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What's 'master of horror' John Carpenter afraid of?

Updated: Jul 13, 2016 15:51 IST      
What's 'master of horror' John Carpenter afraid of?

London, July 13 (ANI): John Carpenter, the helmer of some classic big-screen thrillers, is also not immune to fear completely.

When recently faced with the prospect of performing music in front of audiences for the first time, the 68-year-old admitted "I was terrified!" reports the Independent.

However, the filmmaker even admitted that his fear dissolved on the opening night of his current tour, in which he and his band play selections from his film scores alongside new songs from two recent albums.

"I started playing and I realised, 'This is easy!'" he recalls.

"As a director, you stand behind the camera and you sweat and cry and scream for months. Performing, you play for an hour and half, and you're done! It's so fun," added Carpenter.

Meanwhile, some mention-able horrors by the director are ' Halloween,' ' The Thing,' ' They Live.' (ANI)

New Delhi [India], August 21 (ANI): Information and Broadcasting Ministry has constituted the Preview Committee for the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) 2017, on Monday, with director Vivek Agnihotri as the convenor.

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Bruce Willis' `Death Wish` remake slammed as racist

Updated: Aug 21, 2017 18:15 IST     

New Delhi [India], August 21 (ANI): The remake of Eli Roth's 1974 film 'Death Wish' is already buzz of the town, but not for right reasons.

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Denzel Washington to return to broadway with 'Iceman Cometh'

Updated: Aug 21, 2017 16:58 IST     

Los Angeles [USA], August 21 (ANI): Two-time Academy-award winner Denzel Washington is all set to return next year to star in Eugene O'Neill's 'The Iceman Cometh'.

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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [Mumbai] August 21 (ANI): Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan, who is all set to star in Netflix's upcoming original series 'Sacred Games,' feels that it is easier to present a story on a web platform.

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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [Mumbai], August 21 (ANI): Aamir Khan, who is all set to come with his upcoming movie 'Secret Superstar,' has revealed one interesting fact about the movie which is surely going to make fans curious.

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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], August 21 (ANI): Finally! The trailer of the highly anticipated 'Judwaa 2'- starring Varun Dhawan, Taapsee Pannu and Jacqueline Fernandez- is out and it promises to be a laughter riot.

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Melbourne [Australia], August 21 (ANI): Anyone who is a big fan of Disney's 'The Lion King' was left heartbroken, when they got to know an important and real fact about the two main characters of the movie.

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Aamir Khan urges countrymen to help Bihar flood victims

Updated: Aug 21, 2017 14:03 IST     

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], August 21 (ANI): Bollywood star Aamir Khan has appealed to the people to help Bihar flood victims by contributing to the government's relief fund.

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Los Angeles [USA], August 21 (ANI): Veteran Hollywood director Martin Scorsese, who directed the 1983 movie 'The King of Comedy,' which starred late comedian Jerry Lewis, feels that Lewis was a great artist but more importantly he was a remarkable man.

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Matt LeBlanc recalls turning down key role in 'Modern Family'

Updated: Aug 21, 2017 13:01 IST     

Washington D.C. [USA], August 21 (ANI): It seems like Joey Tribbiani of 'F.R.I.E.N.D.S.' could have given Dunphy kids a lesson about Pizzas.

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Washington D.C. [USA], August 21 (ANI): Baby No. 2 is on board for Hollywood actress Rose Byrne and husband Bobby Cannavale.

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Meet `Judwaa 2`s Alishka and Samara in new motion poster

Updated: Aug 21, 2017 11:32 IST     

New Delhi [India], August 21 (ANI): Just like their fans, the stars of 'Judwaa 2'- the second installment of the hit Salman Khan starrer 'Judwaa'- are eagerly excited about their upcoming flick.

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'Annabelle: Creation' is a winner at Indian Box-Office

Updated: Aug 21, 2017 11:23 IST     

New Delhi [India], August 21 (ANI): The evil doll has taken Indian box-office by storm.

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Meet Varun Chopra, an independent Indian voice in US cinema

Updated: Aug 21, 2017 09:28 IST      By: Pallavi Aman Singh

New Delhi [India], Aug 21 (ANI): For some, crossover films are the ones that are able to gross appreciably in the global markets, but for others, they are the movies with broader themes that are on the same wavelength as the international audiences. Whatever may be the definition, the growth of this genre seen in India is very prominent.

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Comedy legend Jerry Lewis dies at 91

Updated: Aug 21, 2017 01:01 IST     

Los Angeles [USA], August 21 (ANI): American actor and comic legend Jerry Lewis who wielded unparalleled green-light power at Paramount in the 1960s, died Sunday. He was 91.

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New Delhi [India], August 20 (ANI): Amitabh Bachchan, who is quite active on social media these days, always keeps his fans updated with interesting posts and throwback pictures.

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'Bareilly Ki Barfi' witnesses growth on Day 2 at Box-Office

Updated: Aug 20, 2017 15:04 IST     

New Delhi [India], August 20 (ANI): Athough 'Bareilly Ki Barfi' opened on a low note, the Rajkummar Rao, Ayushmann Khurrana and Kriti Sanon starrer movie managed to pick up some speed on Day 2 at the ticket windows.

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'GOT' final season won't start shooting till October

Updated: Aug 20, 2017 14:51 IST     

Washington D.C. [USA], August 20 (ANI): 'GOT' fans, we might have some bad news for you.

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London [UK], Aug 20 (ANI): The crowd at V Fest was in for a surprise when rapper Jay Z paid tribute to his late pal Chester Bennington during his performance on Saturday.

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Shahid Kapoor sets Twitter on fire with shirtless photo

Updated: Aug 20, 2017 12:52 IST     

New Delhi [India], August 20 (ANI): BREATHE IN!! Shahid Kapoor's latest photo will make all girls go gaga over him.

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