- 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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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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Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)

Sunday, March 15th, 2015 by Perfesser Deviant -

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)   Invasion of the Body Snatchers poster 83x120 sci fi reviews horror Director: Philip Kaufman
Writer
: W.D. Richter based on a book by Jack Finney
Release Year
: 1978

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)   Offscreen 2015 mini logo sci fi reviews horror A conservative’s dry dream: San Francisco tamed!

The film opens with what looks like ephemeral intestines floating through the void of space looking to spread their mischief on the innocent population of some unsuspecting planet. Luckily they come to Earth where no one is innocent; they end up in San Francisco, California, where people are less innocent still. When the intergalactic spooge settles upon the town of San Francisco it forms nasty little buds with awful red flowers on them….

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Matango

Monday, March 16th, 2015 by Coventry -

Matango   Matango poster 82x120 reviews horror Director: Ishirô Honda
Writer: Takeshi Kimura, Masami Fukushima and Sakyo Komatsu, based on a short story by William Hope Hodgson
Release Year:
1963
English Title: ‘Attack Of The Mushroom People’

Matango   Offscreen 2015 mini logo reviews horror Mightier than Mothra, more gruesome than Godzilla… Mushrooms!

When a group of seven people on a cruise with a sailing yacht are overtaken by a nightly storm, the find themselves stranded on a mysterious, desolate island. The fauna is strangely absent on this piece of sub-continental land. However, the flora is plentiful and of a whole different kind of nature. The group is soon to discover a habitat that will taunt their imaginations…

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The Creeping Garden

Friday, March 4th, 2016 by Vomitron -

The Creeping Garden   06 The Creeping Garden FB 79x120 reviews documentary Directors: Tim Grabham and Jasper Sharp
Writers: Tim Grabham and Jasper Sharp
Release Year: 2014

The Creeping Garden   Offscreen 2015 mini logo reviews documentary The Secret Garden

Stop watching the skies. Prepare to enter a world unlike you’ve ever encountered, as documentary makers Jasper Sharp and Tim Grabham invite you to look down into the weird and fascinating realm of… Well, simply read on and discover for yourself.

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