Waxworks (1924) – Blu-Ray Review

Waxworks (1924) is an early horror anthology movie directed by Paul Leni. The wraparound story is about a young student (William Dieterle) who is hired to write the backstory of all the figures in the wax museum, which include Jack the Ripper (sort of), Ivan the Terrible and the Caliph of Bagdad. He meets the … Continue reading Waxworks (1924) – Blu-Ray Review

Emerald City – Blu-Ray Review

Emerald City was in development for a while before being picked up by NBC. As the title suggests, it’s loosely inspired by the Oz book series written by L. Frank Baum. Eventually the series was directed by Tarsem Singh, one of the great cinematic stylists of the last 30 years, from R.E.M.’s “Losing My Religion” … Continue reading Emerald City – Blu-Ray Review