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  • Toad Road 2013

    ★★½ Watched 06 Sep, 2014

    James and his friends spend their days looking for any possible means of intoxication in ever more inventive locations. Mushrooms are dropped in a cave system, beers are shotgunned on a roof, Vicks is blown into eyeballs in a seedy bedroom, and then once everyone is suitably wasted, James will start pulling their pants down and lighting their pubic hair on fire. Yes, prepare to see a few flaccid penises and smoldering pubic hair.

    James is, however, beginning to consider…

  • Screamtime 1983

    ★★★ Watched 05 Sep, 2014

    Here's a quick question; has there ever been a perfect, successful horror anthology film? I mean, Creepshow is pretty close, and I have a soft spot for the old Amicus anthologies(Vault of Horror, Tales From The Crypt), but for the most part the best you can hope for is one or two good tales and a bunch of filler. And yet, I am inexplicably fond of anthology films in general, sitting through even the worst of them to find that…

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  • Not Quite Hollywood 2008

    ★★★½ Watched 18 Feb, 2013

    A highly entertaining look at the Australian exploitation cinema of the 70s and 80s, with equal time given to sexploitation, action flicks, and gory horror pics. The documentary does a great job of capturing the joyous sense of anarchy that comes from a group of young punks breaking the rules. Extra points for treating even the sleazy hucksters only in it for the cash as groundbreaking pioneers in their own right. A few points off for how it glosses over…

  • The Room 2003

    ½ Added

    This film is atrocious, and my ranking represents a clear-eyed, objective view of this film's merits. My personal, subjective rating would be around a 4. This movie is fascinating, and very entertaining. There is nothing in this film that accurately represents human emotion or behavior. Nothing in this film represents reality, and that is awesome.