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Movie Quote of the Day – Plan 9 from Outer Space, 1959 (dir. Edward D. Wood Jr.)


Col. Edwards: Is the, uh, girl safe?
Lt. Harper: Mrs. Trent you’d better stay with the car.
Mrs. Trent: Stay here alone? Not on your life.
Lt. Harper: Modern women. . .
Col. Edwards: Yeah, they been that way all down through the ages. Especially in a spot like this.

Movie Quote of the Day – Ed Wood, 1994 (dir. Tim Burton)


Ed Wood: I just wish you coulda seen the movie.
Bela Lugosi: No problem. I know it by heart [beat] “Home. I have no home. Hunted. . .despised. . .living like an animal – the jungle is my home! But I will show the world that I can be its master. I shall perfect my own race of people. . .a race of atomic supermen that will conquer the world!”

Auteur of the Week: Tim Burton


I have loved the work of Tim Burton as long as I can remember. I’ve seen all of his films – except his remake of Planet of the Apes; the original series is too dear to my heart and I refuse to have them tainted. Incidentally, I saw all but two of his feature films in the order that they were released, and most in theaters.

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