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MOVIE MINI-REVIEW: “Neither the Sea nor the Sand” (aka “The Exorcism of Hugh”, 1972)

This flick was made from the book of the same name written by Gordon Honeycombe, proving once again that everyone has a novel lurking in them (be it good or bad — The Twilight series is proof of this).  Anna … Continue reading

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DISASTROUS DOUBLE FEATURE: “Dr. X” (1932) / “Return of Dr. X” (1939)

In 1932, movies weren’t exactly, shall we say, under as many censorship rules as they are today.  There wasn’t a rating system, the Hayes Code wasn’t in effect yet, and so long as the flick didn’t show anything that you … Continue reading

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MINI MOVIE REVIEW: “Maniac” (1963)

Back before Hammer films discovered Christopher Lee and Peter Cushing to become various vampires, mad doctors, and Rasputin, they churned out a number of “thriller” movies in the late 1950’s and early 1960’s.  These movies tended to have a decent … Continue reading

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MINI MOVIE REVIEW: “The Atticus Institute” (2015)

Long-time readers of this blog know my love for found-footage films.  The Blair Witch project remains one of my favorite movies, and I get a shudder of joy every time I find another flick, be it Grave Encounters or any of … Continue reading

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MINI MOVIE REVIEW: “The Nomi Song” (2004)

To paraphrase — and plagarize — Hunter S Thompson, New York City in the late 1970’s must have been a very special time and place to be a part of. . . but no explanation, no mix of words or music … Continue reading

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MINI MOVIE REVIEW: “Wisconsin Death Trip” (1999)

Wisconsin Death Trip (hereafter WDT) is a documentary made by James Marsh, and is essentially a collected series of vignettes based on and taken from the photos and newspaper articles featured in the 1973 book WDT.  The fact that the book is … Continue reading

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