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The Purge (2013)

2016.31: The Purge (TV, Film 4)

The Purge is another near-future dystopia rather like The Hunger Games series. On one night every year the citizens of the United States go on a murder/rape/whatever-goes spree without any fear of criminal prosecution, the theory being that by thus exorcising them of all their pent-up frustrations and violent rage they can be law-abiding citizens the rest of the year. 580 more words


Assault On Precinct 13 (2005)

A police station with a skeleton staff that is about to be decommissioned plays unexpected host to a notorious gangster, and suddenly finds itself under siege. 133 more words


Assault On Precinct 13 (1976)

During his heyday John Carpenter was a master of cinematic suspense and this story of urban violence ranks as one of his best. A deserted police station is laid siege to by a fanatical gang out for blood when one of their number is killed by a man hysterical with grief when they casually murder his young daughter. 184 more words


John Carpenter - 'Distant Dream' review

By Paul Downey

A few weeks ago the news broke that John Carpenter was following up his critical acclaimed ‘Lost Themes’ album with ‘Lost Themes II’ out on 15th April through Sacred Bones Records. 99 more words

Let's Purge Again

Last week saw the debut of the first footage of the third film in The Purge series; the topically titled Election Year.

Hopes are high after the rousing reception to 2012’s The Purge: Anarchy. 231 more words

VINTAGE CABLE BOX: "Assault on Precinct 13"

“Anybody got a smoke?”

“Assault on Precinct 13”, 1976 (Austin Stoker), Turtle Releasing

Violent crime and gang activity exploded in the turbulent 1960s. South Central Los Angeles was a veritable hodge-podge of gangs, the children of the poor bathed in the anarchy and the blood of their ancestors. 713 more words


Craiova or Bust

The Count was undoubtedly rattled. He had answered a call from Jennifer Lopez about fixing her jacuzzi – the filter was clogged with Chomp wrappers again! 508 more words