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October 20, 2020
Looks like SFX legend, Rick Baker (An American Werewolf in London, Thriller, Planet of the Apes, The Wolfman) is making […]
December 8, 2019
Born on this day in 1950: Rick Baker One of the modern masters of special effects makeup and creature effects, […]
August 9, 2018
Label this one of the most interesting theater opportunities you’ll get this year! The annual Art House Theater Day has […]
March 20, 2018
I’m a big fan of writer-director John Landis’ An American Werewolf in London. Not only that, but I love the […]
February 20, 2018
After having won an incredible seven Oscars for his stunning onscreen makeup work, Rick Baker is now focusing his skills […]
June 14, 2017
One of our favorite filmmakers round these parts is Larry Cohen. The director of such classic movies as It’s Alive, […]
December 27, 2016
Retromedia put out a 40th Anniversary DVD of Octaman just a few short years ago. Now Kino Lorber Studio Classic […]
October 19, 2016
When you’re an FX pioneer like Rick Baker, your Halloween costume has to be of the kick-ass variety. Baker took […]
June 2, 2016
What can really be said about practical effects that hasn’t already been said? There’s no denying that the horror genre […]
May 28, 2015
Special effects legend Rick Baker announced to 89.3 KPCC his plans to retire.
October 29, 2014
Known for his jaw-dropping contributions to films like An American Werewolf in London, The Funhouse, and Gremlins 2: The New […]