The 13th Floor

Films 

Blowing Minds With Cinema Reality: VR in Film

In 1935, Stanley G. Weinbaum’s short story PYGMALION’S SPECTACLES introduced the world to the concept of virtual reality, and ever since, science and technology have been working to create his vision. In the last few years, we have come closer than many ever imagined. The Oculus. The Vive. PlayStation VR. The future is here! But […]

Films 

Stimulating Your Lobes: A Look Back at THE LAWNMOWER MAN and Technology

“Virtual reality will grow. Just as the telegraph grew to the telephone, as the radio to the T.V.—it will be everywhere.” –Jobe Smith After inhumane animal testing on chimps goes awry, Dr. Angelo (Pierce Brosnan) is convinced he needs a break from Virtual Space Industries. However, instead, he continues to experiment on his own. Only […]

Comic Books Films 

Exclusive: The Untold Story of Marvel’s MAN-THING, Part One!

Ten years later, director Brett Leonard finally goes on the record about Marvel’s green-headed horror stepchild. The year was 2001, and to Hollywood, superhero movies were still a novelty. The success of films like X-MEN and BLADE had established that comic book adaptations had a place in the action movie firmament, but Sam Raimi’s first SPIDER-MAN – the […]