Provided the DVD commentary track for both The Young Ones and Wonderful Life with his friend the director Paul Lynch.
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I don't actually consider The Entity
(1982) to be a horror film--it's a supernatural suspense movie. Horror is such a huge topic that has slasher films and other horrible crap attached to it and I'm not a fan of that stuff at all. I like something that gets you thinking and "The Entity" was certainly that kind of film. Horror is a convenient word that is often applied but I don't think horror is ...
was a big fan of The Boys in Company C
(1978) and that film as the direct inspiration for +Full Metal Jacket (1987)_. Many critics have identified similarities between the two films including, not least of all, the casting of R. Lee Ermey
who plays Marine Drill Instructor Sgt. Joyce in Furie's film and Gunnery Sgt. Hartman in Kubrick's.
Dynamic camera movement that captures the action of a scene, in lieu of cutting to coverage