The Thing

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...

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...

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...

20 serious movie scenes that are unintentionally hilarious

Phoebe-Jane Boyd Feature
Mar 24, 2015

When (why, and how) tragedy becomes comedy – 20 scenes from cinema that induce tears of laughter instead of sorrow...

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...

Fantastic Four: what we know about the reboot

Rob Leane Feature
Jan 28, 2015

We've now had our first glimpse at Josh Trank’s Fantastic Four. Here’s everything we know about 2015’s most mysterious blockbuster.

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.

UPDATED: First look at The Thing from Fantastic Four reboot

Simon Brew News
Jul 28, 2014

Following a legal threat, we have had to update this post.

10 of geek cinema's more curious quirks of fate

Ryan Lambie Top 10
Jul 11, 2014

We take a light-hearted look at a few of the more strange coincidences and quirks of fate in recent cinema history...

Top 50 underappreciated PlayStation 2 games

Aaron Birch Odd List
Mar 21, 2014

We take a look at some PlayStation 2 gems that were often unfairly judged or overlooked...