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Hot Moves (1984)

Hot Moves (1984) is a 1980s coming of age teen comedy directed by Jim Sotos (who also directed the 1980s horror classic Sweet Sixteen with Aleisa Shirley and Dana Kimmell). Hot Moves stars Deborah Richter, Jill Schoelen, Monique Gabrielle, Michael Zorek, Adam Silbar and Jeff Fishman. Hot Moves is an early forerunner for such cheeky… read more »

Galactic Gigolo (1987)

The 1987 film Galactic Gigolo is a comedy science fiction film directed by Gorman Bechard. The movie stars Carmine Capobianco, Debi Thibeault, and Frank Stewart. Galactic Gigolo (1987) Plot The alien Eoj (played by Carmine Capobianco) wins a vacation prize from a game show, which is a trip to Earth in which the alien can… read more »

Assault of the Killer Bimbos (1988)

The 1988 film Assault of the Killer Bimbos is a comedy low-budget film starring Elizabeth Kaitan, Christina Whitaker, Debi Thibeault, Tammara Souza, Nick Cassavetes, and Griffin O’Neal. The movie was directed by Anita Rosenberg. It opened to less than stellar ratings but has since become a cult classic. Assault of the Killer Bimbos (1988) Plot Two… read more »

Tammy and the T-Rex (1994)

The 1994 comedy sci-fi film Tammy and the T-Rex is a low-budget film written & directed by Stewart Raffill. The movie stars Denise Richards and an early appearance by Paul Walker. The film was shot in locations that were all just a few minutes from the director’s house, and the movie was conceptualized by a… read more »

Slave Girls from Beyond Infinity (1987)

The film Slave Girls from Beyond Infinity is a 1987 movie that is a semi-parody comedy of the sci-fi and exploitation genres. The movie stars Brinke Stevens, Elizabeth Kaitan, and Cindy Beal. Slave Girls from Beyond Infinity (1987) Plot Daria (played by Elizabeth Kaitan) and Tisa (played by Cindy Beal) are two prisoners who escape from… read more »

Sorority Babes in the Slimeball Bowl-O-Rama (1988)

The 1988 film Sorority Babes in the Slimeball Bowl-O-Rama is a horror comedy directed by David DeCoteau and produced by the famous B-movie producer Charles Band. The movie stars Linnea Quigley, Brinke Stevens, Michael Sonye, Robin Rochelle, Robin Stille and Michelle Bauer. The film has since become a cult classic. Sorority Babes in the Slimeball Bowl-O-Rama… read more »

Dr. Alien (1989)

The 1989 film Dr. Alien is a science fiction and comedy film also known as I Was a Teenage Sex Maniac and I Was a Teenage Sex Mutant. The movie was directed by David DeCoteau and starred Judy Landers, Michelle Bauer, Elizabeth Kaitan, Billy Jacoby, Linnea Quigley, and Olivia Barash. Dr. Alien (1989) Plot Summary… read more »

Frogtown II (1992)

The 1992 movie Frogtown II, also known as Return To Frogtown, is a low-budget comedy and post-apocalyptic sci-fi movie directed by Donald Jackson. The sequel to Hell Comes To Frogtown, the movie tells the story of a destroyed future earth where mutated frogmen fight the remaining humans. The movie was followed by a further sequel… read more »

Star Worms II: Attack of the Pleasure Pods (1985)

The 1985 science fiction and comedy film Star Worms II: Attack of the Pleasure Pods is a Troma cult classic B-movie starring Taylor Gilbert, David O’Hara, Orly Oh and Jeff Munson. There was no Star Worms I. The film was also known as Star Prison and was directed by Lin Sten. Plot Summary A man… read more »

Scream Queen Hot Tub Party (1991)

The 1991 film Scream Queen Hot Tub Party is a comedy and horror film directed by Jim Wynorski and Fred Olen Ray. The movie was famously produced in a single day, and only has a runtime of 50 minutes. That said, the movie has become a huge cult classic, successful mainly on the merit of casting… read more »

Black Scorpion (1995)

Black Scorpion is a 1995 comedy action movie produced by Roger Corman, starring Joan Severance and Bruce Abbott. The movie was followed in 1997 by a sequel called Black Scorpion II: Aftershock. Black Scorpion (1995) Plot The film draws inspiration from Batman, in that the superhero Black Scorpion is a vigilante with no actual superpowers. Darcy… read more »

Blood Diner (1987)

Blood Diner is a 1987 dark comedy and horror movie directed by Jackie Kong and starring John Barton Shields, Tanya Papanicolas, Rick Burks and LaNette LaFrance. This is the sort of B-movie that ticks all the right boxes, a film to satisfy even the most promiscuous movie fan. You might be thinking “this sounds great, but… read more »

Motel Hell (1980)

The 1980 film Motel Hell is a comedy and horror film. A satire of modern horror films, the movie was directed by Kevin Connor and stars Rory Calhoun, Nancy Parsons, Nina Axelrod, Wolfman Jack (as Reverend Billy). Fun fact, Motel Hell also stars John Ratzenberger (a complete unknown commodity at the time) in a small,… read more »

The Toxic Avenger (1984)

The Toxic Avenger is a Troma Entertainment classic b-movie that was released in 1984. This campy cult classic is the unholy marriage between the horror and superhero genres. A film that marries bloody gore with a shameless black sense of humor that’s unapologetically juvenile. The Toxic Avenger was directed by Lloyd Kaufman and stars Cindy… read more »

Surf Nazis Must Die (1987)

The 1987 film Surf Nazis Must Die is a classic B-movie from director Peter George and starring Gail Neely, Joel Hile, Robert Harden, Tom Shell and Barry Brenner. The movie is a campy horror film from Troma Entertainment about a woman whose son is murdered by Nazi punk surfers. The film was considered a failure… read more »

Not of This Earth (1988)

Not of This Earth is a 1988 science fiction remake of a 1957 Roger Corman classic. Starring Traci Lords, Roger Lodge, Kelli Maroney, Becky LeBeau and Monique Gabrielle. The film was directed by the legendary Jim Wynorski who also directed such classics as Piranahaconda, Hard to Die and Chopping Mall to name a few. Not of… read more »

Night of the Creeps (1986)

The 1986 film Night of the Creeps is a fun ’80s horror directed by Fred Dekker (who also directed Monster Squad). In the same vein as Gremlins, Night of the Creeps is a tongue-in-cheek nod to the black and white 1950s creature features like Invasion of the Body Snatchers. Starring Jason Lively, Jill Whitlow, Suzanne… read more »

Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988)

Killer Klowns from Outer Space is a low budget science fiction B movie lovingly crafted to be an homage to the cheesy, black and white horror flicks of the 1950s. Starring Suzanne Snyder, Grant Cramer, John Allen Nelson and John Vernon, the film is about an alien invasion of killer clowns. It’s a B-movie that has… read more »

Amazon Women on the Moon (1987)

The 1987 sci-fi comedy film Amazon Women On The Moon is a parody of low-budget films that was produced by John Landis and Robert K Weiss. It stars a large ensemble cast including Carrie Fisher, Sybil Danning, Michelle Pfeiffer, Monique Gabrielle, B.B. King, Corinne Wahl, Steve Guttenberg, Joe Pantoliano, Arsenio Hall, Rosanna Arquette, Joey Travolta, and more. Amazon Women… read more »