Poltergeist 1982

Poltergeist 1982 One of my all-time favorite movies!  I watched it obsessively when it was released to HBO.    I can’t say I did so for any reason other than I liked the movie.  I can conservatively state I’ve seen Poltergeist at least 150 times.   “Stephen! Help Us!”

Fritz Lang’s Metropolis

2017 marks 90 years since Fritz Lang premiered Metropolis. Now considered a science-fiction classic that’s influenced subsequent generations of sci-fi film makers. In 1984, Giorgio Moroder released a restored, colorized version with music soundtrack performed by Moroder, Freddie Mercury, Pat Benatar, Bonnie Tyler, Billy Squier, and others.  The release included as much of the original film … More Fritz Lang’s Metropolis

Melancholia

Melancholia – 2011   Lars von Trier’s unofficially designated  “Depression Trilogy” began with 2009’s Antichrist followed by Melancholia in 2011 and Nymphomaniac in 2013. Melancholia begins with the end of the world.  It’s not a special effects laden action movie, it’s the story of two sisters and their contentious relationship as they face the reality … More Melancholia