THE COLLISION – Episode 20: Horror and FRANKENWEENIE

     October 7, 2012

This week on The Collision, we talk about horror movies: what defines them, their past, their present, and their future.  What comes after found footage movies?  Are horror movies required to scare us?  How have classic horror films like the …

FRANKENWEENIE Review

     February 10, 2015

[This is a re-post of my review from Fantastic Fest.  Frankenweenie opens today.] Frankenweenie is a paradox for writer-director Tim Burton. Burton’s style has become a cage. His spirals, stripes, high-contrast colors, preference for Danny Elfman‘s scores, and reliance on …