“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 ›
Behold Mathilda May In “Lifeforce”! #Deucember Has The “Amazingly Naked” 80’s Sci-Fi Horror Cult Classic!
“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! Where To Begin? We are gathered to discuss the majesty of… Read More ›
Meet Blood – A Very Smart Dog! Sometimes a film is discovered long after it’s released – and cinephiles realize they have missed out on a great gem – like the story of “Blood” and his “Master!” Yes, Blood’s Master… 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 ›
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 ›
Hey, Girly! I always seek out the best of the new – and the neglected – horror films that are available on blu-ray..and when I find a picture like this: I am curious, naturally – I mean, he seems to… Read More ›
Time To Hammer Home Some Classic Asian Action Thrillers! You know the image…YOU MUST. It’s simply one of the great Asian thrillers of all time: the classic “OLDBOY.” The scene in the corridor is, for my money, the best action… Read More ›
“Who’s The Cat Who Won’t Cop Out When There’s Danger All About?” I know, it’s an easy question: John Shaft, of course! “Shaft” was probably the biggest hit of the blaxploitation era, but there were a ton of other great… Read More ›
Meet The Ladies Of Japanese Sexploitation! If you’ve never seen Japan’s classic sexploitation movies, you are really missing out! “Sex” And “Snow”! From “Sex & Fury” to “Lady Snowblood” and beyond, these movies are amazing! Read all about this incredible… Read More ›