Lawmakers to honor Carpenter - Elko Daily
Elko Daily Free PressLawmakers to honor CarpenterElko Daily Free PressLongtime Assemblyman John Carpenter will be honored with a memorial proclamation on his life Friday, and Assemblyman John Ellison, R-Elko, and Sen. Pete Goicoechea, R-Eureka, are gearing up for the occasion. “Pete and I bought cowboy hats,” Ellison ...
Posted on 26 April 2017 | 5:47 pm
All the Reasons Why John Carpenter's Cult
GizmodoAll the Reasons Why John Carpenter's Cult Classic They Live Is as Timely as EverGizmodoIn 2015, John Carpenter called They Live “a documentary.” Though his cult classic is nearly 30 years old, its themes of surveillance, income inequality, and the sinking suspicion that the people in charge are way more sinister than we ever realized ...
Posted on 19 April 2017 | 6:01 pm
Film to end your week: 'Escape from New
DailyuwFilm to end your week: 'Escape from New York,' dir. John CarpenterDailyuwAnd since “Escape from New York,” co-written and directed by John Carpenter (“Halloween,” “The Thing”), takes place nine years after that catastrophic statistic stabbed the pitiful heart of this fictional 1988, it's safe to assume that things won't be ...
Posted on 14 April 2017 | 2:09 pm
Trailer For John Carpenter Comic Series
Geeks of DoomTrailer For John Carpenter Comic Series 'Tales Of Science Fiction' ReleasedGeeks of DoomA trailer has been released for the first installment of an upcoming comic book series from Halloween, The Thing, Escape from New York, Big Trouble in Little China, and They Live director John Carpenter and his wife Sandy King. The comic is a monthly ...
Posted on 12 April 2017 | 11:00 am
Review: THE VOID (2017) 'bloody fun in the
Victoria Advocate (blog)Review: THE VOID (2017) 'bloody fun in the tradition of John Carpenter'Victoria Advocate (blog)The only thing missing from this retro horror film is John Carpenter's iconic score but everything else that made those horror films of the 70's and 80's so special is intact. “The Void” with all its gore and blood channels Clive Barker in several ...
Posted on 12 April 2017 | 10:46 am
Until Dawn review: Teen slasher game offers
It usually seems to be the latter, but just when you think the game is following the teen slasher template to the letter, it will throw in a little bit of Alfred Hitchcock or a dash of John Carpenter, gross you out with some Saw-calibre gore, wink-wink ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:50 pm
See eighties rejects versus samurai babes in
It is a tradition that John Carpenter and Eric Powell brought into their run on this series and which new writer Fred Van Lente has embraced whole hog. Matched with artist Joe Eisman and colorist Gonzalo Duarte, both the craziness and the comedy of this ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:59 pm
West Greene High School Class of 1965 holds
Third row: John Scott, John Carpenter, John McCllelan, Doug Crouse, Richard Garrison, Albert Grimes, Densil Wilson, Kenneth Moniger, James Petit, Dale Cook, James Nice, Thomas Horr, Thomas Tharp, Linda (Reed) Butt, Shirley (Antil) Dvoreck and Stanley ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:18 pm
John Carpenter Talks to BD and Gunship
Just a few days ago, we posted the absolutely fantastic “Tech Noir” music video from retrosynth group Gunship. The track, which comes from their newly released self-titled album, features an opening monologue from the horror master himself, John Carpenter!
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:05 pm
John Carpenter’s Films – Ranked From
There are few directors with as rich and varied a back catalogue as John Carpenter. Since 1974, he’s directed seventeen feature films, three made-for-TV ones and has also tried his hand at straight-up television with Showtime’s Masters of Horror Series.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:45 am