John Carpenter

The top 20 underappreciated films of 1984

Ryan Lambie Odd List Sep 10, 2015

The year that gave us Gremlins, Ghostbusters and The Temple Of Doom also gave us these 20 underappreciated movies...

Dwayne Johnson wants John Carpenter for Big Trouble remake

Big Trouble in Little China
Simon Brew News Jun 9, 2015

Dwayne Johnson has been reading the online reaction to the Big Trouble In Little China remake news, and notes it's been "polarized".

Dwayne Johnson headlining Big Trouble In Little China remake

Big Trouble in Little China
Simon Brew News Jun 2, 2015

John Carpenter's Big Trouble In Little China is next to be remade - and Kurt Russell is nowhere to be seen...

The Bottom Shelf: Hollywood Chainsaw Hookers, Blood And Black Lace and Evil Aliens

Nick Aldwinckle Feature Jun 10, 2015

It's a bumper special this month, featuring evil children, cursed museum exhibits and, well, hookers with chainsaws...

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...

20 underappreciated horror films from the 1990s

Ryan Lambie Odd List Mar 5, 2015

Deranged killers, gore, Poe and plenty of Brad Dourif. Here's our pick of 20 great, underappreciated films from the 1990s...

Dredd: the best movie John Carpenter never made?

Tim George Feature Feb 26, 2015

The thus-far sequel-less Dredd owes a debt of gratitude to the work of John Carpenter. And here's why...

It Follows' terrifying horror lineage

Ryan Lambie Feature Mar 2, 2015

Indie horror It Follows is now in UK cinemas - and it taps into classic genre themes to great effect...

Kurt Russell, John Carpenter, and the 1980s action hero

Aliya Whiteley Feature Jan 15, 2015

Why Escape From New York, The Thing and Big Trouble In Little China show Kurt Russell and John Carpenter at their best.

Escape From New York remake moving ahead

Simon Brew News Jan 14, 2015

John Carpenter joins the Escape From New York remake as executive producer, as Fox picks up the rights...