Big Bad Mama (1974)

Steve Carver originally intended to be get invovled in the worlds of cartooning, commercial art and animation before becoming a cameraman for ABC's Wide World of Sports, shooting St. Louis Cardinals baseball games before he made thirty documentaries while teaching college at the same time. One of those documentaries got him into the American Film… Continue reading Big Bad Mama (1974)

Poor White Trash II aka Scum of the Earth (1974)

Originally known as Death is a Family Affair and perhaps better known as Poor White Trash Part II, this S.F. Brownrigg movie belongs squarely within the genre of hicksploitation or redneck films. After Don't Look In the Basement, where else can he go? Downward, it seems, as this movie is awash in, well, scum while still… Continue reading Poor White Trash II aka Scum of the Earth (1974)

Lady Snowblood 2: Love Song of Vengeance (1974)

When we'd last seen Meiko Kaji's Lady Snowblood, she was passed out face down in the snow at the end of a climactic battle. Any worries or reports of her demise have been greatly exaggerated, as this film starts off with her already in the midst of a battle, as she walks toward the camera… Continue reading Lady Snowblood 2: Love Song of Vengeance (1974)