Horror Rod Lott
It speaks to the strength of The Burning’s reputation among cult-film fans that what’s most memorable about the 1981 slasher is not
that it was written by the Weinstein brothers, nor that it represents
early appearances of the likes of Jason Alexander, Holly Hunter and
Fisher Stevens. It’s that its Cropsy is just a damned good villain.
Your pet is special. Fluffy may be the most awesome cat ever — but does she have a gene or chromosome named after her? Does your band? Your high school reunion class? Your wife’s enchanting emerald eyes?