They Do EXACTLY What You Think They Do! What an ad – I cut this out of my local Seattle newspaper in the 70’s – because I knew this was a film I had to sneak in to see! Even… Read More ›
70’s obscure movies
Rated “X” By An All-White Jury! The Incendiary “Sweet Sweetback’s Badass Song!” Blaxploitation’s Brilliant Godfather!
“Rated ‘X’ By An All-White Jury!” At a time when America is again having to address the racism that persists in our country, it’s important to remember “The Godfather of Blaxploitation”, the brilliant Melvin Van Peebles – and his epic… Read More ›
Young actress: “I felt like an animal. I’d never do something like this again.” Truth Is Stranger Than Porn! It’s Labor Day here in the US as I post this, so we are going to talk about the laborious nature… Read More ›
Martin Scorsese’s Exploitation Classic “Boxcar Bertha”! Barbara Hershey’s Provocative Playboy Promo!
Time To Celebrate Director Martin Scorsese! The recent Academy Awards ceremony reminded me that some of our favorite filmmakers create works of art that are NOT destined to become Oscar winners! Martin Scorsese has directed some of my favorite films… Read More ›
Eddie Murphy Will Become “Dolemite!” For 70’s cult movie fans like myself, this is great news! And now, the official movie trailer is here – check it out! Eddie Murphy stars in this Netflix film about the life of Rudy… Read More ›
Pam Grier! Foxy Brown! Tamara Dobson! Cleopatra Jones! Blaxploitation’s Time To Celebrate These Kick Ass Empowered Women!
Look! It’s Wonder Woman! Yes, last summer’s biggest action star was female – and why not? Empowered women SHOULD rule the box office…but if we are going to talk about “Wonder Women”, what about these two? Now These Two Are… Read More ›
Diane Keaton Like You’ve NEVER Seen Her Before! You don’t see those words used much any more, but in the 1970’s, it was true – this WAS a Diane Keaton performance that broke all the rules – it was an… Read More ›
Ready For Some Classic 70’s #31DaysOfHorror? Bravo to Severin Films for releasing a great box set that celebrates a company called Amicus! This is what I’m digging into this Halloween season! Known as ‘The Studio That Dripped Blood’, the British… Read More ›
Welcome To “Sharkansas!” Sometimes, movies are so “bad” they become “great”, and here’s proof! “Swamp” Sharks! We’ve seen “sharknadoes”, now there are sharks that come from the swamps of Arkansas to feed on beautiful girls! Time To Dive Into The… Read More ›