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1978

1978 Unknown Publication - A man who knows where he's going

February 1978 Cosmopolitan Magazine - Cosmo sees the movies

February 1978 Films and Filming - Assault on Precinct 13

03-08 London Times - The slow evolution of Dark Star

03-08 Arts Guardian - Fire in the streets

03-09 Arts Guardian - Cinema

03-09 London Evening News - The cool, clinical kill

03-10 London Times - John Carpenter proves himself a firstrate story-teller

03-10 Time Out - ...and an ascendant star.

03-10 Financial Times - Cinema

1979

06-28 Rolling Stone - 'THE FOG': A SPOOK RIDE ON FILM

July 1979 Omni Magazine - The arts

August 1979 Chic Magazine - Dr. Terror stalks Hollywood

1980

1980 Circus Magazine - Kurt Russell rides a new wave in ‘ESCAPE’ film

07-28 Granite City (Ill) Press Record - Old bridge used for filming 'Escape'

08-08 St. Louis Post Dispatch - 'Crashed' Plane On Vacant City Lot Is Nothing But A Movie's 'Prop" Jet

09-25 Daily Variety - Just for Variety (EFNY)

10-14 New York Post - 'Escape' gives us Liberty

10-15 Daily Variety - 'Escape From N.Y.' Has All-Night Finale At Statue Of Liberty

10-23 Hollywood Reporter - Carpenter, Hill plan 'Clue' after N.Y. 'Escape'

10-24 Hollywood Reporter - On Location (EFNY)

1981

03-18 Shreveport-Bossier Times - Carpenter film has some times and some misses

May 1981 Starlog Magazine - From 'Forbidden Planet' to 'Escape From New York'

07-10 New York Times - Film: Escape From New York

07-10 The Times - 'NEW YORK': CYNICISM WITH STYLE

07-13 Time Magazine - Bad Apples

07-27 Newsweek Magazine - A Helluva Town

08-13 Times-Picayune - 'Escape' trashy fun without real meaning

09-04 Daily Variety - Just for Variety (THE THING)

11-24 New York Times - Carpenter: Thrifty Hollywood Maverick

12-22 Chicago Sun-Times - THE THING is returning, with the aid of John Carpenter

1982

March 1982 Twilight Zone Magazine - Hollywood - and a piece of Alaska - are doubling for Antarctica in John Carpenter's remake of THE THING

August 1982 Penthouse Magazine - Scenes/Return of The Thing

08-03 Us Magazine - Thing King

11-04 Herald Magazine - John Carpenter living a boyhood dream

November 1982 Action Films - The Thing

1983

02-20 The Sunday Oregonian - Audiences didn't want that close an encounter with "Thing"

12-09 Bergen Record - A Homicidal Vehicle Stuck in Third Gear

12-10 Boston Globe - CHRISTINE Unleashes A Demonic Fury

12-11 Star News - CHRISTINE Party Accelerates

12-13 New York Post - CHRISTINE Driver a Nervous Nellie at the Wheel in N.Y.

12-15 Santa Cruz Express - Car Bunkle

12-16 Santa Cruz Sentinel/Spotlight - Hell hath no Plymouth Fury

12-19 Newsweek Magazine - Hell on Wheels

12-19 Time Magazine - Christine

1984

12-13 Los Angeles Times - Starlight, star bright, 1st Starman to alight

12-14 New York Times - STARMAN Gives Jeff Bridges a Showcase

12-14 Los Angeles Herald Examiner - A horror director creates a magical alien

12-14 LA Weekly - John Carpenter On a Clear, Starry Night

12-17 Newsweek Magazine - Close Encounters of the Fourth Kind

12-31 Us Magazine - E.T. grows up, and he might take an Oscar home

1985

01-04 LA Weekly - The Two Sides of John Carpenter - From Paranoia to Providence

1988

10-31 New York Times - The Ghost Maker: A Halloween Tale by John Carpenter

1989

06-22 London Times - Cheap thrills and dark glasses

1990

05-13 Los Angeles Times - Transparently Chevy

1995

February 1995 Tower Records Pulse Magazine - Mad About the Mouth; John Carpenter isn't afraid to scare people in a PC world

04-28 New York Times - John Carpenter Revisits That Creepy Village

04-28 Seattle Times - Born to be bad

04-28 Orange County Register - A ‘Damned’ fine scare

04-29 Orange County Register - A Director's Dream

06-02 USA Today - A super showing of support for Reeve

1996

02-04 LA Times - Apocalypse 2013

04-06 USA Today - For Russell, no escape from his first action role

July 1996 DGA Magazine - Hollywood's Prince of Darkness Destroys LA

07-28 Calgary Sun - Role Haunts Russell

August 1996 Starlog Magazine #1 - Killer Convict

August 1996 Starlog Magazine #2 - Snake's newest escape

Fall 1996 Smoke Magazine - Escape with Kurt Russell and John Carpenter

08-04 Chicago Sun-Times - The Escape Artist

08-08 Hollywood Reporter - Carpenter in ‘MUTANT’ hunt

08-12 USA Today - In ‘ESCAPE,’ Carpenter sets his rebellious nature free.

1997

November 1997 Dreamwatch Magazine - CARPENTER KING…

1998

March 1998 Gallery Magazine - John Carpenter - Modern Horror's Renaissance Man

April 1998 Cinefantastique Magazine - Jame's Woods stars as vampire hunter.

05-06 Daily Variety - Sony has stake in "Vampires"

05-06 Hollywood Reporter - SPE is flying "Vampires" around

08-16 Ottowa Sun - Vampire film has bite; Carpenter has Rice for dinner

09-04 Hollywood Reporter - Carpenter, Col taking next bite at 'Vampires'

October 1998 Detour Magazine - The evil is out there.

10-25 The Calgary Sun - Biting into love of fear

10-25 San Diego Union-Tribune - Carpenter goes for the throat in ‘VAMPIRES’

10-29 Time Out NY - Prince of Darness; Horror maestro John Carpenter talks about VAMPIRES, cops, postmodernists and other scary subjects

10-29 Philadelphia Enquirer - His 'Vampires' puts correctness to the stake. To John Carpenter, there are too many taboos. But not in this film.

10-29 Chicago Sun-Times - Fleshing out vampires

10-29 Creative Loafing - John Carpenter gives B-movie sensibilities a '90s twist in VAMPIRES

10-30 Entertainment Today - Prince of Darkness

November 1998 Fangoria Magazine - To Play and Slay

November 1998 Cinefantastique Magazine #1 - The horror film master is back at the top of his form.

November 1998 Cinefantastique Magazine #2 - VAMPIRE BRIDES; Sheryl Lee on filming Carpenter's brand of erotic horror action.

11-02 Hollywood Reporter - 'Vampires' draws b.o. blood

11-02 Daily Variety - 'Vampires’ has bite; B.O. pumpkin patchy

1999

January 1999 Film Comment - American Movie Classic: John Carpenter

10-15 Hollywood Reporter - Screen Gems sees ‘Ghost’ as first prod’n

11-29 Daily Variety - 'Throne' takes crown at Turin film festival

2000

02-20 Santa Barabara News-Press - 'Halloween' director John Carpenter helms UCSB film class on sex and brutality

03-14 Daily Variety - DISH - Casting Convergences

06-09 Daily Variety - Thesp DuVall closes in on 'Carpenter's Ghost'

06-20 Albuquerque Journal - Zia To Have Large Part in Carpenter Sci-Fi Film

07-01 Jemez Thunder - Science Fiction Film Coming to Zia Pueblo

07-21 Hollywood Reporter - Love leaves Carpenter's 'Mars' pic due to injury

08-02 Hollywood Reporter - Henstridge lands on Carpenter's 'Mars'

08-02 Daily Variety - With Love lost, Henstridge will land on Mars

09-19 Daily Variety - DISH - Vampires Tap Another Vein

11-03 Daily Variety - Bon Jovi will vamp for Carpenter pic

2001

March 2001 Fangoria Magazine - Facing the Evils

Spring 2001 - Wicked Magazine - Mars Attacks

Spring 2001 - Operating Cameraman - Life On Mars, a Distant Location

04-27 Entertainment Weekly - John Carpenter's Ghosts of Mars

05-31 Daily Variety #1 - A Man With Killer Style

05-31 Daily Variety #2 - Helmer snags spooks on angry red planet

05-31 Daily Variety #3 - F/x players praise Carpenter's craft

May/June 2001 Cinescape Magazine - Ghosts of Mars

August 2001 The Santa Fean Magazine - Telling It Like It Is

August 2001 Fangoria Magazine - Ghosts of Mars Rule Their Planet

08-17 L.A. Weekly - Prince of Darkness

08-23 L.A. Times - Chill Seeker

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