Horror of Dracula 10/24/22
Post script on Terence Fisher - From Wikipedia: He was the first to bring gothic horror alive in full colour, and the sexual overtones and explicit horror in his films, while mild by modern standards, were unprecedented in his day.
House of 1000 Corpses 10/23/22
But viewed less a movie and more as an experience, the film offers a certain degree of inspired insanity and a healthy dose of carnival-like madness.
White Zombie 10/02/22
When I think of the seminal Zombie movies, I think of this as one of the few and the OG.
A Nightmare on Elm Street 10/01/22
By the time the movie actually slowed down a bit, I wondered, "Jesus, does this movie have literally three maybe even FOUR of the scariest scenes in movie history?
The Last Unicorn 10/01/22
And seriously, like 20 minutes into the movie we are dealing with complex human issues like insecurity and envy and greed and loneliness regret and complicated ethical questions, and this is just how the movie goes.
The Green Slime 9/30/22
I think if you only watched the indoor/on-set scenes of this movie, you would think it was actually a pretty good movie.
The Beastmaster 9/29/22
And then there's Kodo and Podo, Dar's "two thieves", who do all kinds of shit in this movie just totally credibly, no puppets or anything, just two ferrets here owning the movie.
Conan the Barbarian 9/27/22
In high-school, it continued to be a film that had a cult-following and talked about as one of the cool movies and, my senior year, we even watched it on LSD - a lot of LSD - and we all loved it.
I feel fairly close to how I felt about Last Year At Marienbad, which I think of as a Horror movie, by the way, for this "genre" film, that presages Blade Runner and other future/dystopian Noir films, yet this is also something that transcends genre, has a great deal to say about the soul and the hu...
A Trip to the Moon 9/20/22
Given that the film has no original score or sound of any kind and it was up to the exhibitor to provide what they could or would, I think that all soundtracks are valid and therefore this one totally is.