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“Now I know what a tv dinner feels like”- Fathers & Sons, Living Free and Dying Hard

Action films, there really are nothing that can beat it for pure unadulterated mindless entertainment, particularly in the form of guilty filmic pleasures. But when you think of the classics of the genre there is always the faint whiff of synthesiser music ringing within your (or most cinephiles) subconscious….Ahhh the 80’s . Then there are … Continue reading

King Of the Wasteland….King Castellari!!

Now there are post apocalyptic wasteland films and then there is the Italian post apocalyptic wasteland film, more specifically the films of Enzo G. Castellari in his Post Apocalyptic Trilogy. All the films contain a true 80’s underground film feel and although all rift some of the best elements of similar films (Road Warrior and … Continue reading

“Well ain’t that just a drill to the head!”

There are not many films which contain both the dream like state of a lucid dream and at the same time its quick descent into fevered nightmare. But then again nothing comes across as pure vomit inducing terror more then Lucio Fulci’s Gates of Hell trilogy (which arrow video have lovingly given a 30th anniversary … Continue reading

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