Archive for March, 2015

- Dr. AC watches 5 Offscreen 2015 flicks -

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015 by Aaron Christensen -

  Dr. AC watches 5 Offscreen 2015 flicks     offscreen web poster a3 no logos 2015 CR 84x120 thriller reviews sci fi reviews musical horror drama comedy action Director: The 8th Offscreen Film Festival
Writer: Dr. AC
Publishing Year: 2015

  Dr. AC watches 5 Offscreen 2015 flicks     Offscreen 2015 mini logo thriller reviews sci fi reviews musical horror drama comedy action Proudly presenting the views of a certain Fool For Blood called Aaron Christensen on five films screened during Offscreen Film Festival 2015. Below you can read about Tobe Hooper‘s ‘Eaten Alive’, Roger Corman‘s ‘The Little Shop Of Horrors’ and its ’80s all-star cast musical/re-make brother, one of production company Cannon’s most accomplished efforts called ‘Runaway Train’ (starring the mighty Jon Voight) and last but not least a British sci-fi success from the sixties, ‘Day Of The Triffids’ based on a novel by John Wyndham (the man responsible for writing ‘The Midwich Cuckoos’, which was adapted into another milestone of UK sci-fi/horror cinema entitled ‘Village Of The Damned’).

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10 To Midnight

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015 by Coventry -

10 To Midnight   10 to midnight dvd CR 83x120 thriller reviews reviews drama Director: J. Lee Thompson
Writer: William Roberts and J. Lee Thompson
Release Year: 1983

10 To Midnight   Offscreen 2015 mini logo thriller reviews reviews drama Hey Charlie, what time is it?

Charles Bronson, Mr. Merciless Vigilante himself, as a rough veteran cop obsessively chasing a psychopath who is some kind of deranged, schizophrenic hybrid between real-life serial killers Richard Speck and Ted Bundy? Well, to me that pretty much sounds like a cinematic dream come true, even more so because the film – especially during the first half hour – has the allure of a typically early ’80s, vile teen-slasher movie!

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A Pigeon Sat On A Branch Reflecting On Existence

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015 by Vomitron -

A Pigeon Sat On A Branch Reflecting On Existence   01 A pigeon sat on a branch reflecting on existence FB 84x120 reviews drama comedy Director: Roy Andersson
Writer: Roy Andersson
Release Year: 2014
Original Swedish Title: ‘En Duva Satt På En Gren Och Funderade På Tillvaron’

A Pigeon Sat On A Branch Reflecting On Existence   Offscreen 2015 mini logo reviews drama comedy Sweden, we got a problem.

Many characters portray the many absurdities and ridiculous struggles of every day normal life. At the center of all this, we follow a pair of door-to-door sales men who sell funny prank and party items. Of course, they are far from the jolliest bunch of lads themselves to begin with.

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Asmodexia

Sunday, March 8th, 2015 by Coventry -

Asmodexia   Asmodexia poster 01 81x120 reviews horror Director: Marc Carreté
Writer: Mike Hostench and Marc Carreté
Release Year: 2014

Asmodexia   BIFFF 2014 mini logo1 reviews horror Sinister and ambitious exorcism-horror

Elroy de Palma roams around the Barcelona area with his 15-year-old granddaughter Alba in order to perform exorcisms. The phenomenon of demonic possession strangely turned into a kind of virus, vaslty spreading throughout the country. They are also pursued by a sinister sect, who seem particularly interested in capturing Alba.

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Aux Yeux Des Vivants

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015 by Coventry -

Aux Yeux Des Vivants   aux yeux des vivants poster 02 84x120 reviews horror Director: Alexander Bustillo and Julien Maury
Writer:
Alexander Bustillo and Julien Maury
Release Year:
2014
English Title:
‘Among The Living’

Aux Yeux Des Vivants   BIFFF 2014 mini logo reviews horror A truly intense and nightmarish fright experience

Three school-skipping boys end up at the abandoned exterior film studios Blackwoods and witness how a masked figure drags a kidnapped woman out the trunk of a car and into an underground lair. The boys return home and get punished for their acts by their parents, but that’s nothing compared to the horror that awaits them later that night…

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Blind

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015 by Vomitron -

Blind   09 Blind 2014 FB 85x120 reviews drama Director: Eskil Vogt
Writer: Eskil Vogt
Release Year: 2013

Blind   Offscreen 2015 mini logo reviews drama When you’re blind, you can make up what you see.

When Ingrid (Ellen Dorrit Petersen) loses her sight, she will have to learn how to rely on her memory of the surroundings while sharing the appartment with her boyfriend Morten (Henrik Rafaelsen). But when you live in complete darkness, there’s more room in your mind for imagination to run wild.

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Death Wish 3

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015 by Coventry -

Death Wish 3   Death Wish 3 dvd CR 84x120 thriller reviews reviews drama action Director: Michael Winner
Writer:
Don Jakoby and Brian Garfield
Release Year:
1985

Death Wish 3   Offscreen 2015 mini logo thriller reviews reviews drama action Charlie’s Angels… of Vengeance!

Charles Bronson is back in the streets of New York and his relentless quest for justice continues in this third entry in the ‘Death Wish’ franchise. Paul Kersey takes the term “stick to one’s guns” quite seriously here, as virtually everything that fires something becomes the ultimate deadly weapon in his hands. And all the scum throughout the city will know it!

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Discopathe

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015 by Coventry -

Discopathe   Discopathe poster 01 80x120 reviews horror Director: Renaud Gauthier
Writer:
Renaud Gauthier
Release Year:
2013

Discopathe   BIFFF 2014 mini logo 150x25 reviews horror HA-HA-Ha-ha (try) staying alive!

Duane Lewis is a handsome twenty-something New Yorker, but he has one major problem. The sound of disco music causes him to turn into a maniacal killer. Unfortunately for him, disco is something nearly impossible to avoid in the year 1976.

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Exterminator 2

Saturday, March 14th, 2015 by Coventry -

Exterminator 2   Exterminator 2 poster 01 CR 79x120 thriller reviews reviews drama action Director: Mark Buntzman
Writer: Mark Buntzman, William Sachs and James Glickenhaus
Release Year: 1984

Exterminator 2   Offscreen 2015 mini logo thriller reviews reviews drama action Hey Robert, got a light?

Charles Bronson is back in the streets of New York and… no, wait, that’s another movie… Robert Ginty is back in the streets of New York and has made incinerating bad guys with his flamethrower his full time occupation by now. And as it just so happens to be, there’s a vicious drug gang operating the area just dying to get torched.

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Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)

Thursday, March 19th, 2015 by Aaron Christensen -

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)   Invasion of the Body Snatchers 1956 poster CR 75x120 sci fi reviews horror drama Director: Don Siegel
Writer: Daniel Mainwaring and Richard Collins, based on a story by Jack Finney
Release Year: 1956

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)   Offscreen 2015 mini logo sci fi reviews horror drama “You fools! You’re in danger! Can’t you see? They’re after you – they’re after all of us! Our wives, our children, everyone! They’re here already! You’re next!”

When Dr. Miles J. Bennell (Kevin McCarthy) returns to his small hometown, some things just seem a bit off. Slowly but surely, Bennell and his love-interest Becky Driscoll (Dana Wynter) will discover that a malignant entity is taking over the town, replacing its population one by one with alien duplicates.

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