The Weirdest Things You Never Knew About The Making Of Repo Man

Repo Man came out 30 years ago, but it remains one of the weirdest, and most beloved, cult movies of all time. But how did this genre-smashing comedy, about a punk kid who starts repossessing cars only to find one very special car, ever get made in the first place? Join us on a look inside the strange journey of Repo » 12/19/14 8:00am 12/19/14 8:00am

30 Cult Movies That Absolutely Everybody Must See

A great cult movie is like a weird underground discovery, that feels so strange and wonderful, you suspect that you're the first person ever to appreciate it properly. But certain cult films have acquired fame and influence to rival any blockbuster, and have become part of our shared vocabulary. Here are 30 essential… » 3/07/14 11:48am 3/07/14 11:48am

It’s Repo Man vs. Iron Man vs. Gunman in this week’s DVD releases!

Quentin Tarantino’s latest alt-history opus, Marvel’s latest movie team-up, and Criterion takes on one of the greatest cult films of all time are all part of this week’s new DVD and Blu-ray releases! » 4/15/13 1:40pm 4/15/13 1:40pm

10 Best Gonzo Science Fiction Movies in the Whole Crazy Universe

The coolest science fiction movies are often ones which unscrew your head and then screw it back on, slightly askew. But a select few movies go even further, pouring some rainbow soup into your head while it's still semi-detached. This weekend sees the release of John Dies at the End, which is part of a proud… » 1/23/13 10:00am 1/23/13 10:00am

"Repo Chick" Trailer Is Even Weirder Than You Thought

The strange glut of movies with "repo" in their titles can end now. Alex Cox, director of the original 1980s weirdo aliens epic Repo Man, rules them all with Repo Chick. The newly-released trailer looks hilarious and awesome. » 1/25/10 12:48pm 1/25/10 12:48pm

Repo! Opera Director Is "Not Happy" About Universal's Copycat Repo Men

The release of the organ repossession action flick Repo Men has some crying "copycat." Including Repo! The Opera director Darren Bousman, who claims the projects are way too similar. » 1/07/10 11:24am 1/07/10 11:24am

The 20 SF Movies We're Most Excited To See In 2010

Are you prepared for cinematic awesomeness? This year sees a number of movies we're eager to watch, from Christopher Nolan's acid trip to new Iron Man, Predator and Tron films. Here are 20 reasons not to give up on movies. » 1/06/10 2:26pm 1/06/10 2:26pm

Who Will Seize The Upper Hand In The Battle Of Repo Man Non-Sequels?

Repo Man director Alex Cox will premiere his new movie Repo Chick at the Venice Film Festival in September, say sources — but Repo Chick isn't a sequel. And neither is Universal's new movie Repo Men. Confused yet? » 8/11/09 3:05pm 8/11/09 3:05pm

Alex Cox's Repo Chick Wraps... And Otto's Swapped For A Hottie

Original director Alex Cox has finished shooting his Repo Man sequel, Repo Chick. The updated movie deals with mortgage foreclosure crisis, but still supposedly hangs onto the original's sadistic charm. » 3/30/09 7:00am 3/30/09 7:00am

Repo Man Unloads His Alien Baggage Onto Repo Chick

The sequel to Repo Man starts filming next month, according to Production Weekly. Not only that, but the sequel to the cult classic, Repo Chick, has a female star, and a bit of a serious message about the mortgage foreclosure crisis. » 12/05/08 11:43am 12/05/08 11:43am

Giles Sings, Dances, Slices Your Borrowed Organs Out

In the future, organ failure is as common as a cold, and the huge company GeneCo has a monopoly on supplying humans with much needed organ replacements. But there's a catch: The minute you miss a payment on your new organ, GeneCo sends someone to cut the organs back out. Anthony Head (Giles from Buffy) plays the… » 6/27/08 8:40am 6/27/08 8:40am

Repo Man Delivers One of the Best Scientology Parodies Ever

Back in the 1980s, then-unknown Emilio Estevez made his debut in a raunchy, SoCal punk rock cult flick called Repo Man. Starring Harry Dean Stanton as Estevez's coked-up mentor, the movie is about what happens when the repo dudes come across a car whose trunk is full of deadly alien loot. And the alien conspiracy… » 4/07/08 5:05pm 4/07/08 5:05pm