Hellraiser | Hellbound: Hellraiser II | Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth Director: Clive Barker | Tony Randel | Anthony Hickox Screenplay: Clive Barker | Peter Atkins | Peter Atkins Minutes: 94 | 97 | 93 Year: 1987 | 1988 | 1992 Score: 7.20 | 7.07 | 5.87 Release: Arrow Scarlet Box I mentioned this set […]Read more "Hellraiser: The Scarlet Box"
Shinjuku Triad Society | Rainy Dog | Ley Lines Director: Takashi Miike Screenplay: Ichiro Fujita | Seigo Inoue | Ichiro Ryu Minutes: 100 | 95 | 105 Year: 1995 | 1997 | 1999 Score: 6.00 | 6.67 | 3.33 Release: Arrow Video WARNING: I cannot recommend that you buy this boxed set. I wish I […]Read more "Black Society Trilogy – Blu Ray"
Director. Larry Stewart Screenplay: Charles Pratt, Jr Min: 97 Year: 1984 Score: 4.87 Release: Arrow Video November 8th, 2016 The Film Have you ever wondered what would happen what would happen if you poured the popular slasher films of the 1980s into a blender, set it to high, and left it on for two hours? […]Read more "The Initiation"
One of the original U.K. video nasties, The Driller Killer is an independent psychological horror film with a little more art than you may expect.Read more "The Driller Killer"
Johnny Guitar dir. – Nicolas Ray – 1954 – 110 Minutes – 7.07 If Nicolas Ray had asked me I would have changed the title to Vienna, not Johnny Guitar. He didn’t. I say this because while Johnny is A character Vienna is THE character. The heart and soul. Vienna is the point. Johnny Guitar […]Read more "Johnny Guitar – Olive Signature"
dir. Nate Parker – 2016 – 117 min – 6.40 I was talking with my friend Aaron the other day about how picky I am. The wider my film vocabulary becomes the more I notice how my tastes effect my enjoyment of films. The Birth of a Nation falls victim to this. The film tells […]Read more "The Birth of a Nation"
Over the past week I have watched two documentaries one will probably receive an Academy award nomination, the other will not. The docs in question are O.J. Made in America and Bright Lights: Starring Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds. O.J Made in America dir. Ezra Edelman – 463 min – 2016 – 5.77 WARNING: There […]Read more "Two Documentaries"
2016 Film Watching Statistics This data is from my Letterboxd diary. It looks a lot better on their site. Films watched (length not considered): 361 Hours: 548.7 Top 16 highest rated films: The Double Life of Veronique: 5 Dekalog Ep 6: 4.5 Star Wars: 4.5 Dekalog Ep 2: 4.5 A Matter of Life and Death: […]Read more "2016 Film Stats"
2017 Starting Top 25! As far as I am concerned you can never go wrong with any of these films. Top 10 1. The Double Life of Veronique – dir. Krzysztof Kieslowski – 9.53 2. A Short Film About Love – dir. Krzysztof Kieslowski – 8.80 3. Barry Lyndon – dir. Stanley Kubrick – 8.73 3. Chungking […]Read more "2017 Starting Top 25"