Zone Troopers (1985)

Happy Independence Day, everyone. Today, we're going to talk about a movie that concerns World War 2 and a secret part of that war that nobody talks about: aliens. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C-GFYi-O07s In Italy, an American military patrol discovers a crashed spaceship and its alien crew. It also finds itself up against a Nazi flank packed with… Continue reading Zone Troopers (1985)

LEAGUE OF FORGOTTEN HEROES: Tex and the Lords of the Deep (1985)

"They say he came from the north, like the ice wins that sweep the prairies during the great winter. Tex Willer. From the furthest reaches of the Silver Mountains to the birth of the Blue River of the long canoes, his name was spoken with respect. Death rode at his side, ready to strike anyone.… Continue reading LEAGUE OF FORGOTTEN HEROES: Tex and the Lords of the Deep (1985)

LEAGUE OF FORGOTTEN HEROES: Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins (1985)

It's the same story we told about The Shadow. After Burton's Batman, Hollywood wanted tentpole movies that could make sequel after sequel. So why not turn to men's paperbacks, like The Destroyer, a series of 152 books written by the team of Warren Murphy and Richard Sapir (as well as some ghostwriters) that have 30 million books in… Continue reading LEAGUE OF FORGOTTEN HEROES: Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins (1985)

WATCH THE SERIES: Friday the 13th part 2

By 1984, Jason wasn't going anywhere, even if every single sequel promised his final kill or the final chapter or the end of the series. As they say in pro wrestling, red means green. And Jason was bringing in plenty of both. (PS - We have an article on Jason in wrestling right here!) Friday… Continue reading WATCH THE SERIES: Friday the 13th part 2

LARRY COHEN WEEK: The Stuff (1985)

I fear sounding like a broken record, but Larry Cohen's films contain themes that stay timeless, regardless of when they were released. Take The Stuff for example -- consumerism, corporate greed, celebrity culture, junk food -- none of the theme in this film have gone away. If anything, they've only increased in importance. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_sZUj9_UMWw The Stuff… Continue reading LARRY COHEN WEEK: The Stuff (1985)