A look back at Carpenter's The Thing

Since we've already hit the first days of summer, it reminded me that thirty years ago we had a landmark season of genre cinema in 1982 with E.T., Tron, The Road Warrior, Star Trek II and Conan the Barbarian.

On Star Trek II and sell through videos

Several months back, we ran a story about Thriller being one of the first sell through video that brought VHS prices down to earth.

GeekStock Lollapalooza hits L.A.

Whatever hyperbole you use to describe it, a superhero lollapalooza, a geek Woodstock, a deeply religious experience for comics fans, The Hero Complex Festival had to be enormous fun for superhero and film fans everywhere.

What's holding up Star Trek 2?

Yesterday, we confirmed plans for Star Trek 2 were moving ahead, albeit slowly. Today we discuss why the film is likely to be delayed and which writers are involved in the project.