Dean Cundey

Examining the critical reaction to The Thing

Ryan Lambie Feature Jan 20, 2014

John Carpenter's The Thing was panned by reviewers in 1982. We take a look at the angry critical reaction and the later reassessment...

Halloween: the ingredients of a horror classic

Ryan Lambie Feature Oct 21, 2013

As Halloween celebrates its 35th birthday with a Blu-ray reissue, we look back at how John Carpenter created a low-budget horror classic...