2019 Psychotronic Scarecrow Challenge: Day 17: Option 2: In the Line of Duty: The F.B.I Murders (1988)

About the Author: You can read the music and film reviews of R.D Francis on Medium and learn more about his work on Facebook. He also writes reviews for B&S Movies. Day 17 Evil in Broad Daylight: Scary stories aren't just for the night time Tracy Keenan Wynn is the gold standard in screenwriting and teleplays.… Continue reading 2019 Psychotronic Scarecrow Challenge: Day 17: Option 2: In the Line of Duty: The F.B.I Murders (1988)

2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge Day 17: And Soon the Darkness (1970)

DAY 17. EVIL IN BROAD DAYLIGHT: Scary stories aren't just for the night time. A movie that's referred to as "a sun-drenched nightmare" on its poster, Robert Fuest's And Soon the Darkness is nearly forgotten today, which is a real shame. Fuest is probably better remembered for The Abominable Dr. Phibes and Dr. Phibes Rises Again than he… Continue reading 2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge Day 17: And Soon the Darkness (1970)

2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge: Day 16: Option 5 and Option 6: Goodbye, Franklin High (1978) and Hanging on a Star (1978)

About the Author: You can read the music and film reviews of R.D Francis on Medium and learn about his work on Facebook. He also writes for B&S Movies. Day 16 Rock ‘n’ Roll Miscreants: Give some screen time to the punks and/or metal heads The horror-centric webzine Bloody Disgusting recently posted a story about… Continue reading 2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge: Day 16: Option 5 and Option 6: Goodbye, Franklin High (1978) and Hanging on a Star (1978)

2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge: Day 16: Option 3 and Option 4: Thunder Alley (1985) and Second Time Lucky (1984)

About the Author: You can read the music and film reviews of R.D Francis on Medium and learn about his work on Facebook. He also writes for B&S Movies. Day 16 Rock ‘n’ Roll Miscreants: Give some screen time to the punks and/or metal heads Ask any male teenager haunting the racks of video stores… Continue reading 2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge: Day 16: Option 3 and Option 4: Thunder Alley (1985) and Second Time Lucky (1984)

2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge: Day 16: Option 2: duBeat-e-o (1984)

About the Author: You can read the music and film reviews of R.D Francis on Medium and B&S Movies, and learn more about his work on Facebook. Day 16 Rock ‘n’ Roll Miscreants: Give some screen time to the punks and/or metal heads Strap yourself in. Get ready for the rock ‘n’ roll adventures of… Continue reading 2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge: Day 16: Option 2: duBeat-e-o (1984)

2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge: Day 16: Stunt Rock (1978)

Day 16. Rock ‘n’ Roll Miscreants: Give some screen time to the punks and/or metal heads. "It's super human, super music, super magic and super amazing! You'll be compelled over the edge of sight and sound and under the spell of mind-boggling action and music! Pushed to the danger zone! It's a death wish at… Continue reading 2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge: Day 16: Stunt Rock (1978)

2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge Day 15 Option 2: Blue Sunshine (1978)

DAY 15. PICK YOUR POISON: One with some drugs in it. Turn on, tune in...and freak out! You know why I've never done acid? This movie right here. After all, it has an "inspired by true events" square up in the end credits. After a series of seemingly unconnected murders in Los Angeles, only one… Continue reading 2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge Day 15 Option 2: Blue Sunshine (1978)

2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge Day 15: Skidoo (1968)

DAY 15. PICK YOUR POISON: One with some drugs in it. Turn on, tune in...and freak out! Otto Preminger was the king of the issue movie. To wit: The Man With the Golden Arm (drug addiction), Advise & Consent (homosexuality), Anatomy of a Murder (rape), Hurry Sundown (racial and sexual taboos) and The Cardinal (which touches on everything from… Continue reading 2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge Day 15: Skidoo (1968)

2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge: Day 14: Option 2: The Neptune Factor (1973)

About the Author: You can read the music and film reviews of R.D Francis on Medium and B&S Movies, and learn more about his work on Facebook. Day 14 S.T.D Madness!: Science, Transformations & Dabbling: A cracked scientist’s creative palette This writer was a wee lad when 1973’s The Neptune Factor played at the neighborhood… Continue reading 2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge: Day 14: Option 2: The Neptune Factor (1973)

2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge Day 14: Blue Monkey (1987)

DAY 14. S.T.D. Madness: No, not syphilitic symptoms! Science, Transformation & Dabbing; a cracked scientist's creative palette. Producer Sandy Howard (A Man Called Horse, The Neptune Factor -- look for that one in oh, a few hours on our site, The Devil's Rain!, Meteor) had a three-picture deal with RCA-Columbia back in the glorious days of… Continue reading 2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge Day 14: Blue Monkey (1987)