Where to begin? I remember seeing The Shining for the first time five years ago. I watched it at home, in my bedroom, on a thirty-inch HDTV and vividly remember the opening title sequence enticing my brain. I remember seeing Kubrick's camera tracking with Jack Torrence's car as it drove up the windy mountain, nearing the … Continue reading After Seeing THE SHINING on the Big Screen
When Rob Zombie released his remake of John Carpenter’s original classic, audiences weren’t just divided; they were furious. In the world of horror, Halloween is holy ground (and besides, with all the shitty sequels, what’s the point of remaking a movie so good and pure anyway?), but Zombie wasn’t satisfied with his bloody reboot. No, he … Continue reading Rob Zombie’s Underappreciated Gem: HALLOWEEN II
Welcome, heathens, to my new blog! Lately I’ve been realizing that my lack of writing may be the cause of some personal unhappiness… SO… I’m turning back to writing but in a way that I haven’t been able to before. As you probably know, I run the website Fortress of Film (www.fortressoffilm.com) where I have … Continue reading Welcome, Heathens!