Guest Post: Mike Phillips – About the Author

Guest Post: Mike Phillips – About the Author

Hello everyone, and thank you for reading my guest post. My name is Mike Phillips and my new book is Hazard of Shadows. I was asked to talk a little about my experiences as a writer, so I thought I’d start at the beginning. I was raised on a small farm in west...
Carpenter’s Corner: Escape from New York

Carpenter’s Corner: Escape from New York

Snake Plissken. Side-parted, shoulder length, greasy hair. Black clad and leathered. Grizzled and gnarled, with an eye-patch over his left. Armed with an Uzi 9mm, scoped and silenced. Mess with him at your peril. Standing a 1980’s action hero height of...
Carpenter’s Corner: Big Trouble in Little China

Carpenter’s Corner: Big Trouble in Little China

Carpenter’s Corner Big Trouble in Little China By David Wing In 1986, the USA and the world alike was introduced to a cinematic hero and while the front cover has all the hallmarks of a straight-to-video production, it is far better than the B-movie offal so many of...
Carpenter’s Corner: Big Trouble in Little China

Carpenter’s Corner: An Introduction

Carpenter’s Corner By David Wing Welcome to Carpenter’s Corner, a monthly segment where we look at the works of the maestro of mayhem, John Carpenter, in all his cinematic and musical glory. We may even at times mention his moustache. A little background: John...

So You Want to Be a Movie Critic, Heh?

I am constantly getting asked the question, “How do you get to be a movie critic?” which, in a majority of the cases, is actually the thinly veiled plea, “Please tell me how I can be a movie critic too.” Obviously, if you clicked on the hyperlink that brought you...