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John Carpenter remasters 13 classic themes for new greatest hits album

As some of you may know by now, I'm not one for buying vinyl but I just might have to snag up this awesome new John Carpenter "Greatest Hits" record coming out October 20th. The collection is called John Carpenter Anthology: Movie Themes 1974-1998 and gathers together 13 classic Carpenter movie themes re-mixed, re-recorded, and re-mastered for the first time....
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It's the Booze Talkin', We want more Snake and Jack Burton from Kurt Russell

Growing up, we all had guys we respected the crap out of. One of those guys for me was Kurt Russell. I always loved the working relationship the actor had with director John Carpenter. The first time I saw THE THING, I was utterly blown away. In fact, all of the Carpenter/Russell collaborations were huge influences on my young life. And of course that includes the wild and wacky BIG...
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AITH: Weekly Wrap-Up June 12th-16th, 2017

Welcome to the AITH: WEEKLY WRAP-UP of the week June 12th-16th, 2017 . This week we learned what John Landis thinks of Universal's Dark Universe, that A Serbian Film is getting a documentary, Venom stars shooting this Septemeber and much, much more! If you missed something this week, or just feel like going back through and seeing which bits and pieces of news hit home...
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Big Trouble in Little China comic-sequel co-written by John Carpenter!

Get ready for some of the coolest news you are going to hear all week. Hell, maybe even all month! Turns out there is a comic book heading our way that functions as a direct sequel to the John Carpenter classic BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA ! Not only that, but the series is co-written by John Carpenter himself! Sorry about all these exclamation points, but I'm way too...
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Big Trouble in Little China board game gets a trailer

A couple months ago, we shared the news that the folks over at Everything Epic were creating a board game inspired by John Carpenter's fantasy / martial arts movie classic BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA . Although I pretty much left my board game days behind me in grade school, I always get interested when I hear a game is being made based on a beloved movie, so this one got my...
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Cool Horror Gear: Big Trouble in Little China board game

I have never been one for board game since I became an adult. Sure, I play Cards Against Humanity like everyone else, but other than that I tend to stick to my favorite board game: CLUE. But that may all be changing very soon here as the new BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA board game looks to be pretty much the coolest board game I have ever seen. At least the art attached to it...
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The Test of Time: Prince of Darkness (1987)

We all have certain movies we love. Movies we respect without question because of either tradition, childhood love, or because they’ve always been classics. However, as time keeps ticking, do those classics still hold up? Do they remain must see? So…the point of this column is to determine how a film holds up for a modern horror audience, to see if it stands the Test of...
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John Carpenter isn't involved with the Big Trouble in Little China remake

It's been sixteen months since the announcement that Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson will be starring in a remake of John Carpenter's supernatural martial arts action classic BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA , and at that time Johnson was quoted as saying that "bringing on John Carpenter in some capacity" was part of the plan to make the remake as good as possible....
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Jack Burton to meet Snake Plissken in the pages of crossover comic

With their 1981 and 1986 action/adventure collaborations ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK and BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA, director John Carpenter and star Kurt Russell brought two amazing, iconic heroes to the big screen - war hero turned anti-authority criminal badass Snake Plissken and bumbling braggart Jack Burton, who's more of a hero in his own mind than anything, but he can throw a...
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The remake of Big Trouble in Little China is still moving forward

Reminder: 20th Century Fox is assembling a remake of John Carpenter's 1986 action/comedy cult classic BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA . If you had forgotten that was in the works, it's understandable, it had faded from my mind as well. It's been almost exactly one year since the project was announced, with Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson signed on to play the character that...
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Cyber Monday Deals on movies, books and toys!

And we're back! Only three days after the craziness of Black Friday , Cyber Monday is here to wage war on your bank accounts! Below you'll find some sweet deals on toys, books and Blu-rays/DVDs. As I mentioned on Friday, ordering these items through our specific links helps us keep the site running, so if any should catch your eye, we very much appreciate your helping us out!...
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John Carpenter in concert?!

It's cool enough new that HALLOWEEN will be hitting theaters again this year, but John Carpenter isn't finished treating us today. You see, for the first time ever, Carpenter will be performing his scores in front of a live audience. Unfortunately for American readers, this performance will take place in Iceland at the All Tomorrow's Parties festival...
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