Entries in Category ‘Sci-Fi’

Director(s): Albert Pyun (Mean Guns, Nemesis, Omega Doom) Writer(s): Albert Pyun & Christopher Borkgren (both of Spitfire) Starring: Keith Cooke, Gary Daniels, Thom Matthews     Of all the interviews that I absolutely must conduct before I die, Albert Pyun is probably at the top of my list. Unlike Fred Olen Ray and Jim Wynorski, […]

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Director(s): Michael Oblowitz (Out For A Kill, The Foreigner) Writer(s): Monty Featherstone & Howard Zemski Starring: William Forsythe, Jeffrey Combs Michael Oblowitz was responsible for Out For a Kill and The Foreigner, both of which are regarded as the Steven Seagal’s two worst movies. As I write this, Out For a Kil teeters on IMDb’s […]

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Game Over Release Date: 2003 Genre: Sci-Fi Director: Jason Bourque and other idiots Writer: Keith Shaw (upcoming Sea Ghost and Deep Evil) Starring: Yasmine Bleeth, Walter Koenig, Michael Buffer, Mike Ditka Let me first say that at the time of this review, I made an attempt to get in contact with the director and/or producer […]

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Frankenstein Reborn Release Date: 28 August 2005 (USA) Genre: Horror | Sci-Fi | Thriller Director(s): Leigh Scott (Art House, The Beast of Bray Road) Writer(s): Leigh Scott (Art House, The Beast of Bray Road) Starring: Rhett Giles,Thomas Downey, Joel Hebner I’m loving The Asylum’s current creative plan for their in-house productions. Much of their films […]

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Frankenstein Release Date: 2004 Genre: Horror | Mystery | Sci-Fi Director(s): Marcus Nispel (Texas Chainsaw Massacre remake) Writer(s): John Shiban Starring: Parker Posey, Vincent Perez, Adam Goldberg, Michael Madsen On the commentary track for Frankenstein, director Marcus Nispel speaks about how nabbing Parker Posey for the lead role in this extended pilot episode for a […]

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Evil Alien Conquerors Release Date: 3 December 2003 (Norway) Genre: Comedy | Sci-Fi Director(s): Chris Matheson Writer(s): Chris Matheson (Bill & Ted movies) Starring: Michael Weston, Diedrich Bader, Tyler Labine, Chris Parnell, Beth Grant, Tori Spelling “Absolutely hilarious” is a video blurb made specially for Evil Alien Conquerors. “Extremely weird” also fits the bill, as […]

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Escape Velocity Release Date: 14 October 2002 (UK) Genre: Sci-Fi | Thriller Director(s): Lloyd A. Simandl (Bound Cargo, Slaves of the Realm) Writer(s): Paul A. Birkett (Mindstorm, The Operative) Starring: Wendy Crewson, Patrick Bergin Directed by Lloyd A. Simandl. If that’s enough to make you turn away from Escape Velocity right now, then, well, you […]

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Dinocroc Release Date: 20 April 2004 (USA) Genre: Horror | Sci-Fi | Thriller Director(s): Kevin O’Neill Writer(s): Dan Acre, John Huckert (both of Shakedown), & Frances Doel Starring: Costas Mandylor, Joana Pacula, Jake Thomas When Roger Corman announced his semi-retirement two years ago, he closed down the distribution part of New Concorde Horizons with a […]

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Descent Release Date: 2005 Genre: Sci-Fi Director(s): Terry Cunningham (Con Express, Code Hunter) Writer(s): Michael Konyves (upcoming Solar Strike and Caved In) Starring: Luke Perry, Michael Dorn,Natalie Brown Ugh. Descent is nothing more than direct-to-video trash that rips off the plot from The Core, which was itself a piece of Hollywood trash. Luke Perry – […]

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Demon Sex Release Date: 2005 (USA) Genre: Sci-Fi Director(s): Greg Lewolt Writer(s): Greg Lewolt Starring: Brinke Stevens, Vesper Almasy, Tuesday Coren Diggin’ For Dollars, Ax ‘Em, and 666: Demon Child, meet your newest pal in the prestigious .5 Club. Demon Sex, distributed through EI Independent Cinema’s Video Outlaw subsidiary, is quite the possibly the most […]

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