Lessons Learned from Michael Cimino’s Heaven’s Gate

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  In the decades since its production, most people have forgotten about Michael Cimino’s “Heaven’s Gate” and its harrowing production via the film ‘studio’ United Artists. Although this saga took place in the late 1970s, many of the mistakes made in the handling of that film are still relevant today. The story behind “Heaven’s Gate” […]

Conan The Barbarian’s Film History

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    Introduction   It has been remarkable that Robert E. Howard’s Conan the Barbarian has managed to stay visible in pop culture across magazines, books, comic books, films, and video games since debuting in print in 1932.  One reason was undoubtedly the surprising amount of basic source material.  Between the time of the character’s creation and […]