JAWS 3D
Aug15

JAWS 3D

THREE GUYS AND… A MOVIE series created by Marvin Mercer and Nick Stephenson “JAWS 3D” written by Dominick Cappello POSITIVE: The third dimension is terror… This second sequel to “Jaws” (1975) was produced by Alan Lansburg and took the series in a new direction. Instead of Amity Island, a 35-foot great white shark invades Sea World. Perhaps the screenplay was inspired by “Revenge of the Creature”...

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BIRTH OF THE SLASHER GENRE – PART 2
Aug14

BIRTH OF THE SLASHER GENRE – PART 2

THREE GUYS AND… A MOVIE series created by Marvin Mercer and Nick Stephenson “BIRTH OF THE SLASHER GENRE – PART 2” written by Dominick Cappello John Carpenter’s “Halloween” (1978), is kown to many as the greatest slasher movie of all time and Michael Myers is a favorite slasher movie maniac. His modified Captain Kirk mask and kitchen knife were brilliant in their simplicity. Like “Black...

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HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2
Aug14

HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2

THREE GUYS AND… A MOVIE series created by Marvin Mercer and Nick Stephenson “HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2” written by Nick Stephenson POSITIVE: I cannot imagine anyone who enjoyed “How To Train Your Dragon” not enjoying its sequel. Like its predecessor the film has a sense of adventure, touches of unexpected darkness, often beautiful animation, and in the tradition of familiar sequel favorites (“The Empire Strikes Back”, “Toy...

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BIRTH OF THE SLASHER GENRE – PART 1
Aug14

BIRTH OF THE SLASHER GENRE – PART 1

THREE GUYS AND… A MOVIE series created by Marvin Mercer and Nick Stephenson “BIRTH OF THE SLASHER GENRE – PART 1” written by Dominick Cappello There are always exceptions, but from the birth of talkies in the 1920s until filmmaking became grittier in the 1960s, horror flicks could be divided into two main sub-genres, the supernatural (or gothic) and science-fiction. “Dracula” (1931), “The Mummy”...

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JAWS 2
Aug14

JAWS 2

THREE GUYS AND… A MOVIE series created by Marvin Mercer and Nick Stephenson “JAWS 2” written by Dominick Cappello POSITIVE: Stephen Spielberg’s “Jaws” (1975) is an undisputed masterpiece based on the acclaimed novel by Peter Benchley – a classic film and one which the sequel couldn’t disappoint. Anyone who tells you that they weren’t unnerved by “Jaws” has to be unconscious above the neck....

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