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Here are the changes planned for the Escape from New York remake
Dec 2, 2016

Yes, the Escape From New York remake is still happening. And no, they're not going to remain super-faithful to the original. Possible spoilers ahead!

New music video for John Carpenter's Lost Themes II creates a terrifying utopia
Sep 27, 2016

Not content to be one of the greatest horror directors who ever lived, John Carpenter has embraced a new career in music — and the latest video for his new tune is vintage Carpenter.

Image of the day: Escape from New York's not-so-special effects, courtesy of James Cameron
Aug 30, 2016

Before he became a director, James Cameron worked in the special effects department. This is what he came up with for Escape From New York.

John Carpenter wins plagiarism lawsuit against Luc Besson over Escape from New York 'rip-off'
Jul 29, 2016

French filmmaker Luc Besson's movie Lockout was apparently a little too close for comfort to Carpenter's classic.

Here are the first intriguing details for that Starman movie remake
Jun 28, 2016

Shawn Levy, who is set to helm Sony's Starman remake, has offered the first details for the new movie.

Shout Factory unleashes chilling new Blu-ray edition of John Carpenter's The Thing
Jun 10, 2016

Bundle up for this frosty new HD release of Carpenter's modern horror classic, The Thing!

Master of horror John Carpenter to produce new Halloween movie
May 24, 2016

Carpenter is back to resurrect the homicidal holiday maniac in a brand-new Halloween feature.