Steve Biodrowski

Cinefantastique's Los Angeles Correspondent from 1987 to 1993 and West Coast Editor from 1993 to 1999. Currently the webmaster of Cinefantastique Online, I also run a website called Hollywood Gothique that covers Halloween Horror and Sci-Fi Cinema Events in the Los Angeles area.

Warning: Illegal string offset 'echo' in /misc/14/272/478/925/3/user/web/ on line 79

3 responses to “Twister (1996) – Film Review”

  1. » Cinefantastique 28:1

    [...] Twister- review by Steve [...]

  2. » Laserblast: Teeth, Twister, MST-3K

    [...] TWISTER gets another home video release, this time on Blu-ray, which can show off its special effects like no other home video format. This new edition features several bonus features, some ported from previous DVD releases, some new. There is an audio commentary by director Jan De Bont and effects supervisor Stefen Fangmeier; a new half-hour documentary, “Chasing the Storm: Twister Revisted;” a “Making of Twister” featurette, and another called “Anatomy of a Twister;” the History Channel documentary “Nature Tech: Tornadoes;” two trailers; and a music video for the Van Halen song heard on the soundtrack, “Human Being.” It’s no secret that this film was not strong on plot; its effectiveness derived almost totally from the excitement of the spectacular action, achieved with some stunning special effects. The impact was considerably diminished on home video; even previous releases on laserdisc and DVD did not quite live up to the theatrical experience. If anything can recapture that impact at home, it is Blu-ray. [...]

  3. » Laserblast: Thief of Bagdad, The Invaders & More

    [...] inevitable demise, there are still some titles being released on High-Def discs. This week there is TWISTER, which recently got the Blu-ray [...]

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.

CFQ Online Store