Throwback Thursday: Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997-2003)

In this week’s Throwback Thursday we’ll be time-cycling all the way back to the wonderful and bewildering world of 1997, the year that gave us Tony Blair, the death of Mother Theresa, the introduction to cloned sheep Dolly, Boogie Nights, Good Will Hunting and Titanic. What we’re really here for though is Joss Whedon’s seminal …

An Introduction To My Cinematic Universe

You may well have heard by now, probably in hushed tones, probably on the wind; “The guys at (Y) are putting together a cinematic universe each”. Excitement crackles through the air around your head like electricity, what possibly could those brilliant minds have devised for us this time? Well, wonder no more, just follow the …

Cronos (1993)

Falling within the so-called revisionist era, “a reflective, introspective late period” of cyclical genre occurrences, Cronos (del Toro, 1993) brings fresh blood (sorry) to the ever evolving Vampire tale. Running through the Horror spectrum from Cronenbergian metamorphosis horror through to the morbid fascination found in Robert Zemeckis’ Horror-Comedy Death Becomes Her (1992), the film explores …