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Escape from L.A. (1996) [review]

While this does have the usual sequel problems; there are so few, to the point where we have a film which is almost as enjoyable as the original. 447 more words


Escape from New York (1981) [review]

This really is one of the classics of the 1980s which is a pure joy to watch, with a fantastic lead character such as Snake Plissken (Kurt Russell) being one which does not fail at being one of the greatest, possible the coolest to exist. 387 more words


The Last Starfighter (1984, Nick Castle)

The Last Starfighter gets a long way on affability. Lead Lance Guest is nothing if not affable. Robert Preston plays an affable alien grifter. Dan O’Herlihy, completely covered in makeup, is affable as Guest’s alien co-pilot. 522 more words

Rapid Review: Halloween (1978)

“You’ve got to believe me, Officer, he is coming to Haddonfield… Because I know him! I’m his doctor! You must be ready for him… If you don’t, it’s your funeral.” 325 more words


Dark Star (1974)

AFTER DEDICATING OUR last podcast season to the early works of the late great Wes Craven, we now switch our attention to another horror film auteur in John Carpenter. 183 more words

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John Carpenter Lawsuit Comes to an End and John is Victorious!

So if you spend enough time browsing the net and reading random news from random outlets, you probably caught wind of a lawsuit filed by John Carpenter, Nick Castle and Studio Canal. 442 more words