Jake Speed (1986)

When her sister is kidnapped by a gang of white slavers, Margaret (Karen Kopins, Troop Beverly Hills, Once Bitten) knows she needs a hero  to save the day. That becomes Jake Speed (Wayne Crawford, who wrote the script and also appeared in Barracuda and Valley Girl, another film he produced and fought the studio to keep Martha Coolidge… Continue reading Jake Speed (1986)

PURE TERROR MONTH: Hands of Steel (1986)

While we've watched Hands of Steel before, sometimes it's nice to go back to a film after you've experienced more in life. After watching Over the Top and Shocking Dark, a movie like this makes more sense. Of course, not a lot as it's an Italian ripoff film being made halfway between Arizona and Italy. It's also sadly… Continue reading PURE TERROR MONTH: Hands of Steel (1986)