Tags » Ed Wood

Tales From The Media Shelf: Ed Wood

There was a point in Tim Burton’s career when he was trying to make the kind of films he wanted to do, and yet couldn’t due to either working with established properties, or just silly Hollywood interference.  647 more words

Film Review: Big Eyes (2014)

Over the past 30 years it has often been difficult to determine who Tim Burton is. He ain’t no screenwriter, that much is certain. Any Burton film where he has received story credit has largely been a mood piece, with a barely perceptible narrative drive. 1,044 more words

Film Reviews

On This Day: Bride of the Monster (1955)

Today marks the sixty year anniversary of Ed Wood’s Bride of the Monster, so let’s go over some fun facts about it.

By now most people know a lot about Bride of the Monster (Originally Bride of the Atom), Plan 9 from Outer Space (Originally Grave Robbers from Outer Space), and Ed Wood himself, due to the… 279 more words


Film review: Glen or Glenda (1953)

Written and directed by Edward D. Wood, Jr. Starring: Bela Lugosi, “Daniel Davis”(Edward D. Wood, Jr.), Lyle Talbot, Timothy Farrell, Dolores Fuller, ”Tommy” Haynes, Conrad Brooks, Charles Crafts. 802 more words


Film review: Bride of the Monster (1955)

Director: Edward D. Wood, Jr. Writer: Edward D. Wood, Jr, based on an idea by Alex Gordon. Starring: Bela Lugosi, Tor Johnson, Tony McCoy, Loretta King, Harvey B. 638 more words


Plan Nine From Over the Hedge

 The second panel is pretty cool. Even with the morie effect. I saw the movie Ed Wood, but I’ve never seen Plan 9. Is it as bad as everyone says or is it funny/bad? 16 more words


Dirty Play(s) - Sex in the Theatre

I spoke to Catherine Westwood and Gary Coombes on their past plays Ed Wood‘s Plan 9 From Outer Space and Rachel Hiron’s A Guide To Second Date Sex… 17 more words