“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 ›
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 ›
Linda Blair Makes Heads Spin Again! She may be best known for one of the most shocking scenes in movie history – the moment in the classic horror film “The Exorcist” when the little girl Regan “turns” around to address… 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 ›
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 ›