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  • Mondo Bizarro

    Mondo Bizarro

    ½

    If you were going to fabricate a documentary, would you not at least fabricate something interesting?

    Pretending to secretly film women in a changing room portayed as insightful cultural commentary. Seriously?!

    So unbelievably poor it is not even worth getting angry about.

  • Yakuza Apocalypse

    Yakuza Apocalypse

    ★★★½

    Japanese Yakuza? Check
    Vampires? Check
    Frog-man martial arts master? Check
    Coherent narrative? Pass
    Hugely entertaining? Absolutely!

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  • Frankenstein

    Frankenstein

    ★★★★★

    Film #13 from my list for Hoop-Tober 3.0 challenge.

    I have never found cinematic adaptations of Frankenstein particularly engaging or inspiring. A classic ‘monster movie’? Absolutely. A profound and richly complex exploration of humanity and the human condition? Not so much.

    That is until now.

    This modern day interpretation by Bernard Rose is truly outstanding and I urge you to see it.

    To be honest, with more than 50 Frankenstein adaptations already available, I would almost certainly have given this…

  • Cat Sick Blues

    Cat Sick Blues

    ★★★★

    Film #16 from my list for Hoop-Tober 3.0 challenge.

    Film #5 from my list for Scavenger Hunt #19.
    Challenge #12: An independent horror film.

    This is an indie horror about a serial killer dressed as a cat (complete with cat-head mask, Freddy-style claw gloves and a huge spiny prosthetic cat penis) who is trying to bring his pet cat Patrick back from the dead by taking the lives of nine victims.

    If you are still reading then I can assure…