You have not been getting enough pasta in your cinematic diet! To remedy that, track down Bandidos, a spaghetti western that has real spice in the sauce.Keith Bailey is the proprietor of The Unknown Movies Page.
This was actually supposed to be my second entry in the last Roundtable, but when I lose a DVD somewhere in the house, it stays lost…
In which John Carradine is sent to Mapleton, Massachusetts, to clean up the mess made by Turhan Bey, and ends up fouling the nest even more thoroughly.
Meanwhile, Kharis decides that he’s had enough of High Priests interfering in his love-life…
Liz Kingsley is the insane genius behind And You Call Yourself a Scientist!
Yahrzeit? OK, OK, so Jess Franco wasn’t Jewish. That’s OK: neither am I. Still, this is the one-year anniversary of his death, so in his honor I’m posting reviews from two of the last — how shall I put it? — unambiguously good years of his film-making life.
Miss Muerte/The Diabolical Dr. Z — often called Franco’s best film.
Cartes sur table/Attack of the Robots — Franco’s first movie with Eddie Constantine.
Residencia para Espías/Golden Horn — Franco’s last movie with Eddie Constantine, who really looks better in black & white.
In honour of our resurrected blog, a resurrected review of a film about a resurrection:
When Andy Brooks gets home from Vietnam, his family and friends can’t help but notice that he is somehow “different”.
They don’t know the half of it…
.Liz Kingsley is the insane genius behind And You Call Yourself a Scientist!