The 13th Floor

Films 

THE THING Super-Fans Planning a Trip to the Actual Filming Locations!

John Carpenter’s 1982 classic THE THING — which occupies a place of honor on just about every horror and science fiction fan’s Top 10 list — turned 35 years old last month, and people are marking the occasion in all kinds of ways, including original 35mm and digitally-remastered theatrical screenings around the world, and watch […]

Films 

Remembering CREEPSHOW 2 — Thirty Years Later!

Three decades ago this month, CREEPSHOW 2 opened on just 867 screens. Despite this measured rollout, the film immediately drew genre fanatics to local cinemas: CREEPSHOW 2 surprised at the box office, debuting at number two behind Universal’s Michael J. Fox vehicle THE SECRET OF MY SUCCESS, which opened on 466 additional screens — 1,333 to […]

TV 

Ten Gruesome Deaths Suffered by the Original Crew of STAR TREK’s U.S.S. Enterprise

As we celebrate the 50th anniversary of STAR TREK, geek gatekeepers and talking heads will be regurgitating a lot of the same-old rhetoric favored by the faithful.  You’re going to hear about humanitarian values and technological advances, while awash in lists championing great people who wouldn’t be where they are today without witnessing the valiant […]