Terror at London Bridge (1985)

Originally airing on November 22, 1985 on NBC, this made for TV movie was written by William F. Nolan, who wrote the novel Logan's Run, as well as the scripts for The Norliss Tapes, Burnt Offerings and Trilogy of Terror. It was directed by E. W. Swackhamer, whose credits include episodic television across all genres. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rb7h0DZauMI Also known as Bridge Across… Continue reading Terror at London Bridge (1985)

Barbarian Queen (1985)

After co-starring in the first Deathstalker film, Lana Clarkson would return to star in this Roger Corman produced schlockfest. Sadly, despite comedic turns in films like Fast Times at Ridgemont High (she's Vincent Schiavelli's wife in a quick scene) and Amazon Women on the Moon (I really need to get to that movie soon), as well as other action films Vice… Continue reading Barbarian Queen (1985)

LOST TV WEEK: The Covenant (1985)

In the mid-1980's, prime time soaps like Dynasty and Dallas were still big news. I can see the meetings on this potential series in my mind: what if we took some Dark Shadows, a little bit of Satanic panic and then mixed them all in with the greed of the Me Decade? The potential for a series was here,… Continue reading LOST TV WEEK: The Covenant (1985)

2018 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge Day 31: Return of the Living Dead (1985)

Day 31 of the Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge is 31. In the Graveyard. The graveyard seems a fitting place to end a journey. But for some it might just be the beginning...ZOMBIES!!! How did it take so long for this, one of my favorite movies of all time, to make it to the site? This is… Continue reading 2018 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge Day 31: Return of the Living Dead (1985)