Interviews

ON THE REISSUE HIGHWAY TWO LANE BLACKTOP

ON THE REISSUE HIGHWAY TWO LANE BLACKTOP

September 10, 2018 Interviews
Director Monte Hellman discusses Cult status and new projects. Monte Hellman is probably one of the most interesting directors around. He got his big start working for Roger Corman. He directed his first film, BEAST FROM HAUNTED CAVE, in 1959 and has not stopped working since. His credits range from directing (THE TERROR, THE SHOOTING, COCKFIGHTER), to actor (LA WITHOUT A MAP), to producer (RESERVIOR DOGS), and finally to film editor (RIDE THE WHIRLWIND, THE KILLER ELITE). A filmmaker…
Charles Simic

Charles Simic

August 22, 2018 Interviews
Charles Simic moved to America at the age of 15. One of his earliest memories is the German bombing of Belgrade, followed by memories of hunger, selling gunpowder to buy toys and displacement as his family left Yugoslavia for a new land. He got his first glimpse of naked flesh in Paris and then moved to New York where he lived the bohemian life until he was drafted into the Army. A born observer, he took note of all…
ASK NOT WHAT YOUR COUNTRY CAN DO FOR YOU

ASK NOT WHAT YOUR COUNTRY CAN DO FOR YOU

May 14, 2018 Interviews
19 Questions for R.U. Sirius R.U. Sirius has partied with Timothy Leary, emphasized the sexual possibilities of VR on the Donahue show and ran the first technoculture magazine. In the year 2000 he wants your vote for President. He is running on a 19 point platform which is laid out in a little red book called, THE REVOLUTION ®. I had a chance to ask him a few questions about his run for the roses and was pleasantly surprised…