Posts Tagged 'grindhouse'

Movie Review: Halloween (2007)

September 4 2009 Categorized Under: Movie Reviews 2 Commented
Movie Review: Halloween (2007)

Rob Zombie’s first remake of the classic slasher series.

Movie Review: The Collector (2009)

August 10 2009 Categorized Under: Movie Reviews one Commented
Movie Review: The Collector (2009)

Torture porn disguised as heist caper.

Movie Review: Demons (1985)

August 6 2009 Categorized Under: Movie Reviews No Commented
Movie Review: Demons (1985)

Lamberto Bava’s movie about demonic possession, weird guys in masks, bad dubbing, incoherent plot points, extreme gore, extreme punks, and extreme 80s heavy metal.

Top 10 Horror Directors

July 31 2009 Categorized Under: featured, Top Ten Lists No Commented
Top 10 Horror Directors

Horror Fan Zine’s list of the top ten horror directors of all time.

Jason Eisener’s Treevenge

July 14 2009 Categorized Under: featured, Horror Shorts, Horror Spoofs No Commented
Jason Eisener’s Treevenge

Hilarious comedy-horror from Jason Eisener (Hobo With A Shotgun)

Exploitation Films and Grindhouse Theaters

July 14 2009 Categorized Under: Horror History No Commented
Exploitation Films and Grindhouse Theaters

Exploit us, baby!

Movie Review: Mausoleum (1983) and Blood Song (1982)

March 25 2009 Categorized Under: Movie Reviews No Commented
Movie Review: Mausoleum (1983) and Blood Song (1982)

BCI DVD releases a double feature as part of their “Exploitation Cinema” package. This time out it’s two early 80s grindhouse/camp releases – Mausoleum (starring the good looking Bobbie Bresee) and Blood Song (featuring Frankie Avalon as a serial killer – as far away from a “beach” movie as he can get).

Grindhouse Trailers Vol 1: Final Exam, Nightmare, Beyond the Door, Killer Fish

March 22 2009 Categorized Under: Upcoming Horror Movies No Commented
Grindhouse Trailers Vol 1: Final Exam, Nightmare, Beyond the Door, Killer Fish

Little taste of the grindhouse for ya. Final Exam and Nightmare, two slashers from 1981. Beyond the Door – an Exorcist clone from 1974. And Killer Fish from 1979, with Lee Majors!

Movie Review: Silent Night, Bloody Night (1972)

December 28 2008 Categorized Under: Movie Reviews No Commented
Movie Review: Silent Night, Bloody Night (1972)

The early 70s atmospheric shocker is reviewed. It’s got John Carradine and assorted actors from Andy Warhol’s Factory, including Mary Woronov. But.. somebody find us a decent transfer!

Movie Review: Christmas Evil (1980)

December 21 2008 Categorized Under: Movie Reviews 2 Commented
Movie Review: Christmas Evil (1980)

It’s Christmastime, so Bill G reviews Christmas Evil, an interesting grindhouse item from 1980, also known as You Better Watch Out. Trivia: John Waters calls it the “best seasonal film of all time”!