Forbidden World

1982 New World Pictures Directed by Alan Holzman Produced by Roger Corman Written by Tim Curnen/R.J. Robertson/Jim Wynorski Music by Susan Justin Cinematography by Tim Suhrstedt Edited by Alan Holzman/Martin Nicholson I watched FORBIDDEN WORLD on the heels of watching another “Alien” knock-off: “Life.” Despite is having been made 30 years ago, I’d have to […]

Read More Forbidden World

A Nightmare On Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge

1985 New Line Cinema/Heron Communications/Smart Egg Pictures Directed by Jack Sholder Produced by Robert Shaye Written by David Chaskin Based on characters created by Wes Craven Music by Christopher Young Cinematography by Jacques Haitkin/Christopher Tufty Edited by Bob Brady/Arline Garson When discussing the “Nightmare on Elm Street” series with others, the question always comes up […]

Read More A Nightmare On Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge

A Nightmare On Elm Street

1984 New Line Cinema/Heron Communications/Smart Egg Pictures Written and Directed by Wes Craven Produced by Robert Shaye Music by Charles Bernstein  Cinematography by Jacques Haitkin Edited by Patrick McMahon/Rick Shaine I honestly do feel sorry for those of you who missed the 1980’s. Because you missed the craziest, most insane and yet most fun decade […]

Read More A Nightmare On Elm Street

The Serpent And The Rainbow

1988 Universal Pictures Directed by Wes Craven Produced by Doug Claybourne and David Ladd Written by Richard Maxwell and Adam Rodman Based on “The Serpent and The Rainbow” by Wade Davis Cinematography by John Lindley Edited by Glenn Farr Music by Brad Fiedel People who know me and know what I look for in horror […]

Read More The Serpent And The Rainbow