Archive for September 7, 2010


Schlock-Wire: The DRIVE INVASION Hits Atlanta In October

Attention southern-based schlock fiends — here is a sub-cultural event you will not want to miss.  The Starlight Six Drive-In, located in Atlanta, Georgia, will be stag­ing their yearly “Drive Invasion” event on October 10th.  For those not in the know, this event is a cel­e­bra­tion of retro cul­ture than encom­passes a vin­tage car show, More >


SAVAGE SNOW: Storming On The Inside

People often for­get that the dis­as­ter movie wave of the 1970’s had its roots in the lit­er­ary world.  Airport, The Poseidon Adventure and The Towering Inferno were all nov­els before they were films (in fact, The Towering Inferno was a syn­the­sis of two dif­fer­ent nov­els, The Glass Inferno and The Tower). The nar­ra­tive sprawl and More >