Movie Discussion: Richard Stanley’s Hardware (1990)

Monthly Theme: Splatter The Film: Hardware Country of origin: U.K. Date of U.K. release: October 5, 1990 Date of U.S. release: September 14, 1990 Studio: Palace Pictures, et al. Distributer: Millimeter Films Domestic Gross: $5.7 million Budget: $1.5 million (estimated) Directors: Richard Stanley Producers: Bob & Harvey Weinstein, et al. Screenwriter: Richard Stanley Adaptation? Yes, […]

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Movie Discussion: Alfred Hitchock’s Frenzy (1972)

Monthly Theme: Erotic Thrillers The Film: Frenzy Country of origin: U.K. Date of U.K. release: May 25, 1972 Date of U.S. release: June 21, 1972 Studio: Universal Pictures Distributer: Universal Pictures Domestic Gross: ? Budget: $2 million (estimated) Director: Alfred Hitchcock Producer: William Hill & Alfred Hitchcock Screenwriter: Anthony Shaffer Adaptation? Yes, of the 1966 […]

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Movie Discussion: Michael Reeves’ Witchfinder General (1968)

Monthly Theme: Witchcraft & Black Magic The Film: Witchfinder General Country of origin: U.K. Alternate title: The Conqueror Worm (U.S. title) Date of U.K. release: May 1968 Date of U.S. release: August 14, 1968 Studio: Tigon British Film Productions & American International Productions (AIP) Distributer: American International Productions (AIP) Domestic Gross: $1.5 million Budget: $175,000 […]

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Movie Discussion: Faye Jackson’s Strigoi (2009)

Monthly Theme: Vampires The Film: Strigoi Country of origin: U.S.A. Date of U.S. release: October 2009 (festivals only) Studio: St. Mortiz Productions Distributer: Breaking Glass Pictures (DVD) Domestic Gross: ? Budget: ? Director: Faye Jackson Producer: Rey Muraru Screenwriter: Faye Jackson Adaptation? No. Cinematographer: Kathinka Minthe Make-Up/FX: Kristyan Mallett Music: ? Part of a series? No. […]

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Movie Discussion: Clive Barker’s Hellraiser (1987)

Monthly Theme: Genre Classics The Film: Hellraiser Country of origin: U.K. Date of U.K. release: September 11, 1987 Date of U.S. release: September 18, 1987 Studio: Cinemarque Entertainment BV, et al. Distributer: New World Pictures Domestic Gross: $13.9 million Budget: $1 million (estimated) Directors: Clive Barker Producers: Mark Armstrong, et al. Screenwriters: Clive Barker Adaptation? […]

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Movie Discussion: Juan Carlos Fresnadillo’s 28 Weeks Later (2007)

Monthly Theme: Families in Peril The Film: 28 Weeks Later Country of origin: U.K. Date of U.K. release: May 11, 2007 Date of U.S. release: May 11, 2007 Studio: Fox Atomic, et al. Distributer: Fox Atomic & Fox Searchlight Pictures Domestic Gross: $28.6 million Budget: $15 million (estimated) Directors: Juan Carlos Fresnadillo Producers: Danny Boyle, […]

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