Film Review: NEKROMANTIK (1987)

Film Review: NEKROMANTIK (1987)

Oct 31, 2018

IMDb: Nekromantik (1987) Director: Jörg Buttgereit Stars: Bernd Daktari Lorenz, Beatrice Manowski, Harald Lundt Jorg Buttgereit is the highly controversial German director of both Nekromantik films, Der Todesking, and Schramm: Into the Mind of a Serial Killer. Most of his films credits were shorts from 1980-1986. As a director of feature films, he did...

Film Review: HENRY: PORTRAIT OF A SERIAL KILLER (1986)

Film Review: HENRY: PORTRAIT OF A SERIAL KILLER (1986)

Oct 31, 2018

IMDb: Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1986) Director: John McNaughton Stars: Michael Rooker, Tracy Arnold, Tom Towles When I had the chance to see “Henry 2“, I wasn’t really sure if I had seen the first one, because so much time has passed since its release and the commotion it caused back in ’86. Now having had the chance to see the...

Film Review: JUNK (2000)

Film Review: JUNK (2000)

Oct 30, 2018

IMDb: Junk (2000) Director: Atsushi Muroga Stars: Nobuyuki Asano, Shû Ehara, Tate Gouta Atsushi Muroga directed this weird ass zombie movie almost twenty years ago now. As far as Japanese horror goes, it’s average, as far as zombie films, it’s average, and compared to other Unearthed releases it is just kinda bland.  It has a very standard zombie...

Film Review: THE ELEMENT OF CRIME (1984)

Film Review: THE ELEMENT OF CRIME (1984)

Oct 29, 2018

IMDb: The Element of Crime (1984) Director: Lars von Trier Stars: Michael Elphick, Esmond Knight, Me Me Lai The films of Lars Von Trier are polarizing, even within his fan base. As I watch people discuss his works online, it seems to me that many people fall into two categories. There are fans of his early works that are experimental and surreal. The others are...

Film Review: THE GRAVEDANCERS (2006)

Film Review:  THE GRAVEDANCERS (2006)

Oct 25, 2018

IMDb: The Gravedancers (2006) Director: Mike Mendez Stars: Dominic Purcell, Clare Kramer, Josie Maran Mike Mendez’s THE GRAVEDANCERS, is one of the few 8 Films To Die For that I actually sought out to add to the library. Brad Keene and Chris Skinner’s script managed to present one of the most original and unsettling horror premises I had seen up to...

Film Review: REVISITING MELANCHOLIE DER ENGEL (2016)

Film Review: REVISITING MELANCHOLIE DER ENGEL (2016)

Oct 22, 2018

IMDb: Revisiting Melancholie der Engel (2017) Director: Magnus Blomdahl Stars: Magnus Blomdahl, Marian Dora Probably the most fucked up movie I have never seen is Melancholie der Engel is a notoriously dark and disturbing underground film. Marian Dora is the twisted genius behind this horrific art-house film. He only has a few directorial credits, most of which...