The Blob (1988)

Director: Chuck Russell

Written by: Chuck Russell & Frank Darabont

Starring: Kevin Dillon, Shawnee Smith, Donovan Leitch, Jeffrey DeMunn, Art LaFleur, Bill Moseley, Erika Eleniak

Music by: Michael Hoenig

Taglines: “Scream now, while there’s still room to breathe.””Terror has no shape.””If it had a mind, you could reason with it. If it had a face, you could look it in the eye. And if it had a body, you could shoot it.””On his 30th birthday, he’s back: bigger, faster, hungrier, meaner and deadlier than before…Guess he’ll have his cake and eat it too.”

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Thoughts on the new Freddy Krueger

I’m of two minds about the upcoming remake of A Nightmare On Elm Street. On the one hand, the original is a bonafide classic of 80s horror cinema and something that’s held up extremely well with age. However, the franchise really is due for a new makeover, and Freddy deserves a return to his scary boogeyman roots rather than his stand-up comic routines in some of the later sequels. With Freddy vs. Jason’s much talked-about sequel not appearing any time soon, I don’t see why a reboot is necessarily a bad thing.

(see more, plus pictures from the remake after the jump)

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Salem’s Lot – Part 4: The Second Miniseries (2004)

Director: Mikael Salomon

Written by: Peter Salardi (based on the novel by Stephen King)

Starring: Rob Lowe, Donald Sutherland, Andre Braugher, Samantha Mathis, Robert Mammone, Dan Byrd, James Cromwell, Rutger Hauer.

Tagline: “In a small town, evil spreads quickly.”

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My Bloody Valentine 3D (2009)

Director: Patrick Lussier

Written by: Todd Farmer & Zane Smith (based on the 1981 screenplay by John Beaird & Stephen Miller)

Starring: Jensen Ackles, Jaime King, Kerr Smith, Betsy Rue, Edi Gathegi, Tom Atkins, Kevin Tighe.

Music by: Michael Wandmacher

Taglines: On January 16, Get Your Heart Broken.”

“Nothing says ‘date movie’ like a 3D ride to hell!”

“You can’t get closer than this.”

“He’s gonna break your heart.”

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