Pam Grier biopic in the works

Although the "blaxploitation" films of the '70s were derided at the time, in retrospect, the genre represented a dramatic time in cinematic history.

The B movie legends of Roger Corman

When legendary B movie producer Roger Corman won an Academy Award several years ago, there was of course controversy about the decision.

Quoth the raven nevermore

Like many young kids, the tales of Edgar Allan Poe were a spooky delight for me growing up, and it's the childhood love of Poe that inspired legendary B movie king Roger Corman to bring his work to the movies in the 60's.



Francis Ford Coppola revisits horror roots with Twixt

Looking back at cinema history, you'll realize many great directors started out making horror films. 

Why?