John Carpenter Ranked

John Carpenter is one of the top three people in horror who most influenced the genre for me. The other two would be Stephen King and Peter Straub. Other people out there rang the bell once or twice,… Read More

Arriving Late Podcast: Practice Run 4 – Where No Man

Arriving Late Podcast: Practice Run 3 – Mudds Women

Wicker Men

I was a big horror fan throughout the first half of my life, but my interest really peaked in the 70s and 80s when I discovered Stephen King and Peter Straub, two of the genre’s true literary writers…. Read More

Podcast Dry Run #2: TOS – A Piece of the Action

The Podcast is called “Arriving Late.” It’s me and my friends discussing SciFi TV shows from the 1990s that I missed and everyone, literally everyone, else has seen. For practice runs, we’re using episodes of The Original Series…. Read More

Dry Run #1 For Arriving Late Podcast – The Cage

Live Bonding

After talking about Bond in the previous post and noting that my first and favorite Bond film was Diamonds Are Forever, I remembered I haven’t seen that movie since sometime in the 1970s so I decided a re-watch… Read More

Bond

One of the few pieces of common knowledge that seems (to me, at least) to be 100% accurate is that your favorite Bond is the one you first saw in the theater. Generally, you arrive at the Bond… Read More

A Good List

It’s rare that I look over a list and agree with every entry save one (I would have given it to Slither over The Host). Check this out: The Horror Movie Academy Awards  

Problems With Po

I’ve tried not to speak my mind about Star Wars because I’m just a fan of the movies and have never immersed myself fully in the culture, but I am a veteran and I recognize a dangerous rogue… Read More