When Is A Film Horrific Because Of A Cast Member? It Might Be – When Orson Welles Is In It! Orson Welles may have made one of the greatest films of all time, “Citizen Kane”, but he was anything but… Read More ›
70’s cult classic
“A ballad of the ’60’s said, ‘I left my heart in San Francisco’. Now in the ’70’s it is possible to leave one’s soul there as well.” How can you NOT love a film that includes that line? Remember, not… Read More ›
Perversion! S & M! Legendary Actor Christopher Lee! “Eugenie” Shocks A Movie Legend – Who Never Knew It Was A Sex Film!
“Eugenie, you’ve just discovered life’s deepest purpose: the quest, the grail mankind has sought throughout the ages – ultimate power of human beings. Yes, the power which comes from the pleasure of giving pain.” Provocative dialogue like this can only… Read More ›
007 Reasons To Appreciate A “Bond Girl!” It sounds very “retro” and “demeaning” in today’s world to describe any female character as a “girl”, but the role of a “Bond Girl” in the 007 film series was so much more… Read More ›
Hmmm…I don’t remember THIS scene from the book: The White Rabbit: She’s embarassed – I think she’s still a virgin. Mad Hatter: Well if that’s the case, she should be embarassed. I’ve never heard of such a thing. Alice: Well… Read More ›
Time To Celebrate A Classic Cult Actress! Do you know Edwige Fenech? I not, you should, as she has a great career starring in and producing classic cult films! The “giallo” phenomenon in the 70’s produced some incredible films with… Read More ›
Movie Vomit Bags For The Holiday! Classic “Mark Of The Devil” Stunt! Best Vomit Bags In Cinema History!
When Do You Know A Movie Is A Holiday Classic? Hint: When It Comes With THIS: Enough with a holiday season filled with potential Oscar winners: time to have fun with the “other” classic films! That’s right: imagine a movie… Read More ›
Say Hello To The Face Of Exploitation Cinema! Someone asked me to explain the phenomenon of exploitation cinema – an era from the late 60’s to the mid-80’s when movies pushed boundaries and broke taboos…and resulted in some of the… Read More ›
#FrancoFriday! Is Darth Vader’s Helmet Influenced By “Countess Perverse”? Jess Franco’s “Star Wars”!
Where Did Darth Vader’s Look Come From? A Jess Franco Film? OK, here’s how this radical thought began: “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” was on TV, and earlier that week I happened to be watching this 1974 cult exploitation film… Read More ›
Happy Birthday Bruce Lee! November 27th would have been Bruce Lee’s 78th birthday – he was, without question, the greatest action movie star of all time….and here is the proof! Yes, he battles Kareem Abdul-Jabbar – and he took on… Read More ›