Unsurprisingly, Sam Raimi has successfully halted production on an unauthorized sequel to his classic horror film, The Evil Dead. The director’s Renaissance Pictures — formed with screen partners Rob Tapert and Bruce Campbell — sued Award Pictures who were working on Evil Dead 4: Consequences.
Apart from the obvious reasons why this production outfit is totally lame for making such a move, Raimi also stated that the film would… Continue reading Unofficial 'Evil Dead 4' Movie Gets Slapped Down by Judge
The season 2 finale of The Walking Dead featured the arresting image of a hooded, katana sword-wielding figure carrying around two zombies in chains. That walking warrior was none other than Michonne, one of the most popular characters from the comic book on which the AMC drama is based. Now the woman who plays Michonne, Danai Gurira, gives some insight… Continue reading ‘The Walking Dead’: Danai Gurira (a.k.a. Michonne) explains her armless, jawless zombie ‘Pets’ — EXCLUSIVE VIDEO
Legendary comedian and actress Phyllis Diller has passed away at the age of 95.
Diller’s career began in 1952 at KROW radio in Oakland. She was celebrated for her brand of kooky, odd-ball humor and, in the 1960s, began appearing in TV specials alongside Bob Hope.
These appearances gave way to her very own program, “The Phyllis Diller Show,” which aired from 1966-1967 and “The Beautiful Phyllis Diller Show” in 1968. She… Continue reading Phyllis Diller Dead: Legendary Comedian Dies At 95
Director Mel Stuart passed away Thursday night. He was 83.
Stuart is best known for his 1971 Roald Dahl adaptation, “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory,” which starred Gene Wilder as the oddball chocolatier. Despite its poor return at the box office, the film went on to become a cult classic, inspiring a generation of kids and adults with its memorable songs and colorful visuals.
Before the movie was released in theaters… Continue reading Mel Stuart Dead: 'Willy Wonka And The Chocolate Factory' Director Dies At 83