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    ‘Edward Scissorhands’ #1 is an Atmospheric Treat

    24 years after the original film, Kate Leth and Drew Rausch continue the story of everyone’s favorite black wearing, hair dressing, tears inducing unlikely fairy tale hero. Edward Scissorhands #1 is set many years after the film, and Megs, the daughter of Kim (played by Winona Ryder) is now a teenager. Edward Scissorhands is considered to either be a murderer or a myth, and Kim’s own daughter considers her to be insane. More

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    Extended Thoughts on ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl’

    Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl Directed by Gore Verbinski Written by Ted Elliott, Terry Rossio, Stuart Beattie, and Jay Wolpert Starring Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley, Geoffrey Rush Captain Jack Sparrow is the worst thing that ever happened to Johnny Depp’s career. The prevailing wisdom is that the constantly […] More

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    Mousterpiece Cinema, Episode 66: ‘Frankenweenie’

    On this week’s all-new episode of Mousterpiece Cinema, something truly frightening happened. Oh, sure, we talked about Tim Burton’s newest film, the stop-motion-animated, black-and-white, 3D expansion of his short film Frankenweenie. And sure, we welcomed onto the show a very special guest to review the film: Anthony Breznican of Entertainment Weekly. But discussing this scary […] More

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    ‘Edward Scissorhands’ 20th Anniversary Tribute

    The Gallery Nucleus ( www.gallerynucleus.com) over in Alhambra, CA. is putting together an Edward Scissorhands Tribute Exhibition starting Saturday, April 16. The exhibit features the works of over 50 international and local artists creating works inspired by the story and its’ characters and executed through the artists own unique approach. Fans of the film are […] More

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    ‘Supercut – Spoiler Alert’

    Well it’s a new day and here is yet another montage, the second in two days. Lucky for us, it’s just as great. Yesterday we showed you A Brief History of Title Design. This time however, it’s the work of youtuber Hatinhand. He brings us a montage sequence of  amazing movie ending spoilers. Overall there […] More

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    Sound On Sight Radio #191: Director Tim Burton

    Director Tim Burton never grew up. Normally, this would mean that he should be making Rob Schneider movies. But since he seems to have spent his never-ending childhood making pets out of things he dug up in the graveyard, his dark, simplistic, highly stylized films have taken on the form of gothic fairy tales, to […] More