Star Wreck: In the Pirkinning

Tuesday, August 4th, 2009 by Sterf -

Star Wreck: In the Pirkinning   star wreck 87x120 full length movies Director: Timo Vuorensola
Writer: Rudi Airisto, Jarmo Puskala, Samuli Torssonen (creator)
Release Year: 2005

I normally dislike parodies and most indie movies, but this one is an exception to the rule.  Star Wreck is a no-budget movie featuring effects that can rival Hollywood blockbusters and certainly beats them in terms of wit, story, humour and, well, everything else. Except maybe the acting from some of the less important characters but that’s to be expected when they’re mostly friends  and relatives.

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The Phantom Planet

Saturday, February 7th, 2009 by Sterf -

The Phantom Planet   phantomplanet cover 85x120 full length movies Director: William Marshall
Writer: Fred Gebhardt (story/screenplay), William Telaak (screenplay), Fred De Gorter (screenplay), William Marshall (additional dialogue)
Release Year: 1961

See!! A 6 ft. astronaut shrink to 6 inches before your very eyes! See!! The Moon Maidens! See!! The attack of the Fire People! Starring DOLORES FAITH the Girl from Outer Space!

Prepare for an epic tale involving little people living on a piece of brocolli, vibrators flying through space and misplaced philosophical musings. All set in the futuristic eighties with their com-pu-tars and other such highly advanced machinery.

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The Quiet Earth (Shock Ending)

Sunday, August 10th, 2008 by Vomitron -

The Quiet Earth (Shock Ending)   quiet earth 85x120 shock endings Director: Geoff Murphy
Writer: Bill Baer (…)
Release year: 1985

The Quiet Earth (Shock Ending)   Shock Endings mini logo 130 shock endings Every now and then New Zealand manages to surprise the rest of the world with excellent genre movies. Geoff Murphy’s THE QUIET EARTH is definitely one for the books. Despite scoring on so many various levels (from script, dialogues & character drawings to the actual directing & acting), it is undoubtedly the memorable ending that is etched in the memories of all who ever saw it.

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