In Conversation with John Landis

Today is my birthday, so it seems like the perfect moment to share this wonderful gift DK Canada gave me. Director John Landis has overseen the compilation of a new anthology, Haunted Houses, and it is perfect reading for the Halloween season. It’s a fantastic collection, and DK Canada arranged for me to speak with…

Chatting with Reelside directors Matthew Hannam & Philip Riccio

Reelside, currently available on The Movie Network continues its exploration of Canadian talent and film making as Sue and I chat with two directors from the series… Matthew Hannam who goes on a road trip with icons Don McKellar and Bruce McDonald (as well as editing some of the upcoming SyFy series, The Expanse). And…

Chatting with Reelside co-creator Raj Panikkar

Currently airing on The Movie Network is this fantastic little documentary series that explores Canadian talent in front of and behind the camera. With time spent with Stephen Amell, Michael Hogan, Graeme Manson, Seth Rogen, and honorary Torontonian George Romero amongst others. We didn’t get a chance to sit down and chat with one of…

Night of the Living Dead (1968)

  “They’re coming to get you, Barbara…” It’s a classic, oft-quoted line, but one that gets me right in the mood for it’s source material. And the Z word is never used, they are in fact referred to as ghouls. This film can be seen as the transition point for zombies… from living dead servants…