WATCH THE SERIES: A Nightmare on Elm Street part two

In our last post, we got into the origin of the Nightmare on Elm Street films. Now, sadly, we start to discover why -- and when -- the series started to go downhill. A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child - 1989 What can you say about a movie where the director, Stephen Hopkins (Predator… Continue reading WATCH THE SERIES: A Nightmare on Elm Street part two

Wizards of the Demon Sword (1991)

My search for new movies leads me many places. Sometimes, you see the names Russ Tamblyn (Satan's Sadists) and Lyle Waggoner (Love Me Deadly) and you say, let's take a chance. And then you regret it in the way one regrets saying, "OK, just nine more slices of pizza." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YHz9k8sE50w Lord Khoura (Waggoner) and Ulric… Continue reading Wizards of the Demon Sword (1991)

BIKER WEEK: Stone Cold (1991)

In the 80's, Brian Bosworth was a big deal. A two time All-American with the Barry Switzer coached Oklahoma Sooners, he wrote his autobiography during his first season with the Seattle Seahawks. Bosworth was a pro wrestler in real life, talking shit on the NCAA, publically claiming he would contain Bo Jackson (he didn't) and… Continue reading BIKER WEEK: Stone Cold (1991)

STEPHEN KING WEEK: Sometimes They Come Back (1991)

Originally airing on May 7, 1991 on CBS, this TV movie adaption of King's short story was originally going to be part of Cat's Eye. The story was originally published in Cavalier Magazine and is part of the short story collection Night Shift. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Am6AurDEeA Jim Norman (Tim Matheson, Buried Alive) has moved back home to become a teacher, years… Continue reading STEPHEN KING WEEK: Sometimes They Come Back (1991)

FULCI WEEK: Voices from Beyond (1991)

This is Fulci's next to last movie, dedicated "to my few real friends, in particular to Clive Barker and Claudio Carabba." At this point, Fulci was shooting TV movies and direct to video stuff, often lending his name to lesser directors. Giorgio Mainardi lies dying, surrounded by his uncaring family, wondering why. He has an internal… Continue reading FULCI WEEK: Voices from Beyond (1991)