Film Review: THE EVIL WITHIN (2017)

THE EVIL WITHIN **** U.S.A. 2017 Dir: Andrew Getty 97 mins Even the less observant of viewers will know a 2017 release has had a long, tortured path to the screen when it features Matthew McGrory in a bizarre cameo role: best known as Tiny in Rob Zombie’s HOUSE OF 1000 CORPSES and THE DEVIL’S … Continue reading “Film Review: THE EVIL WITHIN (2017)”

LONG AWAITED FILM ‘THE EVIL WITHIN’ COMES TO U.K. DVD AND BLU-RAY

Fifteen, painstaking years in the making, THE EVIL WITHIN has earned notoriety not just for its shocking content, but also for the way the all-consuming project took over director Andrew Getty’s life. Now, years after work started on the billionaire heir to the Getty family fortune’s first and last feature film and two years after … Continue reading “LONG AWAITED FILM ‘THE EVIL WITHIN’ COMES TO U.K. DVD AND BLU-RAY”

Film Review: CRIMSON (a.k.a. The Man With The Severed Head) (1976)

CRIMSON (a.k.a. The Man With The Severed Head) ** Spain / France 1976 Dir: Juan Fortuny.  94 mins There’s plenty of flares, garish polo necks, porn star moustaches and blokes that keep their trousers on during sex (plus a J & B cameo) in this talky Euro variation on a couple of lesser Karloff pictures of … Continue reading “Film Review: CRIMSON (a.k.a. The Man With The Severed Head) (1976)”

Film Review: ELSA FRAULEIN SS (a.k.a. Fraulein Kitty) (1977)

ELSA FRAULEIN SS (a.k.a. Fraulein Kitty (On-screen title). ** France 1977 Dir: “Mike Staar” (Patrice Rhomm) 80 mins Evidently inspired by Tinto Brass’ SALON KITTY, this is an unusually well behaved French contribution to the 60’s / 70’s Naziploitation cycle. It’s set in 1943, with mistrust and rebellion growing against Hitler’s regime and former “penny … Continue reading “Film Review: ELSA FRAULEIN SS (a.k.a. Fraulein Kitty) (1977)”

Film Review: ZOMBIE LAKE (a.k.a. Le Lac Des Morts Vivants) (1981)

ZOMBIE LAKE (a.k.a. Le Lac Des Morts Vivants) ** France 1981 Dir: Jean Rollin 90 mins The 1980’s was the decade that brought us truly brilliant zombie movies, many of which became cult classics and brought on countless remakes/sequels and influenced many of the zombie movies we enjoy today. Zombie Lake, unfortunately, is not one … Continue reading “Film Review: ZOMBIE LAKE (a.k.a. Le Lac Des Morts Vivants) (1981)”