John Carpenter

Netflix's Stranger Things: spotting the movie references

Dan Cooper Feature
Jul 20, 2016

What 80s pop culture references and nods did you spot in Netflix's Stranger Things? We start the ball rolling...

Netflix's Stranger Things spoiler-free review

Louisa Mellor Review
Jul 15, 2016

Sci-fi horror Stranger Things provides a welcome dose of comforting nostalgia. Here's a spoiler-free review...

Exclusive: director Shawn Levy on the Starman movie remake

Louisa Mellor News
Jun 24, 2016

Sony’s Starman remake will have a younger cast than the original and a contemporary setting confirms director Shawn Levy…

Halloween: John Carpenter to produce new movie

Simon Brew News
May 24, 2016

John Carpenter is returning to the Halloween series, in a new collaboration with Jason Blum...

John Carpenter's Starman is next for the remake treatment

Simon Brew News
Apr 2, 2016

The director of Night At The Museum, Shawn Levy, is tackling a remake of John Carpenter's Starman...

John Carpenter: analysing his style and growing influence

Ryan Lambie Feature
Feb 17, 2016

Quentin Tarantino cites John Carpenter as an influence. So what is it about his style that’s so appealing? Ryan takes a closer look...

Creature From The Black Lagoon: the unmade Carpenter film

Ryan Lambie Feature
Jan 27, 2016

Universal's classic monster movie Creature From The Black Lagoon was almost remade by John Carpenter in the 1990s. So what happened?

John Carpenter's Apocalypse trilogy: a look back

Mark Harrison Feature
Jan 29, 2016

A special trilogy, comprising The Thing, Prince Of Darkness and In The Mouth Of Madness. We take a look...

Big Trouble In Little China: Kurt Russell on the remake

Big Trouble in Little China
Simon Brew News
Oct 23, 2015

Kurt Russell's message on the Big Trouble In Little China remake? "Go get it, good luck"...

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...