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  • Blood on Méliès' Moon

    Blood on Méliès' Moon

    I've been a fan of Luigi Cozzi since I found an x-rental of Contamination at a second hand store as a young man. Cozzi is a truly unique Italian director, in many ways going his own ways - taking the most commercial idea and transforming it into something incredibly corny - just look at Starcrash and his Hercules flicks, all of them wonderful entertainment and very deliberately made to invoke a certain retro-feeling, mostly referencing Ray Harryhausen, Mario Bava, Georges…

  • Savage Dog

    Savage Dog

    ★★½

    Adkins seriously needs to change agent. Savage Dog looks good and is very gory, but totally - as usual with his last movies - it completely lacks punch in the action and sports flat, uninspired drama. I give up now, Adkins. I give up.

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  • Nightmare City

    Nightmare City

    ★★★★★

    Probably the best film ever made.

  • Nightmare City

    Nightmare City

    ★★★★★

    I wrote this when Nightmare City first arrived on DVD years ago. It's brilliant and very touching.

    "For the love of Nightmare city"

    Oh God, how I love Nightmare City
    The cast, the script – so witty!

    Watching Hugo Stiglitz sleep through his role
    Less inspiration than the sleepiest mole!

    Maria Risarua Inaggui beautiful and nude
    Hey, Francisco Rabal, what a horny dude!

    See how the monsters from the plane leap
    (and at the same time watching Hugo sleep)

    Waving…