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Simon Abrams

  1. movies
    Sin City’s Frank Miller on Robert Rodriguez“I grew up with three brothers, and now I have a fourth.”
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    Director Bong Joon-ho Breaks Down Snowpiercer’s EndingSpoilers abound.
  3. movies
    Jodorowsky on Trying to Be a Pure Director“I am not a Hitchcock. I am not a Spielberg. I am not a degenerate.”
  4. brief history
    A History of the Disastrous Last Attempt to Make an American GodzillaAlso known as G.I.N.O., or Godzilla In Name Only.
  5. remembrances
    There’s Only One Decent Wayans Brother Movie and It Was Made 26 Years AgoMarlon, Shawn, and Keenen Ivory have racked up an embarrassment of embarrassments. Except for one.
  6. 20 Great Muppet Movie Celebrity CameosHulk Hogan, Richard Pryor, Dave Grohl, and more.
  7. chat room
    Jackie Earle Haley on Dark Shadows“I think this is real fresh, harkening back to what made vampires vampires.”
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    Jonny Lee Miller on Dark Shadows and Elementary“There are some great shows on TV these days.”
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    Ralph Fiennes on His Directorial Debut Coriolanus, Making Every Face Count, and His Learning Curve“Having gotten over the relief that [the footage] wasn’t a pile of poo, I could then start saying, ‘Well, we’re missing this.’”
  10. chat room
    Kevin Smith on Red State, Lacking Talent, and ‘Kevin Smith Movies’“I just got tired of making ‘Kevin Smith movies,’ like most people got tired of seeing them.”
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    Guillermo del Toro on Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark and Courting Emma Watson for One of His Many Other ProjectsThere’s ‘Beauty and the Beast,’ ‘Frankenstein,’ ‘Haunted Mansion,’ a TV show, and a video game.
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    The Soft-Spoken John Carpenter on How He Chooses Projects and His Box-Office FailuresPlus, his thoughts on Wes Craven.