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Git Along Li'l Gwangi

Down Mexico way, a huckster named Tuck (James Franciscus, Beneath The Planet Of The Apes, Cat O’ Nine Tails) running a Wild West show and an archaeologist friend discover a tiny prehistoric horse, eventually tracing its origin to a valley that time forgot, full of dinosaurs. 55 more words

The Valley Of Gwangi (1969 US)

While the build-up is rather tedious in some ways, the film’s second half – with its non-stop action and enjoyable stop-motion effects by the old master Ray Harryhausen – is rather entertaining. 466 more words

Film Reviews

Ray Harryhausen, 1953-1958: The Retrospective

WHO THE HELL IS RAY HARRYHAUSEN?

Ray Harryhausen was possibly born Raymond Haroldhousing in the state of California.  Fast forward many years, and he became a famous filmmaker and special effects technician, best known for his detailed stop-motion animation.  3,270 more words

Giant Monsters

What sorcery is this?

A great good friend having sent me one of Twilight Time’s lush Blu-rays of SINBAD AND THE EYE OF THE TIGER, we decided to watch it. 823 more words

FILM

G for The Golden Voyage of Sinbad

by Lillian Csernica on April 7, 2015

I could not do justice to the silly side of sword & sorcery movies without at least one mention of the Sinbad movies.  971 more words

Fantasy

BLOOD, BATS AND BOOBS - IT'S HAMMER GLAMOUR DAY!

Fans of horror films old and new are going to be thronging to the the Electric Ballroom in Camden, London on Saturday 2nd May for the much anticipated… 248 more words

Horror Films

The X-Files, S3E20: "Jose Chung's 'From Outer Space'"

Jose Chung’s ‘From Outer Space’ (3X20)

Episode Grade: A+++

Original Air Date: April 12, 1996

Writer: Darin Morgan

Director: Rob Bowman

Notable Guest Stars: Charles Nelson Reilly, Alex Trebek, and Jesse Ventura. 324 more words

90s Nostalgia