Film Review: A BLADE IN THE DARK (1983)

Film Review: A BLADE IN THE DARK (1983)

Aug 24, 2018

IMDb: A Blade in the Dark (1983) Director: Lamberto Bava Stars: Andrea Occhipinti, Anny Papa, Fabiola Toledo A Blade in the Dark is a 1983 release from Italian horror icon Lamberto Bava. He is most well known for Demons and Demons 2. These films are also tied to Daio Argento, which definitely cannot hurt a filmmakers credentials. After watching this film, I...

Film Review: MEAT BUTCHER BABY 2 (2017)

Film Review: MEAT BUTCHER BABY 2 (2017)

Jul 27, 2018

Back in 2009 director Yan Kaos did a short gore film called Meat Butcher Baby. Seven years later he made the longer and much improved Blood Orchestra: Cacophony of Death. It was around this time that his D.I.Y Production company started picking up steam in the US. Now in 2018, Yan is working on distribution of gore anthologies, limited releases of rare films...

Film Review: NEKRO FUCK MANIAC (2018)

Film Review: NEKRO FUCK MANIAC (2018)

Jul 26, 2018

Nekro Fuck Maniac is a wildly disturbing gore film from John Shaw of the United Kingdom. It was recently released by Canadian based D.I.Y Productions (Yan Kaos), limited to only thirty copies. Rumor has it that Daniel Koehnen and the Underground Gorellectors will also being doing a limited run this fall. I say this because the Canadian release has already sold...

Film Review: TIME TO KILL (2014)

Film Review: TIME TO KILL (2014)

Jul 25, 2018

Over a three year period, Scott Schirmer, Arthur Culliphur, and Brian K. Williams put the mid-west horror scene on the map with some disturbing and controversial independent horror films. Found and Headless still come up pretty often in conversations regarding the throwback film and practical effects magic. Time to Kill, however, came out between the two and...

Film Review: 3 WOMEN (1977)

Film Review: 3 WOMEN (1977)

Jul 18, 2018

A recent addition to The Criterion Collection that may appeal to fans of the more art-house and surreal sides of the collecting world is Robert Altman’s 1977 film 3 Women. I even found similarities in this film to the likes of classic horror films from Hitchcock and DePalma. 3 Women centers around an obsessive and volatile relationship between the...

Film Review: THE COMPLETE SARTANA (2018)

Film Review: THE COMPLETE SARTANA (2018)

Jul 17, 2018

The Complete Sartana collects all five films from the series, presented here in brand-new restorations: If You Meet Sartana… Pray for Your Death, I Am Sartana, Your Angel of Death, Have a Good Funeral My Friend… Sartana Will Pay, Light the Fuse… Sartana Is Coming, and Sartana’s Here… Trade Your Pistol for a Coffin.  This set of...