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  • The Devil's Wedding Night

    The Devil's Wedding Night 1973

    ★★★ Watched 26 May, 2016

    I'm not really a fan of Mark Damon, so it's unfortunate that there's two of him in this movie (he plays twins). Neither of them is particularly interesting, but hey, Rosalba Neri is fabulous and gorgeous, as always. The main reason to watch this are the scenes where she is either nude and covered in blood and writhing around in her foggy crypt, or clothed and floating around like a badass. So basically all of her scenes.

  • Abby

    Abby 1974

    ★★★ Rewatched 25 May, 2016

    I've never understood why, of all the rip-offs of The Exorcist, this was the one that lost the lawsuit and was pulled from release. There are others, particularly the Italian ones, that are much closer to the source. But Abby FEELS like a different film from The Exorcist, despite the obvious story similarities. First of all, Abby doesn't just sit in a bed a la Linda Blair. Oh, no, Abby will chase you down, by foot or by car, and…

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  • Sleepaway Camp

    Sleepaway Camp 1983

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 25 May, 2014 4

    Sleepaway Camp will always hold a special place in my heart, because of my memory of renting the VHS from the video store years ago. I was young and didn't have access to the Net back then, so I knew absolutely nothing about this movie when I picked the box up off the shelf. The lack of photos from the movie on the back cover didn't help either, but the phony letter from a frightened camper printed on the back…

  • Leatherface: Texas Chainsaw Massacre III

    Leatherface: Texas Chainsaw Massacre III 1990

    ★★★ Rewatched 24 May, 2016

    I've seen this a few times over the years but I can never recall anything about it other than Ken Foree being a badass, but that's because Ken Foree is ALWAYS a badass. Anyway, this last time watching Leatherface hit my 90s nostalgia sweet spot, and it's a bit better than I remembered. The acting's pretty good for the most part; Kate Hodge is an adequate final girl and the pre-fame Viggo Mortensen shows that he has always been a reliable actor. And did I mention Ken Foree is a badass?