Film Review: D.A.R.Y.L. (1985)

D.A.R.Y.L. *** UK / USA 1985 Dir: Simon Wincer. 99 mins Despite a cloyingly slushy Marvin Hamlisch and a godawful theme song by Teddy Pendergrass that farts in the general direction of the ending, this is an appealing Amblin-era family sci-fi thriller. After an impressive opening mountaintop helicopter-car chase, an elderly couple discover the disarmingly … Continue reading “Film Review: D.A.R.Y.L. (1985)”

FABULOUS FILMS CAN’T KEEP THIS RELEASE SECRET ANY LONGER

He can’t be kept a secret any longer. He’s smart, nice, liked by all. Why is he targeted for destruction? Daryl (Barret Oliver) is the kind of boy any youngster would love to be like – and any mother would want as her son. Fabulous Films will be bringing the classic 1985 family sci-fi feature … Continue reading “FABULOUS FILMS CAN’T KEEP THIS RELEASE SECRET ANY LONGER”