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Apr 28, 2017

Remakes? Sequels? Are they good? Can they be good? 

It depends. 

I prefer a remake to a sequel for a bunch of reasons.  But that doesn’t mean all remakes are good movies.  It depends on how the movie is remade. 

Some story updates really work for the time they are made, and others not so much.  Invasion of the...

Apr 19, 2017

A "Double Feature" that's so big, we needed TWO PODCASTS to tell it!

James Hancock (host of The Wrong Reel podcast) returns for Part 2 of our collaboration between our two podcasts, where we discuss the "monsters" at the heart of the movies of Roman Polanski.

Sometimes they’re literal monsters, sometimes...

Apr 6, 2017

We all have our guilty pleasures. 

I have admired John Waters as a filmmaker since I first read about him in the pages of Fangoria magazine back in 1982

I love a maverick filmmaker who can manage to make movies outside of the system on a shoestring budget that are original, unique, and fun.  The early films of John...