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Dancing Stevie Richards
Posted: Thu Apr 05, 2018 2:08 am Reply with quote
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THE SPIRIT (1986) - Sam Jones (of FLASH GORDON fame) stars as the mysterious crime fighter in this made-for-TV movie based on the Will Eisner comic books.

When his best friend dies under mysterious circumstances, detective Denny Colt investigates a suspicious museum curator and ends up shot for his troubles. Believed dead, though his body was never found, Colt determines to use the situation to his advantage and continue his investigation with a mask protecting his identity.

The movie looks cheap and the main character is bland, but this is still pretty enjoyable. What's most interesting is that the film blends the aesthetics of the 1940s and the modern day 3 years before Tim Burton's BATMAN did it to great effect and kicked off a bit of a trend of it for a while (seen in films like DICK TRACY and THE ROCKETEER).

4 stars out of 5.
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Eddie the Head
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Evil Doctor - A by the numbers Lifetime thriller with Dina Meyer playing the title villain. She's gorgeous as usual and even has a lesbian scene in a bathtub before she kills the woman.

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Dancing Stevie Richards
Posted: Thu Apr 12, 2018 1:26 am Reply with quote
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BAD RONALD (1974) - Made for TV horror/psychological thriller. A teenage boy (the titular Ronald) accidentally kills a neighbor and his single mother decides to keep him hidden in an unknown room in the house, telling the cops he ran away from home. Ronald's mother dies before they could leave town together (after the heat dies down), and Ronald lives in the house unbeknownst to the new family that moves in. A creepy enough scenario even before Ronald develops a crush on one of the girls...

Low budget as hell, but reasonably well acted and has some good creepy moments. 3 stars out of 5.
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J-Fly
Posted: Sat Apr 14, 2018 10:24 pm Reply with quote
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Truth or Dare...this couldve been the next big franchise or at least spawn a few sequels. The deaths werent gruesome enough..the premise lacked a compelling monster..mythology..and not enough scares. The acting was good and an ambitious ending but...still forgettable

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Arc-Vile
Posted: Mon Apr 16, 2018 11:02 am Reply with quote
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J-Fly wrote:
Truth or Dare...this couldve been the next big franchise or at least spawn a few sequels. The deaths werent gruesome enough..the premise lacked a compelling monster..mythology..and not enough scares. The acting was good and an ambitious ending but...still forgettable


Rental for me.

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Arc-Vile
Posted: Mon Apr 16, 2018 11:02 am Reply with quote
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Atomic Blonde

Set in the late 1980s, an undercover MI6 agent is sent to Berlin during the Cold War to investigate the murder of a fellow agent and recover a missing list of double agents.

Apart from the great songs selection, this one is a total mess. It tries to be stylish but fails miserably. The action sequences are so poorly choreographed its almost laughable. And the less said about the endless plot twists, the better. Overrated!

Director: David Leitch
Running time: 115 minutes
Released: 2017

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Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World

Scott Pilgrim must defeat his new girlfriend's seven evil exes in order to win her heart.

An highly entertaining and fun adaptation of the Bryan Lee O'Malley's Oni Press comic book. It gets one more point for casting the gorgeous Mary Elizabeth Winstead.

Director: Edgar Wright
Running time: 112 minutes
Released: 2010

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Dancing Stevie Richards
Posted: Tue Apr 24, 2018 7:42 pm Reply with quote
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TERMINAL INVASION (2002) - A blizzard strands a group of travellers at a small airport where humanoid aliens threaten to kill them one-by-one. Echoes of John Carpenter's THE THING, but with a made-for-TV budget. Stars Bruce Campbell, directed by Sean Cunningham. 3 stars out of 5.
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Posted: Wed Apr 25, 2018 7:42 am Reply with quote
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Dancing Stevie Richards wrote:
TERMINAL INVASION (2002) - A blizzard strands a group of travellers at a small airport where humanoid aliens threaten to kill them one-by-one. Echoes of John Carpenter's THE THING, but with a made-for-TV budget. Stars Bruce Campbell, directed by Sean Cunningham. 3 stars out of 5.


irected by Sean Cunningham= !!!

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