bad09 wrote:Well, he was, he'd done ED1, ED2 and Darkman. He made a comedy film inbetween but it didn't get any notice at all, and part of it was him worrying he'd be typecast as 'the horror/gore guy'. So him and Ivan both threw in more comedy and action over horror.meme wrote:But he wasn't constantly doing horror though he made one, ED (which was a big screen take on his short film anyway) then remade it as a comedy in ED2.bad09 wrote:Because he was a massive fan of the Three Stooges and decided he was a bit bored with just constantly doing horror. The decision to tone down AoD was entirely conscious on his part, and in all honesty I think it works better than just treading over the same old ground again.
To this day I'm still unsure why he ruined one of the greatest horror movies ever made by going down the comedy route.