If Aliens Visit, Don’t Expect a Hollywood Ending, Ridley Scott Warns

    Film director Ridley Scott suggests that intelligent aliens are “out there,” and Earth’s inhabitants should prepare for the worst. Film director Ridley Scott, who delights in terrifying moviegoers with his cinematic blend of horror and science fiction, suggested in a recent interview that the scary prospect of belligerent invading aliens might transcend the …

Movie Villains Often Have Skin Diseases: Why Docs Are Upset

via LIVESCIENCE.com Why Do Movie Villians Have So many Skin Problems – VIDEO  In a new study, researchers analyzed the dermatological features of 10 classic movie villains, and compared them with those of 10 classic movie heroes. They found that 60 percent of the villains had noticeable dermatological features, compared with none of the heroes. …

John Waters’ Multiple Maniacs (1970)

I’m a big fan of John Waters and Divine. Outrageous and schizoid and funny and disgusting and – well you tend to run out of adjectives with these two and their cohorts. John Waters’ gloriously grotesque second feature is replete with all manner of depravity, from robbery to murder to one of cinema’s most memorably …