I decided to watch this pick up in a cardboard sleeve case from a Goodwill due to my recent fawning over Rutger Hauer in The Hitcher. Lot of weird over dub on dialog and Rutger seems hung over and or uncomfortable. The story has promise but not mystery as they just kind of put it all out. It becomes a half ass rescue mission (twice) and lot of henchman get slaughtered but all is ultimately forgiven. I got to the…
I seem to watch this every year and show it to somebody who has not seen it. The new scan looks amazing and the film still has legs after all these viewings. I always seem to get lost in the film and think about the smells as well as the visual horror and what it would be like to truly be in this hell, truly a masterpiece.