Blue Underground releases Jess Franco’s CECILIA on Blu-ray

Diary Of A Desperate Housewife! Cecilia, a haughty aristocrat who enjoys taunting her servants with her flawless physique, finds her life turned upside down when she is violated by the victims of her vicious games. This eye-opening experience leads the newly enlightened libertine into a sordid series of swingin’ socialite soirees, mind-bending bohemian happenings, and … Continue reading “Blue Underground releases Jess Franco’s CECILIA on Blu-ray”

Book Review: JESS FRANCO: THE WORLD’S MOST DANGEROUS FILMMAKER by Kristofer Todd Upjohn

Book Review: JESS FRANCO: THE WORLD’S MOST DANGEROUS FILMMAKER by Kristofer Todd Upjohn What is the first thing that comes to mind when someone says to you Jess Franco’s name? Is it his vast catalogue of movies that go well over the 100 mark. Maybe its his love interest Lina Romay starring in the majority of … Continue reading “Book Review: JESS FRANCO: THE WORLD’S MOST DANGEROUS FILMMAKER by Kristofer Todd Upjohn”

JESS FRANCO UNCUT AND UNCENSORED WITH SEVERIN FILMS

Many notorious movies come to mind when you say the name Jess Franco to genre fans. Now Severin Films are to bring two of his rarer films to Blu-ray and DVD. The dastardly duo of THE SADIST OF NOTRE DAME (1979) and SINFONIA EROTICA (1979) show the maestro of the zoom lens at his most … Continue reading “JESS FRANCO UNCUT AND UNCENSORED WITH SEVERIN FILMS”

Film Review: FEMALE VAMPIRE (a.k.a. Bare Breasted Countess) (1975)

FEMALE VAMPIRE (a.k.a. Bare Breasted Countess) ** France/Belgium 1975 Dir: Jesus Franco 96 mins Opening with possibly the mostly remembered image of any Franco movie, Lina Romay walking through misty woods in nothing but a cloak, leather belt and boots. This is our introduction to the mute Countess Irina Karlstein (Lina Romay), who spends the majority … Continue reading “Film Review: FEMALE VAMPIRE (a.k.a. Bare Breasted Countess) (1975)”