares. Word of advice, don’t watch [...]
If you go back over a decade ago and look at Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man films, you’ll notice that there weren’t many franchises around like there are now. Aside from from the Web Slinger, Brian Singer’s X-Men franchise and Blade was about all there was. Now, we have Marvel with their huge movie-verse, DC is trying [...]
Work on Marc Webb’s Spider-Man sequel is coming along nicely. It seems the majority of the cast is in place and filming will start soon. Two of the new additions to the movie were out and about promoting their movies at this year’s Sundance Film Festival. Shailene Woodley, who will be playing Mary Jane Watson, [...]
To mark the release of The Amazing Spider-Man on the big screen, this month we’re giving you the chance to win the original Spider-Man trilogy starring Tobey Maguire on Blu-ray.
For anyone who is a fan of comic books, especially those who love the classics, you know that some big screen adaptations of these stories did not really succeed because it displeased the fans who enjoy these fun stories and didn’t do justice to their characters and the context illustrated in the comics. Check out 15 of those comic book movies that turned success books into fiascos in theaters.
Director Marc Webb spoke to Comic-Con Magazine (Via Latino Review) about the tone of his upcoming Spider-Man reboot. Betrayal, tragedy, action humor and romance. Make the jump!
Speaking at a press conference in Tokyo, stars Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone and producers Avi Arad and Matthew Tolmach explained the relationships in the reboot.
Welcome to day 22 of 31 in 31! In today’s menu we have “The Evil Dead”. Sit back, relax and i promise this will not hurt a bit…. well, perhaps a little! I feel foolish for even having to synopsize this movie, because if you haven’t seen Sam Raimi’s 1981 masterpiece by now-really, what the effe do you do with your time?
Dynamite Entertainment has signed a comprehensive licensing agreement with Conde Nast for comic books based on The Shadow. Arguably the most famous pulp hero of the 20th century and an inspiration for Batman among many others, The Shadow has been featured in comic books, comic strips, television, video games, and at least five motion pictures.