Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2016)

To paraphrase Spinal Tap: “There’s a thin line between clever and funny.” Case in point: I was a fan of the cult British sci-fi comedy RED DWARF. Ten years after the last episodes were shown, the cast and creators were reunited for a three part miniseries called BACK TO EARTH, where the characters, ostensibly from … Continue reading

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies Drops New Trailer

It has been a long and bumpy road, but the new trailer for the upcoming film of the crazy-popular mashup novel, PRIDE AND PREJUDICE AND ZOMBIES is here. Based on the novel of the same name by Seth Grahame-Smith, I was never able to figure out why this novel was as popular as it was. I … Continue reading

Tim Burton in Talks to Direct Beetlejuice 2

The internet was ablaze recently when talks about BEETLEJUICE 2 resurfaced.  And then this happened and now all that buzz is becoming venom.  According to, it’s no longer a rumor about Tim Burton’s involvement:  “He’s officially in talks to direct the sequel for Warner Bros.”  Does this mean we can expect Johnny Depp in … Continue reading

Film Version of Pride and Prejudice and Zombies May Not Yet be (Un)Dead!!

If there’s any uber-popular horror novel that has had a hard a time as WORLD WAR Z in getting made, it’s Seth Grahame-Smith’s, PRIDE AND PREJUDICE AND ZOMBIES.  This one has had one tumultuous journey that seemingly came to a (un)dead halt.  If you’re keeping score, there has been three directors who have dropped out of this … Continue reading


Napoleon said that history is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon. And he should know; though he was 5 foot 7, about average for his day, political propaganda and a misinterpretation of the quirky French measurement system at the time made him seem like some despotic Oompa Loompa. As … Continue reading