Rabid – Canada, 1977 – reviews

‘Pray it doesn’t happen to you’ Rabid is a 1977 Canadian horror feature film written and directed by David Cronenberg (Shivers; Videodrome; The Fly). The movie stars Marilyn Chambers, Frank Moore, Howard Ryshpan, …

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Nightbreed Dr. Decker action figure

Nightbreed Dr. Decker action figure – announced by NECA at this year’s New York Toy Fair and based on David Cronenberg’s classic character in the 1990 movie. “From Clive Barker’s cult …

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Shivers – Canada, 1975 – reviews

‘Being terrified is just the beginning…’ Shivers is a 1975 Canadian science fiction body horror feature film written and directed by David Cronenberg (Dead Ringers; The Fly; Videodrome; Rabid). It stars Barbara Steele, Paul Hampton, Joe Silver …

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Richard Lewis – author

Richard Lewis was a novelist who emerged during the British horror fiction boom of the late 1970s, then vanished once that boom turned to bust. Over a few short years, …

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The Dead Zone – USA, 1983

The Dead Zone is a 1983 American horror thriller film based on the Stephen King novel of the same name. Directed by David Cronenberg (Shivers; Rabid; Scanners), the film stars Christopher …

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The Spawn of Scanners – article

At the time of Scanners‘ release, the horror film was enjoying – arguably – its final great era. The post-Star Wars sci-fi boom had abated (primarily because low budget film-makers …

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The Brood – Canada, 1979 – reviews

The Brood is a 1979 Canadian science fiction horror film written and directed by David Cronenberg (Shivers; Dead Ringers; The Fly). The film stars Oliver Reed, Samantha Eggar (Curtains; Demonoid), and Art Hindle (The Void). Buy Blu-ray: Amazon.com On …

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Videodrome – Canada, 1983 – reviews

Videodrome is a 1983 Canadian science fiction body horror film written and directed by David Cronenberg (Shivers), starring James Woods, Sonja Smits, and singer Deborah Harry. Set in Toronto during the early 1980s, it follows the CEO of a small cable station who …

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The Fly – USA, 1986 – reviews

The Fly is a 1986 American science fiction horror film co-written and directed by David Cronenberg. Produced by 20th Century Fox, and Mel Brooks (Young Frankenstein), the movie stars Jeff Goldblum, Geena Davis and John Getz. …

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