CHILLING CLASSICS MONTH: Oasis of the Zombies (1981)

Today's movie comes to us from Roger Braden, whose Facebook group Valley Nightmares is all about the history of the films that played at the drive-ins and theaters in his home state of Kentucky. He also writes from Drive-In Asylum and likes The Car as much as I do! Thanks for helping out, Roger! During World War II… Continue reading CHILLING CLASSICS MONTH: Oasis of the Zombies (1981)

2018 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge Day 30: Absurd (1981)

Day 30 of the Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge is Slash Your Face. A solo maniac is out to get ya. You can run but you can't hide! I've been wanting to watch Absurd, the truly bonkers movie from the scumbag team supreme of Joe D'Amoto and George Eastman. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hDd_zD5V448 Originally called Rosso Sangue (Red Blood), this movie… Continue reading 2018 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge Day 30: Absurd (1981)

2018 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge Day 25: Nightmare (1981)

Today's Scarecrow Psychotronic challenge is 25. INSTITUTIONALIZED. An antagonist from the funny farm. I've answered with Nightmare, which probably best known for being a video nasty, one of the 72 films that violated the British Obscene Publications Act of 1959. In fact, its distributor was sentenced to 18 months in prison for refusing to edit the film.… Continue reading 2018 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge Day 25: Nightmare (1981)

Frankenstein Island (1981)

Jerry Warren made plenty of movies, like The Incredible Petrified World, The Wild World of Batwoman and Face of the Screaming Werewolf. This was the last one he'd make before his death. https://www.dailymotion.com/video/x5h2qig Four balloonists and their dog Melvin crash onto a remote island. Yes, I just wrote that sentence. They're captured by pirates who takes them to… Continue reading Frankenstein Island (1981)

MORE FUCKED UP FUTURES: Firebird 2015 AD (1981)

In 2015 -- remember when -- the US government outlawed gasoline, only allowing the elite, the military and law enforcement to use it. No one is allowed to own or use a car and those who go against the law are called Burners, who are policed by the DVC (the Department of Vehicle Control). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XQq1_puGp8Y… Continue reading MORE FUCKED UP FUTURES: Firebird 2015 AD (1981)