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House of the Long Shadows (1983)

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

Here’s my review of the new and long-awaited DVD release of House of the Long Shadows, over (once again) at Cinema Retro.

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Another fun, obscure film has been put out by Odeon Entertainment. Click the picture for my review over at Cinema Retro.

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The Uninvited (1944)

Monday, December 3rd, 2012

Here’s my review for The Uninvited, one of those ghost stories that you’ve heard of for years but never seen. Until now! Click on the pic above for the article over at Cinema Retro.

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Baba Yaga (1973)

Friday, November 23rd, 2012

Here’s my review of┬áthe odd and groovy Italian film Baba Yaga, starring Baby Doll herself, Carrol Baker. Click the picture to go over to Cinema Retro!

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DVD Review: The Raid (2012)

Monday, October 8th, 2012

Best action film of the year? Absolutely. Click the blu ray to read my review over at Cinema Retro.

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The Black Panther (1977)

Friday, September 28th, 2012

I’ve always felt a personal connection to this story, as I was given a newspaper from the day before I was born when I was around ten years old. It was all about Dennis Neilson, and as I grew up in Wolverhampton, I was close to where it all happened. My dad went to the […]

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Twins of Evil (1971) - The B Movie Cast

Saturday, August 11th, 2012

Last weekend I made another appearance on the B Movie Cast, discussing the Hammer classic Twins of Evil. Click here or on the picture, or find it on iTunes.

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Lifeboat (1944) blu ray review!

Monday, June 11th, 2012

This fabulous Hitchcock movie makes its blu ray debut from the Masters of Cinema. It’s an excellent release, as you can discover by clicking on the image above for my review.

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Dark Star on blu ray (1974)

Saturday, June 9th, 2012

Dark Star has finally been restored and released on blu ray with a brand new documentary. Is it worth all the fuss? Check out my review here.

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I was invited to be a guest on The B Movie Cast, a popular weekly film podcast hosted from South Carolina by Vince Rotolo. We talked about Norman J. Warren’s first movie, Her Private Hell. I’ve made a couple of appearances on the show in the last twelve months, and it’s always fun. Click on […]

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