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BLU-RAY REVIEW: THE BOY (2016)

THE BOY coverThe amount of films whose premise is a creepy doll or at least a film containing a some creepy dolls in it are almost never ending. Maybe not never ending, but I easily found 30 or more films that have dolls in them and all the dolls are evil bastards. We have the whole Read the rest of this page »

REVIEW: I AM THALENTE (2015)

I AM THALENTE

As my grandmother always said, “No one said life would be easy“.

I AM THALENTE is the story of an 8-year old boy who fled the violent hands of his stepfather and fled to the streets of Durban in South Africa over ten years ago. He was given his first Read the rest of this page »

BLU-RAY REVIEW: THE SINFUL DWARF (1973)

SINFUL DWARFIt has been years (almost 9 years to be exact) since I have re-visited the dwarfsploitation classic that THE SINFUL DWARF has been referred to as in some circles, probably circles only Read the rest of this page »

BOOK SPOTLIGHT: TRASH CINEMA–A COLLECTION OF OVERLOOKED MASTERPIECES

TRASH CINEMAI wrote an essay quite a while back, maybe a year or two ago (possibly more), for author Andrew J. Rausch who edited it along with R.D. Riley. The book of essays on trash films was entitled Read the rest of this page »

ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: KATHERYN TRAUB

GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO WITH SHUI have some obsessions in life. Beards, Bush, Booty, Breasts, Beer, B-Films, and Books. Well, those are just the “B” obsessions. I dig art and have only ever had a Read the rest of this page »

BLU-RAY REVIEW: KANSAS CITY CONFIDENTIAL (1952)

KCC coverDirector Phil Karlson’s KANSAS CITY CONFIDENTIAL tells the story of an ex-con, Joe Rolfe (John Payne) trying to go straight who is framed for Read the rest of this page »

DVD TV SERIES REVIEW: ARNE DAHL: SEASON 2 (2015)

Arne Dahl S2The ever-growing popularity of Swedish Crime Fiction for me began with Stieg Larsson’s Millennium Trilogy, which I was fortunate enough to read first, then watch the trilogy of Swedish films starring Noomi Rapace and Mikael Nyqvist. The 1st film in the Millennium Series was intended for a theatrical release and the following films devised as television films, and seeing as how the format of length and 2-part stories were set up for ARNE DAHL in seasons 1 and 2, this Read the rest of this page »