2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge Day 25: Candyman (1992)

DAY 25. VANISHING CITIES: One with gentrification or real estate development as the setting. I was just discussing slasher movies and their lack of blackness with one of my friends last week and we struggled to come up with many movies where there was a black killer. Sure, there's Snoop Dogg's turn in Bones, which is… Continue reading 2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge Day 25: Candyman (1992)

2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge Day 12 Option 6: Psycho Cop Returns (1992)

DAY 12. THE FRACAS AND THE FUZZ: Something revolving around cops and criminals. After a day of cop related slashers, it's kind of nice to know that I'm finally winding down with the final film -- 1992's Adam Rifkin-directed Psycho Cop Returns. Yes, the same Adam Rifkin that wrote and directed The Dark Backward, as well as… Continue reading 2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge Day 12 Option 6: Psycho Cop Returns (1992)

Reservoir Dogs (1992)

About the Author: You can read the music and film reviews of R.D Francis on Medium and learn more about his work on Facebook. He also writes for B&S Movies. While a formally educated and cinematically well-rounded film critic viewing Tarantino’s oeuvre will level accusations of plagiarism, schleps like me, who attended the Community College… Continue reading Reservoir Dogs (1992)

Universal Soldier (1992)

Let's give Roland Emmerich a break. For every single horrible movie he created like Godzilla and The Day After Tommorrow, I look back at this movie and say, "I have to forgive him. After all, he made Universal Soldier." It was written by Richard Rothstein (who created the HBO show The Hitchhiker, Christopher Leitch and Dean Devlin, Roland's… Continue reading Universal Soldier (1992)

Bad Channels (1992)

Ted Nicolaou directed Subspecies, TerrorVision and The Dungeonmaster in addition to this film, where two aliens named Cosmo and Lump take over Superstation 66, a small radio station in Pahoota, California. Meanwhile, DJ Dan O'Dare and Flip Humble have a scam going on that involves a car and polka records. If you haven't figured out by now that Bad Channels… Continue reading Bad Channels (1992)

Evil Toons (1992)

Fred Olen Ray has done a ton in his career. He was a still photographer on Shock Waves. He was a pro wrestler named Fabulous Freddie Valentine. He directed stuff like Hollywood Chainsaw Hookers, Armed Response and several movies with Eddie Deezen. And then he made this, a haunted house movie that combines animation, David Carradine and adult movie stars. Somehow,… Continue reading Evil Toons (1992)

Happy Hell Night (1992)

Oh Canada. We've celebrated your movies for an entire week and you continue to deliver pure blasts of polite insanity to our streaming devices and DVD players! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vEkBGfAV9G0 Halloween night 1966. A priest named Zachary Malius kills seven frat boys from Winfield College for breaking into his family's crypt and recreating an occult ritual. He's placed… Continue reading Happy Hell Night (1992)

The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (1992)

I don't get to pick movies that we watch. If I did, we would just watch The Car or 1990: The Bronx Warriors every night. Rebecca picks the movies. Tonight, she picked this. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wjtfG8r14Uk Claire Bartel (Annabella Sciorra, Cadillac Man) goes to get a routine check-up for her second pregnancy, which ends with her molested by her… Continue reading The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (1992)