About the Author: You can read the music and film reviews of R.D Francis on Medium and learn more about his work on Facebook. He also writes for B&S Movies. It’s the start of award season and ahead of its Friday, December 13th nationwide opening, Bombshell, the Jay Roach-directed film about the Fox News-Roger Ailes… Continue reading Zoo Radio (1990)
About the Author: You can read the music and film criticisms of R.D Francis on Medium and learn more about his rock ‘n’ roll biographies, along with horror and sci-fi novellas, on Facebook. He also writes for B&S Movies. While Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey used Arthur C. Clark’s 1951 short story The Sentinel… Continue reading Exploring (Before "Star Wars"): The Russian Antecedents of 2001: A Space Odyssey
Last year, the gang at Drive-In Asylum released an all-holiday issue that featured movies like The Dorm that Dripped Blood, Last Stop on the Night Train, Terror Train, Silent Night Bloody Night, Santa's Slay, Batman Returns, New Year's Evil, Home for the Holidays and Black Christmas. Now, that issue has returned for a limited time! You can grab it now from Drive-In Asylum's Etsy store. I created… Continue reading Get your Christmas Special of Drive-In Asylum!
It's been a rough month to be perfectly honest, but Becca surprised me with tickets to see Fabio Frizzi, whose Frizzi 2 Fulci tour made its way to Pittsburgh -- Frizzi's first time here. Frizzi said of this tour, which features a set of Fulci themes and a showing of The Beyond with full soundtrack by… Continue reading A night with Fabio Frizzi
We were so happy to get the chance to talk to Rowdy Herrington this week. As mentioned in the last part of our series, he's just written a book entitled Father Christmas that will release on Amazon in the next few days. He's already getting all sorts of praise for it. Malcolm McDowell -- yes, the Malcolm… Continue reading Look for Rowdy Herrington’s new book on Amazon soon
In the final chapter of our interview, Rowdy gets into what movies he's working on now and what Hollywood is doing today. B&S: What’s the last movie that impressed you? ROWDY: I really liked Roma. I know that it is what it is. I also liked Green Book a lot. I like the values in… Continue reading Rowdy Herrington interview part 4
Want to write for B&S About Movies? Good. I could use the help. Here are the themes -- spoiler warning -- for December and January if you want to get involved. December 1 to 7: Anything at all! December 8 to 14: Planet of the Apes and its clones! December 15 to 21: Beatiful failures:… Continue reading WRITERS WANTED!
The new issue is out! Here's what it's all about: One of the BIGGEST names in independent filmmaking, especially drive-in/grindhouse flicks, is Bill Rebane. Straight outta Wisconsin, this guy has delivered some of the most memorable low-budget flicks to date. Slashers, giant monsters, cryptids, alien viruses, demons, monster trucks -- Rebane has tackled them all.… Continue reading DRIVE-IN ASYLUM #17 is available!
Matt Frame is one of the creators of Camp Death III In 2-D, which you can check out on Amazon Prime. We interviewed him last year and he was part of our recent list of top ten slasher movies. For more info on his film, head on over to its Facebook page! He recently wrote to us about… Continue reading Watch the Whites of the Living Dead movie here!
About the Author: You can read the music and film reviews of R.D Francis on Medium and learn more about his work on Facebook. He also writes for B&S Movies. Day 27 Special Presentations: Made for TV movies from the ‘70s, classic era of the bronze screen R.D's note: The writing is so fast n’… Continue reading 2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge: Day 27: Option 2: (Another Take on) The Case of the Hillside Stranglers (1989)