Tag: James Woods

  • Videodrome (1983)

    Conventional wisdom goes something like this: “David Cronenberg’s films are so damn grotesque because of hisĀ  personal distaste for the flesh.” I used to agree. But watching Shivers helped me realize I had it all backwards. If anything, The Flesh is David Cronenberg’s not-so-secret hero. That’s why he continually returns to stories that center around […]

  • Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths (2010)

    The day I discovered NOVA’s The Elegant Universe was a grand day at around this old Batcave o’ mine. I rejoiced that physicists had finally figured out what we comic book nerds have known for over fifty years: our world is but one of an infinity of universes, operating on parallel levels of what we […]