Movie Discussion: Ruggero Deodato’s Cannibal Holocaust (1980)

Monthly Theme: Video Nasties The Film: Cannibal Holocaust Country of origin: Italy Date of Italian release: February 7, 1980 Date of U.S. release: July 11, 1980 Studio: F.D. Cinematografica Distributer: Transcontinental [dubbed] Domestic Gross: ? Budget: $100,000 (estimated) Director: Ruggero Deodato Producers: Franco Di Nunzio & Franco Palaggi Screenwriter: Gianfranco Clerici Adaptation? No. Cinematography: Sergio […]

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Movie Discussion: Peter Jackson’s Dead Alive (1992)

Monthly Theme: Splatter The Film: Dead Alive Alternate titles: Braindead (Original title) Country of origin: New Zealand Date of New Zealand release: August 13, 1992 Date of U.S. release: February 12, 1993 Studio: WingNut Films, New Zealand Film Commission & Avalon Studios Limited Distributer: Trimark Pictures Domestic Gross: $242,000 Budget: $3 million Director: Peter Jackson […]

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Movie Discussion: Iain Softley’s The Skeleton Key (2005)

Monthly Theme: Witchcraft & Black Magic The Film: The Skeleton Key Country of origin: U.S.A Date of U.S. release: August 12, 2005 Studio: Universal Pictures, ShadowCatcher Entertainment, et al. Distributer: Universal Pictures Domestic Gross: $47.9 million Budget: $43 million (estimated) Director: Iain Softley Producers: Daniel Bobker, Michael Shamberg, et al. Screenwriters: Ehren Kruger Adaptation? No […]

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Movie Discussion: Victor Salva’s Jeepers Creepers (2001)

Monthly Theme: Giant Monsters The Film: Jeepers Creepers Country of origin: U.S.A Date of U.S. release: August 31, 2001 Studio: United Artists Films, American Zoetrope, et al. Distributer: United Artists Domestic Gross: $37.9 million Budget: $10 million (estimated) Director: Victor Salva Producers: Francis Ford Coppola, et al. Screenwriter: Victor Salva Adaptation? No. Cinematographer: Don E. […]

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