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 […]

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The Shining

1980 Warner Bros. Directed and Produced by Stanley Kubrick Screenplay by Stanley Kubrick and Diane Johnson Based on the novel “The Shining” by Stephen King Cinematography by John Alcott Edited by Ray Lovejoy Music by Wendy Carlos/Rachel Elkind Hard as it to believe nowadays when THE SHINING is considered to be a horror masterpiece and […]

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The Keep

1983 Paramount Pictures Directed and Screenplay by Michael Mann based on “The Keep” by F. Paul Wilson Produced by Howard W. Koch Cinematography by Alex Thomson Edited by Dov Hoenig/Chris Kelley Music by Tangerine Dream Say the name Michael Mann to any reasonably informed movie fan and they’ll most likely rattle off the titles of […]

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Silent Rage

1982 Columbia Pictures Directed by Michael Miller Produced by Anthony B. Unger Written by Edward D. Lorenzo and Joseph Fraley Chuck Norris is best known today for that Internet phenomenon known as “Chuck Norris Facts” which attribute all kinds of superhuman feats and godlike acts of toughness to him.  I think that if Bruce Lee were […]

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Angel Heart

1987 Carolco Entertainment/TriStar Directed by Alan Parker Produced by Andrew Vajna and Mario Kassar Screenplay by Alan Parker Based on the novel “Falling Angel” by William Hjortsberg Now here’s a movie that got into my head the very first time I saw it and squirmed around in there for a few days and made a […]

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