Entries in Category ‘Reviews’

Director(s): Ed Quiroz & Jose Quiroz (both of Hood of the Living Dead) Writer(s): Ed Quiroz & Jose Quiroz (both of Dope Game) Starring: Todd Bridges, Jose Rosete Three friends search for weed while having to deal with a pair of twins, one a security guard and one a cop, who are running a narcotics-arrest […]

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Director(s): Rick Bota (Hellraiser: Hellseeker, Hellraiser: Hellworld) Writer(s): Neal Marshall Stevens (Thir13en Ghosts) & Tim Day Starring: Kari Wuhrer, Doug Bradley I get the feeling that if Dimension has its way, the Hellraiser series will surpass Witchcraft for the largest numbers of sequels produced. Now on its seventh installment, with an eighth due out in […]

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Director(s): Dave Diamond Writer(s): Dave Diamond Heebie Jeebies was an aggravating experience to say the least. Since I’m currently in the process of raising up money to produce a five-digit budgeted horror flick, I’ve been looking out for distributed films made on similar budgets in order to better understand what negative and positive elements I […]

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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:  Marty Pristone & Dale Trevillion (Play Time) Writer:  Emilio Ferrari Starring:  Angie Everhart, James Wilder Since her (long past) days of life as a teenager, Angie Everhart has had a steady career in modeling. Somewhere along the way, though, she came to the conclusion that she had the necessary assets to become an […]

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Director(s): Barbara Kopple (Wild Man Blues) Writer(s): Jessica Kaplan & Stephen Gaghan (Traffic, Abandon) Starring: Anne Hathaway, Bijou Phillips The original writer of Havoc, Jessica Kaplan, had her script purchased before her 18th birthday. The script languished in development hell for a couple years, with Traffic scribe Stephen Gaghan eventually finalizing the shooting script. Sadly, […]

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Director(s): Giovanni Veronesi (Men Men Men) Writer(s): Leonardo Pieraccioni & Giovanni Veronesi (Men Men Men) Starring: Harvey Keitel, David Bowie Westerns are hard to get done on a low budget these days, and as a result, only a couple come out each year. Gunslinger’s Revenge is one of 2005’s few westerns, with the others being […]

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Director: Richard Howard Writer: Mark Shepherd & Robert Moreland (Space Marines) Starring: Kiefer Sutherland, Bruce McGill, Kristy Swanson, Robert Sean Leonard, Margaret Cho, Henry Winkler If there’s one vital aspect of a “problems on a plane” film, it’s the air-traffic controller. He’s the guy who the pilots coordinate their moves with, receives the initial message […]

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Director(s): Jason Ensler Writer(s): William Tepper Starring: Ray Romano, Kevin James, Burt Reynolds, Kim Coates, Michael Rapport There are going to be some critics that say Grilled isn’t a good movie. They’re going to say that it’s too short, isn’t funny, is too wacky for its own good, and that its premise is a one-note […]

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Director(s): Mark Griffiths (Tactical Assault, Cheyenne Warrior) Writer(s): Eric Goodman & Kelly Senecal Staring:Christopher Jacot, Joanne Kelly and Shawn Roberts | See full cast and crew Unlike most of my fellow online critics, I don’t mind the occasional gross out teen comedy. The natural response for most critics is to just slam them regardless of […]

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