Meet “White Mama” Margaret Markov! I love celebrating the careers of “Cult Movie Queens” who left us great exploitation films to enjoy – and Margaret Markov fits that to a tee! My “2022 Sex Kitten Countdown” has the story of… Read More ›
Celebrating “Blaxploitation” Star Jeanne Bell! My “2021 Sex Kitten Countdown” Has Her Groundbreaking Career!
Celebrating the Iconic Jeanne Bell! Sometimes, I come across a Cult Movie Queen when I see an obscure film I wasn’t familiar with – and that’s the case with Jeanne Bell! As it turns out, Jeanne Bell was in a… Read More ›
RIP Yaphet Kotto…. Sad news to share: the Iconic Actor Yaphet Kotto has died at the age of 81..- He was born in Harlem, New York, of Cameroonian royal ancestry (his great -grandfather had been a king in pre-colonial days… Read More ›
Celebrating “Foxy Brown”! She’s much much more than just “the meanest chick in town!” My “2021 Sex Kitten Countdown” has been highlighting some of our greatest Cult Movie Queens – and let’s face it, Pam Grier is the “Queen Of… Read More ›
Celebrating “Dirty Mary”! Cult Movie Queen Susan George! My “2021 Sex Kitten Countdown” Has Her Most Provocative Roles!
Celebrating The Wild Career Of Susan George! My ‘2021 Sex Kitten Countdown” has gone around the world highlighting some of the lesser-known Cult Movie Queens, but now it’s time to celebrate one of the most popular! Susan George was born… Read More ›
Celebrating Actress Desiree West! My “2020 Sex Kitten Countdown” Has Adult Cinema’s First Black Superstar!
Celebrating The First Black Adult Superstar Desiree West! The adult film industry has had many legendary superstars over the years like Marilyn Chambers, Jennifer Welles and Christy Canyon. I want to shine a spotlight on Desiree West, who acted under… Read More ›
New Grindhouse Purgatory Is For Sale! “Satan’s Sadists!” Cannibals! Stewardesses! All The Cult Cinema You Love! Here Are Details!
The New Grindhouse Purgatory Is Here! Time for lovers of cult films to rejoice – the latest issue of the terrific Grindhouse Purgatory magazine is here! Pete Chiarella – AKA Grindhouse Pete, wrote his fascinating memoir about growing up in… Read More ›
RIP To Melvin Van Peebles…Blaxploitation’s Brilliant Godfather! Rated “X” By An All-White Jury! The Incendiary “Sweet Sweetback’s Badass Song!”
RIP Melvin Van Peebles… RIP to a legendary Director. Melvin Van Peebles has died at the age 89. This actor, writer, director, producer and icon of Black cinema whose films included Sweet Sweetback’s Baadasssss Song and Watermelon Man, died Tuesday night at his Manhattan… Read More ›
Sex Kitten Suzanne Lund Enters “The Room Of Chains!” Vintage Newspaper Ads Offer Up Films “In Blazing Color!” The Wild “Schoolgirls In Chains” Genre!
Want To See A Film “In Blazing Color?” I love vintage exploitation movie posters like the one above – it’s the ad for a very routine S & M film from France in the early 70’s – but check out… Read More ›
Meet “The Manhandlers!” Cara Burgess Is My #Deucember Choice As She Leads A Classic Cult Film With The Original Female “Superheroes!”
“Deucember” Continues! It’s my favorite month of the year: for an entire month, the terrific Grindhouse Cinema Database website is showcasing “Deucember” – a month of classic Grindhouse films! More on how you can take part later, but I need… Read More ›