RIP To Legendary Character Actor John Saxon… Such sad news to report: the iconic Actor John Saxon has died… According to THR: John Saxon, the rugged actor who kicked around with Bruce Lee in Enter the Dragon and appeared in… Read More ›
cult action films
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 ›
Enter “The Room Of Chains!” Vintage Newspaper Ads “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 – the ad for a very routine S & M film from France in the early 70’s – but check out this… Read More ›
“10 Violent Women”! 3 Great Topics! Prisons! Women! Showers! Why I Love The “Women In Prison” Genre!
Time To Head To Jail! I came across a great movie poster recently and knew it was time to take another look at one of the most interesting genres of the 70’s and early 80’s – the “women in prison”… Read More ›
Time To Get “Bare Behind Bars!” Boy, was I unprepared for this! “Bare Behind Bars” is a 1980 “Women In Prison” grindhouse classic from Brazil, written and directed by Oswaldo de Oliveira. The film stars Maria Stella Splendore, Marta Anderson… Read More ›
The Movies That Will CLEAR OUT Your Holiday Guests! How To Close Down Your Party – “Grindhouse” Style!
Ahhhh….Home For The Holidays! OK, I get it, you’ve celebrated the holidays – relatives visiting, with wonderful meals, gifts and conversation…day after day after day – and now you just need to be alone. But guess what? THE RELATIVES JUST… 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 ›
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 ›
Ready To “Catch Fire?” If you like Katniss and her friends, then you are no doubt eager and primed for the next installment of the hugely successful “Hunger Games” franchise: “Catching Fire”! Here is the plot for “The Hunger Games:… Read More ›