Set in the Edo period of Japanese history, Teruo Ishii’s Inferno Of Torture sets out its stall in no uncertain terms, the opening credits splashed across a tableau of women being crucified, speared, buried up to their necks and then decapitated with a massive saw operated by two men. It calms down a little after […]
Financial problems have forced Carly (Lindsey Lantz) and girlfriend Rina (Andrea Nelson) to move into a rundown motel. This has put a huge strain on their relationship and Rina, having lost her job as an attorney, is also fighting a battle with depression.
Outwardly mild-mannered but inwardly ruthless assassin Hawkins (Alistair Sim) is lured out of retirement for a job which requires him to dispose of politician Sir Gregory Upshott (Raymond Huntley), whose pontifications in the House have made him a figure of interest for the wrong kind of people.
After a while away in the big city, Will Shipe (Scott Friend) returns to his hometown in Maryland where his mother Jeanie (Elisabeth Noone) will restore some pride in the family name. Will attempts to reconnect with childhood friend Nick Taylor (Alex Breaux) but Nick is deeply troubled and this will lead Will into a […]
In a hospital morgue, a stillborn baby girl is brought back to life by a sudden power surge. The attendant on duty, whom we can charitably describe as “oddball”, takes the thought-to-be-deceased child and raises her with the help of his mother. Flash forward to her sixteenth birthday, when a family feud escalates far more […]