Experiencing Jodorowsky’s Dune

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Knowing what I did about Alejandro Jodorowsky’s “Dune,” I thought that Jodorowsky would come off as a blowhard lunatic in the 2013 documentary that covered both him and that particular film subject.  Instead, the man turned out to be a visionary who somehow pulled together an impressive collective of highly-influential production design people.  Jodorowsky was […]

The Amicus Adventures of Doug McClure & Kevin Connor

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While the Hammer Studios films are well-known, the films by Amicus Productions have not necessarily found the same reverence amongst cult film fans.  That’s an undeserved slight.  Similarly, actor Doug McClure also hasn’t received much recognition amongst today’s film fandom.  Sadly, most people would sooner know the parody ‘Troy McClure’ from “The Simpsons” than the […]