Movie Discussion: Stuart Gordon’s From Beyond (1986)

Monthly Theme: Sean’s Favorites The Film: From Beyond Country of origin: U.S.A. Date of U.S. release: October 24, 1986 Studio: Empire Pictures & Taryn Prov Distributer: Empire Pictures Domestic Gross: $1.2 million Budget: $4.5 million (estimated) Director: Stuart Gordon Producers: Charles Band, Brian Yunza, et al. Screenwriters: Stuart Gordon, Dennis Paoli & Brian Yunza Adaptation? […]

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Movie Discussion: David Cronenberg’s The Brood (1979)

Monthly Theme: Religious Cults The Film: The Brood Country of origin: Canada Date of Canadian release: June 1, 1979 Date of U.S. release: May 25, 1979 Studio: Canadian Film Development Corporation (CFDC), et al. Distributer: New World Pictures Domestic Gross: ? Budget: $1.4 million (estimated) Director: David Cronenberg Producers: Pierre David, et al. Screenwriter: David […]

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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: David Cronenberg’s Dead Ringers (1988)

Monthly Theme: Erotic Thrillers The Film: Dead Ringers Alternate titles: n/a Country of origin: Canada Date of Canadian release: September 8, 1988 Date of U.S. release: September 23, 1988 Studios: Morgan Creek Productions & Téléfilm Canada Distributer: Twentieth Century Fox Domestic Gross: $8 million Budget: $13 million Director: David Cronenberg Producers: Carol Baum & Sylvio […]

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Movie Discussion: Clive Barker’s Hellraiser (1987)

Monthly Theme: Genre Classics The Film: Hellraiser Country of origin: U.K. Date of U.K. release: September 11, 1987 Date of U.S. release: September 18, 1987 Studio: Cinemarque Entertainment BV, et al. Distributer: New World Pictures Domestic Gross: $13.9 million Budget: $1 million (estimated) Directors: Clive Barker Producers: Mark Armstrong, et al. Screenwriters: Clive Barker Adaptation? […]

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Movie Discussion: Sam Raimi’s The Evil Dead (1981)

Monthly Theme: Genre Classics The Film: The Evil Dead Country of origin: U.S.A. Date of U.S. release: April 24, 1983 Studio: Renaissance Pictures Distributer: New Line Cinemas Domestic Gross: $2.4 million Budget: $375,000 (estimated) Directors: Sam Raimi Producers: Robert G. Tapert, et al. Screenwriters: Sam Raimi Adaptation? No. Cinematography: Tom Philo Make-Up/FX: Tom Sullivan, et […]

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