We’re baaaaaaaaaaaaaaaack… And hopping back into the weird and wild tales of our ol’ pal Scott Phillips – writer, director, B-movie expert… In this installment of The Hollywood Handoff, Scott regales us with the story of his time as an extra on John Milus’ cold war opus, RED DAWN. This was a film that combined a second-string Brat Pack of Patrick Swayze, Jennife...[Read More]
There’s no doubt about it — it’s exciting as hell: you, the struggling screenwriter, finally get lucky enough to have somehow stumbled onto the right combination of spec screenplay and hard-working manager or agent, and you find yourself “taking meetings” all over TInsel Town. That’s when the Hollywood Hand-Off begins.
What better way to kick off my new column here on the ol’ Eye Crave Network than to talk about sex in Hollywood? And man, I really wish I could do that, but sadly, all I can talk about is the decided lack of sex in Tinseltown, at least for this particular screenwriter. I even had two separate shots at it, since I lived in L.A. in 1995 and again from mid-1998 to early 2000, and I still couldn...[Read More]
Help a brother out! I actually wrote the liner notes inside this DVD! Now I am desperate to get them out into the world, like a beautiful word-baby, swaddled in a horror-ific plastic DVD case… Order one today! Direct from the Director himself! He’ll sign it for you! Then you give me a shout… I’ll sign it too! Hell, I’ll buy you a beer, and then sign it in my own blood...[Read More]