David Cronenberg

Videodrome: how Cronenberg subverts the noir thriller genre

Ryan Lambie Feature Aug 3, 2015

David Cronenberg's Videodrome isn't just a classic sci-fi horror, but also a brilliant noir thriller. Ryan explains why...

The Bottom Shelf: Subspecies Trilogy, Rabid and They Live

Nick Aldwinckle Feature Mar 11, 2015

This month's horror DVD and Blu-ray round up looks at vampire B-movies, John Carpenter, and Gary Numan...

Comparing the virtual realms of Inception and eXistenZ

Ryan Lambie Feature Mar 10, 2015

Although released over a decade apart, Christopher Nolan's Inception shares many parallels with David Cronenberg's cult sci-fi, eXistenZ...

17 moments of movie terror in the bathroom

Ryan Lambie Odd List Feb 6, 2015

From toilet-based scares to nasty encounters in the shower, here's a selection of 17 memorable moments of terror in the bathroom...

Cannibals and comedy: Ivan Reitman’s path to Ghostbusters

Ryan Lambie Feature Jan 31, 2014

It’s 30 years since Ghostbusters first hit cinemas. But what led its director and producer from Canada to Hollywood? Ryan takes a look...

The Bottom Shelf: Halloween horror special

Nick Aldwinckle Feature Oct 23, 2014

It's almost Halloween, so here's Nick with a spook-filled round-up of DVD and Blu-ray releases...

Maps To The Stars review

Ryan Lambie Review Sep 23, 2014

David Cronenberg serves up the ice-cold Hollywood satire, Maps To The Stars. Here’s Ryan’s review of a bloodcurdling drama...

Did Cronenberg nearly get a second chance to make his Total Recall?

Ryan Lambie News Jun 23, 2014

In a surprising interview, director David Cronenberg hints that he was once attached to direct the 2012 Total Recall remake...

David Cronenberg's Maps To The Stars: first promo

Ryan Lambie Trailer Apr 15, 2014

Erstwhile king of venereal horror David Cronenberg has a new film out this year. Here's the first promo for Maps To The Stars...

Maps To The Stars and the dramas of David Cronenberg

Ryan Lambie Feature Jan 9, 2014

As Maps To The Stars gets an R-rating from the MPAA, Ryan looks at the director David Cronenberg's talent for fiercely individual drama...

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