Monthly Archives: June 2014

Grumpy Dragon Monday 6.30.14

Advertisements

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fangs God It’s Friday: Charles Bromley

For this week’s Fangs God It’s Friday, I offer you one of the most evil vampires to ever grace the silver screen. Sam Neill plays Charles Bromley, a bloodsucker who cashes in on the vampire apocalypse in the 2009 film … Continue reading

Posted in Fangs God It's Friday | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Grumpy Dragon Monday 6.23.14

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fangs God It’s Friday: Laurence Van Helsing

I’m going way back for this week’s Fangs God It’s Friday. I’m drawing on the 1974 film The Legend of the 7 Golden Vampires. For Hammer Films star Peter Cushing, this was his fifth outing as a variation on the … Continue reading

Posted in Fangs God It's Friday | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Trinity Syndrome

Trinity Syndrome might be a cool-sounding term, but you’ll feel differently after you read editor and film critic Tasha Robinson’s article on why it’s ruining a lot of female characters in recent films. Earlier this year, I also sounded off … Continue reading

Posted in Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

A Quick(silver) Discussion on Point-of-View

A few weeks behind everyone else, my wife and I finally saw X-Men: Days of Future Past. This might be one of the most brilliant films I’ve ever seen. One of the coolest moments is the scene at the Pentagon … Continue reading

Posted in Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fangs God It’s Friday: Lestat de Lioncourt

For setting this week’s Fangs God It’s Friday on cruise control. Tom Cruise, that is. I will admit that I was among the doubtful when “Maverick” was cast as Anne Rice’s most popular vampire Lestat de Lioncourt. Then I saw … Continue reading

Posted in Fangs God It's Friday | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment