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belles want to take it outside....  

After a long winter and with spring upon us…we decided we needed to upgrade our outdoor seating. Our lovely Libby-belle was also a big contributor to this little endeavor! 196 more words

Belle Maison

Caged Heat: Subverting the Subversive

Throughout the 1950s and 1960s, one of the names most frequently projected onto silver screens across America was that of Roger Corman, a writer, director, producer, and distributor who churned out over a dozen films a year under the American International Pictures banner.  4,569 more words

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1975 EXPLOITATION TRIPLE FEATURE: SWITCHBLADE SISTERS, ILSA, SHE WOLF OF THE SS, AND SHIVERS

In 1975, Steven Spielberg’s Jaws defined the idea of blockbuster as we now know it. Despite the epic career that followed, the director has never surpassed this early work. 1,851 more words

Film Reviews

Movie Review: Black Sunday

Black Sunday (1960)
Directed by Mario Bava
Starring Barbara Steele, John Richardson, Andrea Checchi, Ivo Garrani, Arturo Dominici, Enrico Olivieri, Antonia Pierfederici, Tino Bianchi

Once you start to wander down the path of Italian horror cinema, there is one director that is a must for you to seek out. 915 more words

Reviews: Movies

Shivers (1975)

David Cronenberg’s Shivers is a gloriously bizarre and haunting horror picture, one that really gets under the skin. Part fever dream and part snarky satire, this 1975 Canadian movie earned the attention of the government because of its federal arts funding. 552 more words

Entertainment

Piranha (1978)

Lost River Lake was a Thriving Resort Until They Discovered…Piranha!

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"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

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