Archive for 2004

Saturday, December 11th, 2004

Shade and Santa in the World’s Largest Snowglobe Times Square, NYC, 2004 After having a great week with my friend Dannie Fuller in town with her son Max, and attending the sold-out show of Mommie Dearest the night before Thanksgiving, and having a great meal at the Hourglass Tavern on 46th together, I wondered into […]

Monday, November 15th, 2004

Stealing My Thunder I don’t know who these bozos think they are, but there is only ONE Shade Rupe. You can go ahead Mr. Neil “betcha didn’t know it was a guy” Jordan and Mr. Emin “I know I ain’t black but you all is buyin’ it anyway” em and steal my first name from […]

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2004

HWA Halloween Party Pics A few HWA-NYC people got together Halloween night at the Aegean restaurant to celebrate the evening. Mr. Dallas Mayr took us on a great walk on 69th Street where hundreds of dressed-up children trick-or-treated on this amazing block with several of the homes dressed up for the holiday, including some who […]

Monday, October 25th, 2004

Bravo’s 100 Scariest Moments in Horror Premieres October 26th, 9pm EST, Bravo. Bravo’s 100 Scariest Movies Moments was produced throughout the early part of the year and includes over 100 interviews with various filmmakers, writers, actors and others associated with the horror genre. Interviewees include Stephen King, Clive Barker, Peter Jackson, Wes Craven, Stephen King, […]

Friday, October 22nd, 2004

Scarecrow Video Movie Guide Out Now Sasquatch Books has just released the Scarecrow Video Movie Guide. I’ve got about 40 reviews in here, from Performance, The Devils and Driller Killer to Ms. 45, The Changeling, All That Jazz, The Night Porter and Liquid Sky, and more! Available now from Scarecrow Video, Amazon, and better bookstores […]

Wednesday, October 13th, 2004

Boy, I really need to keep this better updated. Sorry, folks! Lately been seeing a lot of movies and having a lot of fun. Saw three of the films in the John Boorman series at BAM Cinematek. Would’ve been smart to at least go to Hope and Glory to meet the guy, but the film’s […]

Monday, October 4th, 2004

‘Psycho’ Actress Janet Leigh Dies at 77 NEW YORK (Oct. 4) – Janet Leigh, the wholesome beauty whose shocking murder in the classic Alfred Hitchcock thriller ”Psycho” was credited with making generations of film fans think twice about stepping into a motel room shower, has died. She was 77. The actress’ husband, Robert Brandt, and […]

Monday, September 27th, 2004

Loews Jersey Celebrates 75th Anniversary, September 28th, 2004 Loews Jersey

Wednesday, September 22nd, 2004

Russ Meyer R.I.P. I had called Tura Satana tonight to let her know the Black Dog Press book of Harold Lloyd’s 3-D nudes was coming out soon (Bruce Goldstein showed some of Harold’s slides last night at the Film Forum screening of the 3-D film Gorilla at Large) and she called me back (at 5:30 […]

Tuesday, August 10th, 2004

Fay Wray – That Delicate Satin-draped Frame ‘King Kong’ Star Fay Wray Dies Actress Fay Wray, best known for her role in 1933 movie King Kong, died on Sunday. She was 96. Born Vina Fay Wray in Alberta, Canada, on September 15, 1907, she was one of six children. Her family moved to the United […]