“Lady Snowblood” Is Here! Fans of 70’s japanese exploitation are rejoicing today, thanks to Criterion’s new blu-ray release of the two “Lady Snowblood” films! These are classic samurai revenge thrillers, beautifully made and now out on Criterion! You can read… Read More ›
Month: January 2012
Remaking “The Last of Sheila!” One Of Ten GREAT Undiscovered 70’s Movies!
New Line just announced that they will be remaking of the most neglected 70’s films, “The Last Of Sheila!” I love what is, for me, the golden era of cinema – movies from the 70’s. This is the decade of… Read More ›
EXPLOITATION FILMS – ENTER THE TWISTED WORLD OF GRINDHOUSE CLASSICS!
The world of exploitation films, sexploitation films and “grindhouse” movies is a fascinating one to me – as evidenced by the number of stories I’ve posted – I know that these movies aren’t for everyone, or more accurately – barely… Read More ›
REVENGE IS SWEET – TOP TEN SEXPLOITATION REVENGE CLASSICS!
In the mood to give back a little…revenge? Sure, we all are at one time or another. And remember: “Revenge, like Sauvignon Blanc, is a dish best served ice cold.” Or, as my friend Bill Shakespeare said: “If you prick… Read More ›
Christina Lindberg! Lina Romay! SEXPLOITATION CLASSICS!
Sexploitation Lives! I mean – LOOK AT THE TITLE OF THIS MOVIE! “A Smell Of Honey, A Swallow Of Brine!” Talk about a come on! Thanks to everyone who checked out my original post on the Top Ten Sexploitation Classics… Read More ›
World’s Largest Burger! Alka-Seltzer Burgers! Darth Vader Burgers!
Hey Kids, Have A Snack! I happened upon an interesting picture that made me think: just how wacky is the food we are currently eating? I don’t mean chocolate-covered insects, or disgusting snake head soup – even if it exists,… Read More ›
Best Picture Predictions – And Now The Reality…
Well, the Academy has spoken, and there were some interesting choices and exclusions. First, “The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo” got 5 nominations, but only one in the “big 5” – the Best Actress nomination was a bit of a… Read More ›
GREATEST HOLIDAY GIFT! Cheeseburgers In A Can! Deep-Fried Cheeseburgers! The World’s BIGGEST Burgers!
Happy Holidays! It has been TOO LONG since I shared this, and since there is still time to get me a holiday gift this season, I wanted to give you this option: The Cheeseburger In A Can! I love this… Read More ›
ALBERT BROOKS! Drive! Out Of Sight! Broadcast News! Taxi Driver!
In 2012, Albert Brooks was ROBBED of an Oscar nomination. Of course there were 5 great performances nominated, but it doesn’t change the fact that Brooks once again delivered a tough, gritty performance that was overlooked by the Academy. In… Read More ›
Karaoke Terror! Revenge Of The Ladies! Crazy Asian Cinema!
Looking for a film that celebrates a kick ass gang of middle-aged Japanese women like you see above? Or perhaps you want a movie that celebrates a young gang of japanese karaoke buffs like here? In other words, are you… Read More ›