Tag Archives: Invasion of the Body Snatchers

RIP Leonard Nimoy at Age 83

Leonard Nimoy

Star Trek icon Leonard Nimoy will always be Spock. No one had better ever deny that. Yes, this is a horror blog and we would love to say that he will always be remembers for Invasion of the Body Snatchers, but he always will be Spock to me and millions of others. That is not

Original vs. Remake: Invasion of the Body Snatchers

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)

In most cases, when you look at an original horror movie versus its counterpart remake, there seems to be a consensus of the original being better because, after all, it is the original. In some rare cases, the remake is known to trump the original. We see this with “The Thing” and “The Fly” for

Throwback Thursday: Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)

In San Francisco, a group of people discover the human race is being replaced one by one, with clones devoid of emotion. Director: Philip Kaufman Writers: Jack Finney (novel), W.D. Richter (screenplay) Stars: Donald Sutherland, Brooke Adams, Jeff Goldblum Invasion of the Body Snatchers is one of the best horror / thriller movies to come

R.I.P. David R. Ellis (1952-2013)

Very sad news befell the horror community today as we learned that David R. Ellis passed away at the age of 60. The cause of death is not known at this time. Ellis got his start in Hollywood as a stunt coordinator and stunt man working on such films as 1978’s Invasion of the Body