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The Hunters of the Golden Cobra (1982)

Steven Spielberg’s classic Raiders of the Lost Ark has seen its fair share of imitators and blatant knock-offs, certainly during the early 80’s when it was fresh. 495 more words


"Let's Have A Drink... It's Margheriti Time!" The ANTONIO MARGHERITI Interview

Almost as much as he enjoyed his participation in the wild and wonderful world of Italian exploitation cinema, David Warbeck enjoyed hooking up its exponents with those in the fan press who revered them more than all the Speilbergs, Scorseses and Coppolas of this world put together. 5,683 more words


A Duodenum In Your Lap... Who really Directed FLESH FOR FRANKENSTEIN and BLOOD FOR DRACULA?

It really should be a question in trivial pursuit: “Who directed the notorious ‘video nasty’ Andy Warhol’s Frankenstein and its companion piece Andy Warhol’s Dracula (1973)?” It sure as hell wasn’t Andy Warhol… after being shot by Valerie Solanas, one of his own more deranged acolytes in the ’60s, the late socialite and soup tin painter turned over filmmaking duties at his Factory to Paul Morrissey, whose subsequent lowlife epics Trash (1970) Bad (1971) and (Heat) 1973 prove that there’s nothing new under the sun (or in Trainspotting…) 2,319 more words

Italian Horror

Je Te Tue ... Moi Non Plus! 7 DEATHS IN THE CAT'S EYE Reviewed

BD. Region B.  88 Films. 15.

1973  was an especially busy year for prolific journeyman Antonio Margheriti, during which he contributed to the direction of… 1,069 more words

Blu-ray / DVD Reviews

Il Planeta Errante/War Between the Planets (1966)

‘Your’e an a-ok officer except for one thing – you never learned how to take orders.’

Space Station Gamma 1 is the Earth’s last hope for survival as it investigates the cause of the extreme weather conditions that are devastating the planet. 558 more words

Movie Reviews

Hunters of the Golden Cobra (1982)

‘Hang on to your jollies, we’re going after him!’

Two British officers in the Philippines in the 1940s tangle with a murderous cult while trying to retrieve a relic with supposedly supernatural powers. 371 more words

Movie Reviews

The Ark of the Sun God

The Ark of the Sun God – 1984 – Italy

Rick Spears is a professional burglar. While traveling in Turkey, he is hired to break into the lost Temple of Gilgamesh and retrieve Gilgamesh’s legendary scepter. 235 more words

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