Written and directed by Frank Henenlotter the crazed mind behind such cult classics as Frankenhooker and the Basket Case trilogy Brain Damage which came out in 1988 six years after the first Basket Case film on paper appears to be a bad taste gore filled horror as unwitting youth Brian (Rick Hearst) becomes the host […]
Much like the deranged and diversely entertaining House series Phantasm is another horror franchise that had somehow passed me by. Thankfully the amazing Arrow Video have given the five films to an extra special reissue bringing them to Blu-ray for the first time and allowing me to experience them for the first time too.
Opening with a description of the ancient legend of the Mayan’s regarding a vengeful goddess named Caltiki, which seemingly forced the civilized society to abandon their homes and temples in 607AD in mysterious circumstances, the film then shows the aforementioned ruins of the superstitious yet advanced people and a crazed archaeologist frantically fleeing them back […]
Full of blood, guts and gruesome practical effects, The Void is pure midnight movie madness that will more than please fans of the video-nasty sub-genre.