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Turbo Kid (2015)

Director: Francois Simard, Anouk Whissell, Yoann-Karl Whissell

Writer: Francois Simard, Anouk Whissell, Yoann-Karl Whissell (Screenplay)

Starring: Munro Chambers, Laurence Leboeuf, Michael Ironside, Edwin Wright, Aaron Jeffery, Romano Orzari… 710 more words


Synchronicity (2015)

Few ideas in science fiction tantalize or intrigue like that of time travel. But let’s get real: if it were possible, what would we actually  547 more words

Movie Reviews

Monsters Are Such Interesting People - Turbo Kid

Turbo Kid (2015)  In the post-apocalyptic wasteland of 1997, a teenage scavenger meets a pink-haired, bright-eyed, adorably insane girl, and then sets out to rescue her after she’s abducted by a sadistic overlord (Michael Ironside) and his BMX riding gang.  45 more words


There can be only one! Part I

Yeah I know, oxymoron right?

Did you know Highlander is 30 years old this year? Granted, not until August. So a few months away yet, but I was watching Highlander on TV recently and it got me thinking… 1,623 more words

Little Bits Of Movies

Even superheroes struggle at the end of the world: Turbo Kid, reviewed

Turbo Kid is not, classically speaking, a great movie, or even a good one.

The script’s dialogue, written (and the movie directed) by the Canadian trio of Francois Simard, Anouk Whissell and Yoann-Karl Whissell, could fill in quite nicely for a family’s Christmas ham. 604 more words



David Cronenberg, the Canadian King of Venereal Horror, writes and directs Scanners – a sci-fi/horror film about individuals with telekinetic powers, weaponised by the ConSec corporation. 269 more words


Krull and Spacehunter: Adventures in the ForbiddenZone

Double Feature review time!
Ever see those “two movies on one disc” specials for 5 bucks at the local mega retailer? Ever wonder what quality of movies end up on those bargain bin discs? 1,212 more words