John Carpenter

They Live Remake Official

Aw, goddamnit. That was the first thought that passed through my head when I read the headline on THR this morning that John Carpenter’s classic alien conspiracy film, They Live, is going to be remade. Universal and Strike Entertainment are in negotiations with rights holder Les Moughs to acquire the film rights.

Halloween: 30th Anniversary Commemorative Set (Blu-ray / DVD)

Reviewed by Uncle Creepy Starring Jamie Lee Curtis, Danielle Harris, Donald Pleasance, PJ Soles

Thing, The (Blu-ray)

Reviewed by Uncle Creepy Starring Kurt Russell, Wilford Brimley, T.K. Carter, Keith David Directed by John Carpenter Distributed by Universal Home Video

Block is Back With Bigger Boat

Peter Block, former president of acquisitions and co-producer at Lionsgate, has set off on his own with a brand-new company called A Bigger Boat, securing distribution deals with Overture in North America and Alliance in the UK, Spain, Italy and Scandinavia, according to Variety.

Blu Carpenter for the UK

We can only hope someone Stateside will pick up on this idea sooner rather than later ... DVD Active learned today that Optimum Releasing is putting out Blu-Ray versions of John Carpenter’s The Fog, They Live and Escape From New York in the UK.

Holy Grail of Halloween Footage Found

Oh, what a wonderful day this is. One of the most amazing discoveries in the history of man is being reported over at Fangoria. Is it the Holy Grail? Jesus? Perhaps a new source of oil? NO! Even better than all those things combined!