2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge Day 8: Roller Blade (1985)

DAY 8. AFTER THE DISASTER: Will we rebuild, adapt or move on? If there's one thing this site has been about as of late, it's been post-apocalyptic films. Just take a look at this Letterboxd list that keeps track of all of them -- if a movie has been made about the end of the… Continue reading 2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge Day 8: Roller Blade (1985)

Survival 1990 (1985)

About the Author: You can read the music and film criticisms of R.D Francis on Medium and learn more about his work on Facebook. Remember B&S Movies’ past geographical warnings about staying the hell out of South Africa and keeping your ass in the Philippines, Italy, and Australia for your post-apocalyptic fixes? Well, add Canada… Continue reading Survival 1990 (1985)

Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985)

When it came time to do a sequel to First Blood, there was a thought that Rambo needed a partner. Producers wanted John Travolta, but Stallone vetoed the idea. Lee Marvin (who almost played  Colonel Trautman in the first film) was offered the role of Marshall Murdock, but declined. In fact, that sidekick character is in… Continue reading Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985)

Another Take on Night Train to Terror (1985)

“Daddy’s in the dining room, Sortin’ through the news. Mama’s at the shopping mall, Buyin’ new shoes. Everybody’s got something to do, Everybody but you.   Come on and dance with me, dance with me Everybody’s got something to do, Everybody but you.   Sister’s on the telephone, Gossipin’ again. Junior’s at the arcade, Smokin’… Continue reading Another Take on Night Train to Terror (1985)