Get ready for sixty pages of black, white and random color blasts of newspaper ads and articles about your favorite shark movies! All four Jaws movies get covered -- I wrote about Jaws 4! Plus, the original novel, Great White, The Jaws of Death, Cyclone, Deep Blood, Monster Shark and Tintorera! Plus a special Guest List feature this issue from Drive-In Super Monster-Rama organizers… Continue reading Drive-In Asylum Summer Special is out now!
Since getting inspired by Joe Bob Briggs' How Rednecks Saved Hollywood live show, I've been trying to cover as many of the movies that he showed -- as well as others that fit the genre -- on the site. We'll be continuing with at least another week of Southern fried drive-in films, but I wanted to… Continue reading So we got inspired by How Rednecks Saved Hollywood…
I'm beyond excited that this issue is on the way! Get ready for page after page of chum and gore-soaked waters, as the crew of Drive-In Asylum tackles everything from Jaws through Jaws the Revenge and everything else in their wake, including 100% brand new articles from me on those two movies, Cruel Jaws, Monster Shark and Deep Blood! I've rewatched… Continue reading Drive-In Asylum Summer Shark Special next month!
Order now at the Etsy store! All orders ship July 15th! Drive-In Asylum #16 features an interview with the star of Larry Buchanan's The Naked Witch and widow of S.F. Brownrigg, Libby Hall! I got to contribute a cool painting to this article. For my article this issue, I'm covering the batshit crazy French female zombie… Continue reading Pre-order the new issue of Drive-In Asylum!
I'm here to tell you that in my small hometown that the Ellport Roller Rink was the biggest deal when I was seven years old in 1979. Most Friday nights and plenty of birthday parties were spent there, rolling around the track that seemed huge as a child but was probably impossibly small were I… Continue reading Roller Boogie (1979)
"We prefer the lighter approach to our brand of entertainment. We like people feeling good at the end of the film." Andy Sidaris was born in Chicago but grew up in Shreveport, Louisiana. This city would become the home for many of his later films. Before he'd go into film, however, Sidaris was an Emmy… Continue reading An introduction to the films of Andy Sidaris
We've sadly reached the end of another drive-in weekend. That feeling of pulling away from the Riverside Drive-In is the most palpable sadness that I know, realizing that it'll be five months plus until I'm back, eating great food, looking through videos, loading my trunk full of beer and staying up way too late. The… Continue reading April Ghouls Drive-In Monster-Rama catchup!
Now available for pre-order! Issue #15 features interviews with Lori Cardille, Terry Alexander and John Harrison from Day of the Dead! I wrote about Zombie Death House, the only movie John Saxon ever directed and contributed a few paintings, too! Orders begin shipping 4/30. On Etsy: https://www.etsy.com/listing/687348346/drive-in-asylum-issue-15-may-2019-day-of On eBay: https://www.ebay.com/itm/303134849085
Paul Andolina is back to share another movie with us. He's always a welcome guest on our site. If you like his stuff, check out his site Wrestling with Film. I've written about my love for Russian cinema for the site before but it wasn't always easy to get access to Russian movies. I'd have to… Continue reading Black Lightning (2009)