Demons III: The Ogre (1989)

Following the success of the film Demons and Demons 2, Reiteitalia would announce a series entitled Brivido a Series Giallo, which would be five made-for-TV movies by Lamberto Bava. Of the announced five, only The Ogre, Graveyard Disturbance, Until Death and Dinner With a Vampire were made. The script, written by Dardano Sacchetti, is pretty much the original script for The House By… Continue reading Demons III: The Ogre (1989)

Beyond the Door III (1989)

Much like the second Beyond the Door -- which we'd rather call Shock -- this movie has nothing to do with the original Beyond the Door. It comes to us from Jeff Kwitny, who also directed Iced. But what makes this movie sing is that the writing comes from Sheila Goldberg, who wrote the screenplay for Body Count, as well… Continue reading Beyond the Door III (1989)

Silent Night, Deadly Night 3: Better Watch Out! (1989)

Monte Hellman started his career by directing Roger Corman's Beast from Haunted Cave before working with Jack Nicholson on the westerns The Shooting and Ride in the Whirlwind, as well as creating the films Two-Lane Blacktop and Cockfighter. He also shot second unit on RoboCop and executive produced Reservoir Dogs. The original script was thrown out and rewritten in one week, with… Continue reading Silent Night, Deadly Night 3: Better Watch Out! (1989)

ANOTHER TAKE ON: My Mom’s A Werewolf (1989)

You may have asked, "Did the director of Death Spa make anything else?" I'm here to answer that affirmatively, because today we're going back to the Mill Creek Pure Terror box set with My Mom's A Werewolf, an oddity that somehow unites some of my favorite disparate stars and plops them into a late 80's comedy. This… Continue reading ANOTHER TAKE ON: My Mom’s A Werewolf (1989)