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Sharktopus vs. Pteracuda (2014)

Sharktopus vs. Pteracuda (2014) is a sharksploitation B-movie directed by Roger Corman and Kevin O’Neill, and starring Robert Carradine, Katie Savoy, Rib Hillis, and Conan O’Brien. The movie has since become a cult shark film with late-night showings on cable. Sharktopus vs. Pteracuda (2014) Plot A marine biologist named Lorena (played by Katie Savoy) finds an egg containing an… 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 »

Robot Ninja (1989)

The movie Robot Ninja (1989) is a science-fiction and kung-fu film. It is an extremely low-budget movie directed by J.R. Bookwalter and starring Michael Todd, Burt Ward, James L. Edwards, Bogdan Pecic, Maria Markovic and Linnea Quigley. The movie is widely considered one of the worst films of all time. Robot Ninja (1989) Plot Summary… read more »

Sleepaway Camp (1983)

The 1983 film Sleepaway Camp is a horror film written and directed by Robert Hiltzik that has become a massive cult classic. The movie was followed by sequels. The movie has a shocking and well-remembered twist ending that has become known as one of the genre’s best. Plot Summary The movie involves a summer camp, Camp… read more »

Knightriders (1981)

Knightriders is a 1981 George Romero action film starring Ed Harris, Tom Savini, Stephen King and Patricia Tallman. Knightriders (1981) Plot Summary The film revolves around a group of performers who go to renaissance faires and joust on motorcycles. King William (also known as King Billy, played by Ed Harris) leads the group in a… read more »

Nightwish (1989)

The horror film Nightwish (1989) is a movie written and directed by Bruce Cook. The movie stars Elizabeth Kaitan, Brian Thompson, and Jack Starrett. The film, despite it’s low budget, has become a cult classic and is acclaimed for an original, compelling story for the genre. Nightwish (1989) Plot Summary A professor (played by Jack Starrett)… read more »

Day of the Panther (1988)

The 1988 kung-fu film Day of the Panther is a film by the famous B-movie director Brian Trenchard Smith. The film was suffering production problems, and Trenchard-Smith was brought in half-way through production to rescue what he could from the film. The movie has become a kung fu cult classic. Day of the Panther (1988)… read more »

Humanoids from the Deep (1996)

The 1996 movie Humanoids from the Deep is a horror film produced as a remake of the earlier 1980 film by Roger Corman. The movie stars Emma Samms, Robert Carradine, Justin Walker, Mark Rolston, Danielle Weeks, and Clint Howard. Humanoids from the Deep (1996) Plot Summary A small coastal town is having problems – some unknown… read more »

Graduation Day (1981)

Graduation Day is a 1981 American horror film in the teen slasher genre. It was directed by Herb Freed and stars Billy Hufsey, Michael Pataki, E. J. Peaker, Denise Cheshire, Virgil Frye, Patch Mackenzie, Deborah Dutch, E. Danny Murphy, Linnea Quigley (1980s scream queen royalty), Christopher George and Vanna White (best known for her long-standing… 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 »

Return to Horror High (1987)

Return to Horror High is a 1987 horror film directed by Bill Froehlich. Starring Vince Edwards, Brendan Hughes, Scott Jacoby, Lori Lethin, Philip McKeon, Alex Rocco, and George Clooney. Return to Horror High is a movie a bit ahead of its time. A campy tongue-in-cheek horror film…centering around a group of teenagers (a classic movie… read more »

The Beast and the Magic Sword (1983)

The 1983 film The Beast and the Magic Sword (also known as La Bestia y la Espada Magica) is a sword-and-sorcery film uniquely co-produced by Spain and Japan. The movie was tenth in the werewolf series written and directed by Paul Naschy, under the pseudonym of Jacinto Molina. The movie stars Paul Naschy, Julia Saly, Junko Asahina, and Shigeru Amachi. The… read more »

Night of the Demons (1988)

Night of the Demons (1988) stars Cathy Podewell, Karen Huston, Amelia Kinkade, Allison Barron, Alvin Alexis, Hal Havins and last, but certainly not least, the quintessential scream queen herself Linnea Quigley. Night of the Demons is one of my favorite horror movies from the 1980s. A film that is pure, uncut, campy goodness. Unapologetically. This film that… read more »

Cotton Comes To Harlem (1970)

The 1970 film Cotton Comes To Harlem is a blaxploitation film that was written and directed by Ossie Davis. The movie stars Raymond St. Jacques and Redd Foxx, and was one of the most commercially successful films in the 1970s for black audiences.   Cotton Comes To Harlem (1970) Cast Calvin Lockhart  Cleavon Little  Dick Sabol … read more »

Hell Up In Harlem (1973)

The 1973 film Hell Up In Harlem is a blaxploitation film known as a “black version of the Godfather”. The movie, a sequel to Black Caesar, was written and directed by Larry Cohen, and has a motown/funk soundtrack. The movie stars Fred Williamson and Margaret Avery. Hell Up In Harlem (1973) Plot Tommy Gibbs (played… 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 »

X-Ray (1981)

The 1981 horror film X-Ray, also known as Hospital Massacre, is a movie directed by Boaz Davidson and starring Barbi Benton. The movie was released to poor critical reception but has since become a cult horror film. X-Ray (1981) Plot Summary Back in 1961, a local nerd at school leaves a card at Susan, a… read more »

Puppet Master (1989)

The 1989 film Puppet Master is a horror film that was written by the famous producer Charles Band. The movie went direct-to-video and was the first movie in the massive Puppet Master franchise film series that ran from 1989 to 2018. The movie stars Paul Le Mat, William Hickey, and Barbara Crampton. Plot Summary In California… read more »

Psycho from Texas (1975)

The 1975 film Psycho from Texas, also known as Wheeler, is a horror movie that was filmed in El Dorado, Arkansas. The movie was directed by Jack Collins and Jim Feazell. The film stars John King III, Tommy Lamey, Herschel Mays, Janel King and Christian Feazell, with the famous B-movie actress Linnea Quigley in one… read more »

Cobra Nero (1987)

The 1987 film Cobra Nero, also known as Black Cobra, is an Italian ripoff of Cobra starring Sylvester Stallone. The Italian version has an identical plot, and stars Fred Williamson and Sabrina Siani. The movie series is four blaxploitation films directed by Stelvio Massi, Edoardo Margheriti, and Umberto Lenzi. Plot Summary A police detective, Robert Malone (played… read more »