1984: A Blockbuster Year

“My fellow Americans, I’m pleased to tell you today that I’ve signed legislation that will outlaw Russia forever. We begin bombing in five minutes.” Ronald Reagan brought that oops moment to the world as he tested a microphone before a radio address; later that November Regan won a landslide re-election. That was the peak of […]

Goodbye Wes Craven, and Thanks for the Nightmares

When Scream came out in 1996, it revitalized the slasher genre and awoke something special in me: from that moment on, I would always be a horror buff. I’m starting with Scream because for me, it represents some of the best cinema of the 1990s and I will always be a ‘90s kid at heart. […]

1984: A Blockbuster Year

“My fellow Americans, I’m pleased to tell you today that I’ve signed legislation that will outlaw Russia forever. We begin bombing in five minutes.” Ronald Reagan brought that oops moment to the world as he tested a microphone before a radio address; later that November Regan won a landslide re-election. That was the peak of […]