Time To Celebrate Another Cult Movie Queen! My obsession with cult cinema is fueled in part by incredibly entertaining posters like this one: “Out of the steaming slave markets come the raving sea-savages…THE MUTHERS!” So, how can you NOT want… Read More ›
80’s cult comedies
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 ›
From “O” To “007!” Corinne Cléry! Her Torrid “Story Of O!” From Notorious “Hitch Hike” To Bond Girl!
From “O” To “007”! Meet Corinne Clery – who went from not”O”rious to 007! Some of the best “Bond girls” from the past were outstanding Actresses with a fascinating body of work – and Clery is no different! “O” My!… Read More ›
Some of films greatest Directors got their start by making terrific “B’ movies! “Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain.” Martin Scorsese, cinema’s “man behind the curtain”, got his start by directing a drive-in classic, starring a sexy… Read More ›
Great news to share! One of cinema’s most iconic characters is coming back! Bob Hauk: I’m not a fool, Plissken! Snake Plissken: Call me “Snake.” Then, moments later: Bob Hauk: We’d make one hell of a team, Snake! Snake Plissken:… Read More ›