Movie Discussion: David Lynch’s Inland Empire (2006)

Monthly Theme: Highbrow/Lowbrow The Film: Inland Empire Country of origin: U.S.A. Date of U.S. release: December 6, 2006 Studio: StudioCanal, et al. Distributer: 518 Media Domestic Gross: $861,000 Budget: ? Director: David Lynch Producers: Jay Aaseng, et al. Screenwriter: David Lynch Adaptation? No. Cinematographer: David Lynch Make-Up/FX: Gary D’Amico Music: Marek Zebrowski Part of a […]

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Movie Discussion: Rob Zombie’s House of 1000 Corpses (2003)

Monthly Theme: Highbrow/Lowbrow The Film: House of 1000 Corpses Country of origin: U.S.A. Date of U.S. release: April 11, 2003 Studio: Spectacle Entertainment Group & Universal Pictures Distributer: Lions Gate Films Domestic Gross: $12.6 million Budget: $7 million (estimated) Director: Rob Zombie Producer: Andy Given, et al. Screenwriter: Rob Zombie Adaptation? No. Cinematographers: Alex Poppas […]

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Movie Discussion: Kiyoshi Kurosawa’s Pulse [Kairo] (2001)

Monthly Theme: Highbrow/Lowbrow The Film: Pulse Japanese title: Kairo Country of origin: Japan Date of Japanese release: February 10, 2001 Date of U.S. release: November 9, 2005 Studio: Daiei Eiga, Hakuhodo & Imagica Distributer: Toho Company/Magnolia Pictures Domestic Gross: $51,000 Budget: ? Director: Kiyoshi Kurosawa Producer: Yasuyoshi Tokuma, et al. Screenwriter: Kiyoshi Kurosawa Adaptation? No. […]

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Movie Discussion: Tom Six’s The Human Centipede (First Sequence) (2010)

Monthly Theme: Highbrow/Lowbrow The Film: The Human Centipede [First Sequence] Alternate title: n/a Country of origin: The Netherlands Date of Dutch release: April 10, 2012 (DVD) Date of U.S. release: April 28, 2010 Studio: Six Entertainment Distributer: IFC Midnight Domestic Gross: $181,000 Budget: $1.5 million (estimated) Director: Tom Six Producer: Tom Six & Ilona Six […]

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Movie Discussion: Greg McLean’s Wolf Creek (2005)

Monthly Theme: Highbrow/Lowbrow The Film: Wolf Creek Country of origin: Australia Date of Australian release: November 3, 2005 Date of U.S. release: December 25, 2005 Studio: The Australian Film Finance Corporation, et al. Distributer: Dimension Films Domestic Gross: $16.1 million Budget: $1 million (estimated) Directors: Greg McLean Producers: George Adams, et al. Screenwriter: Greg McLean […]

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