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Your Flesh, Your Curse (2017, Denmark) Review

Your Flesh, Your Curse (2017, Denmark) Review

Kasper Juhl’s Your Flesh, Your Curse fits neatly into the extreme category – but on the level of something approaching or trying to attain a more respectable degree of cinema, and one that doesn’t necessarily use the term extreme and underground as an excuse to display as much depravity and degradation normally associated with this area of film. The story follows the troubled character of Juliet, a young woman who loves to spend most of her time with her friends getting drunk and high – which seems to have been founded on a troubled and sexually abused past.

“Embrace the suffering.”

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The Dead of Night Film Festival 2021 Review

The Dead of Night Film Festival 2021 Review

After last year’s ‘Virtual Edition’ of The Dead of Night Film Festival, we finally got a traditional DoNFF in 2021, returning with a weird and wonderful selection of horror films.

“6 horrific feature films, 18 terrifying short movies, 2 insightful Q&As.”

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Strip Club Massacre (2017, USA) Review

Strip Club Massacre (2017, USA) Review

If you’ve ever wanted to break into indie filmmaking, read on because you’ll find what I’m about to say uplifting. Strip Club Massacre, co-written and directed by Bob Clark, proves that anyone, regardless of skill, equipment, money, or talent, can make an independent film and find a distributor for it. So grab a camera, get on out there, and start filming: the light is green.

The best thing about Strip Club Massacre is the title, because it perfectly sets up exploitative expectations. Where things sort of fell apart was in all aspects of the execution…

“She has a killer body.”

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Mondo Celebrates Exploitation Cinema in WARPED & FADED: Weird Wednesday and the Birth of the American Genre Film Archive

Mondo Celebrates Exploitation Cinema in WARPED & FADED: Weird Wednesday and the Birth of the American Genre Film Archive

Mondo is excited to announce the book release of Warped & Faded: Weird Wednesday and the Birth of the American Genre Film Archive, a definitive guide to exploitation cinema, from author Lars Nilsen, and editor Kier-La Janisse, along with several genre enthusiast contributors.

“Texas became ground zero for a revolution in film exhibition.”

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THE VIOLENT PROFESSIONALS & THE NUN AND THE DEVIL Available Now on Limited Edition Blu-ray from 88 Films

THE VIOLENT PROFESSIONALS & THE NUN AND THE DEVIL Available Now on Limited Edition Blu-ray from 88 Films

Blistering Italian crime classic The Violent Professionals blazes onto Blu-ray from 88 Films with every car chase and gunshot more mind-blowing than ever.

The Nun and the Devil is a headily erotic tale of seduction and persecution detailing the sinful practices which spill out of a 16th century convent.

“One man against the syndicate. Within the law or without!”

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5 Essential Italian Cannibal Movies

5 Essential Italian Cannibal Movies

If you are looking for a subgenre of horror that emphasized graphic violence and shock value above all else, look no further than the Italian cannibal movies of the 1970s and 1980s.

“Better to rest in peace in the warm body of a friend than in the cold ground.”

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ANTRUM Returns to VHS in Exclusive Film-Only Cut! Available Now from Broke Horror Fan & Witter Entertainment

ANTRUM Returns to VHS in Exclusive Film-Only Cut! Available Now from Broke Horror Fan & Witter Entertainment

Antrum returns to VHS! This exclusive film-only edition (without the documentary framing story) is the rarest version of the once lost and supposedly cursed film. Watch at your own risk, tape fiends!

“The deadliest film ever made has been found.”

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An Interview with Co-Director Mark Williams, VHS Forever? Psychotronic People

An Interview with Co-Director Mark Williams, VHS Forever? Psychotronic People

A culturally significant part of the 70s and 80s was the rise of the independent VHS store. The story of the owners, clients, movie stars and producers that shaped the VHS era is captured perfectly by director and writer Mark Williams.

“We actually cover a lot of ground in just over 90 minutes which is quite a feat to achieve!”

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Troma Entertainment Returns to the World Famous Mahoning Drive-In Theater for the 21st Annual TromaDance! (USA / 11-12 June)

Troma Entertainment Returns to the World Famous MAHONING DRIVE-IN for the 21st Annual TROMADANCE! (USA / 11-12 June)

Back by popular demand! Troma Entertainment returns to the world famous Mahoning Drive-In Theater in Leighton, PA on 11-12th June for the 21st annual TromaDance!

“Let’s watch some art!”

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THE LAST DRIVE-IN WITH JOE BOB BRIGGS & SHAUN OF THE DEAD Merchandise Available from Fright-Rags

THE LAST DRIVE-IN WITH JOE BOB BRIGGS & SHAUN OF THE DEAD Merchandise Available from Fright-Rags

Not only is influential horror host Joe Bob Briggs back with a new season of The Last Drive-In on Shudder, but he has also returned in action figure form from Fright-Rags. The horror apparel company also has other new merchandise from The Last Drive-In and Shaun of the Dead.

“My tribute to the greatest horror movies in history… Not really, I mean, some of ’em suck!”

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Murder House (Puppet Combo, 2020) PC Review

Murder House (Puppet Combo, 2020) PC Review

Easter 1985. Anthony Smith, more commonly known as The Easter Ripper, is executed after being convicted for the murder spree of several young children he had abducted from a shopping mall – under the guise of The Easter Bunny – and tortured at his “murder house”, leaving lives shattered and families ripped apart.

“Tonight, we’ll go inside his vacant home, where 11 innocent children spent their final moments in agonizing pain and terror.”

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Troma Entertainment Acquires James Glickenhaus’ North American Pictures Catalog Including THE EXTERMINATOR, MANIAC COP, FRANKENHOOKER & BASKET CASE 2 & 3

Troma Entertainment Acquires James Glickenhaus' North American Pictures Catalog Including THE EXTERMINATOR, MANIAC COP, FRANKENHOOKER & BASKET CASE 2 & 3

Troma Entertainment are proud to now be distributing James Glickenhaus’ North American Pictures catalog, including some of the most unique, iconic and entertaining, independent films of all time!

“I’m proud of the films I’ve made and distributed over the years.”

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