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Movie Review: The Pack

The Pack (1977)
Directed by Robert Clouse
Written by Clouse, based on the novel of the same name by David Fisher (1976)
Starring Joe Don Baker, Hope Alexander-Willis, Richard B. 753 more words

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TCM Overload: 'The Pack' (1977)

October was a busy month for me, both as a writer and outside of the written realm. Constantly running around like a chicken with my head cut off, I ultimately fell behind on my planned horror-watching, including everything I had recorded off of TV. 592 more words


Greydon Clark on blaxploitation, satanic cheerleaders & the comedy of Joe Don Baker

There are not many auteurs in the history of exploitation, let alone those whose careers span decades or whose style is so irreverent yet essentially good natured and fun as Greydon Clark, in such films as “Black Shampoo,” “Satan’s Cheerleaders,” “Joysticks” and many more. 898 more words



written by: Herman Hoffman
produced by: Vincent M. Fennelly
directed by: Paul Wendkos
rated: unrated
runtime: 105 min.
U.S. release date: July 30, 1969
DVD/Blu-ray release date: May 11, 2010… 1,017 more words

Charley Varrick (1973)

Don Siegel’s¬†Charley Varrick¬†has become a bit of an obscure picture, but it is as quintessentially 70s in its ideals and execution as any other second-tier genre classic of the era. 508 more words


Bonus Feature: Who Loots The Looters?; The Genesis of Charley Varrick

” ‘Charley Varrick, Last of the Independents.’ I like that. Has a ring of–finality.”

I should probably explain.

Donald E. Westlake had no role whatsoever in the writing or production of…

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