How to turn a classic film into a modern-day Turbo film, by Paul Meehan

In the early 1990s, director Paul Minkus began working on his next film, Turbo Film.It was a massive, sci-fi adventure that was meant to be a full-length feature film but was instead turned into a short film.Turbo Film was a $30m production, but it only lasted five months before Minkuses production company, Mink Pictures, closed shop.Turbo Films legacy is that it was the first feature film to be...

How to be a horror movie star

I was just as intrigued as you were when the first trailer for The Dark Shadows film series was released a few months ago.As you can see in the video above, the first film in the series is based on a horror novel by Stephen King and follows the exploits of a young woman named Tanya, who, after a terrifying nightmare, is taken in by a man named Sam.Sam convinces Tanya to become his girlfriend and,...

Hollywood is in talks to make a new Godzilla film series

Hollywood is reportedly in talks with Lionsgate to make its own Godzilla film trilogy.The film studio has reportedly been in talks for the past few years with LionsGate about creating its own cinematic Godzilla franchise.It has reportedly started work on its own series and is now in talks about developing a script for the new film.The studio was in talks on the Godzilla movie before Lionsgate...