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80s oddities: killer elevator, killer robot girl, killer Surf Nazis

Some films of the 80s just completely defy conventional genres. So why not slap a trio of them together in one blog? THE LIFT (1983) Nothing like Euro 80s horror with all the voices dubbed into English. This Dutch film … Continue reading

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1989 Troma children zombies vs. 1998 Troma ass crack zombies

One thing is for sure—it’s never dull writing about Troma films. Here we have cannibal kids from the end of the 80s, and cannibal crack from the end of the 90s, and they are two very different experiences. BEWARE – … Continue reading

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Taking on all four Toxic Avenger films

I’ve probably hit a new low bothering with this, but I couldn’t stop myself. I hadn’t seen the original in years, so I checked it out again…and I’m a completist, so I had to go through them all. THE TOXIC … Continue reading

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The worst of the worst of 80s horror trash!

It would have been a miracle if your video store even carried any of these films. HBO’s feature film intro anthem was too good to ever welcome them to its movie lineup. I look at four films that even the … Continue reading

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Stream queen 3: more horror anthologies

Pretty straightforward. I stream for a horror anthology scream. Did it work? WHERE EVIL LIVES (1991) Nostalgia is all this low-budget film has going for it. It definitely looks like a late 80s/early 90s direct-to-VHS film, so I immediately got … Continue reading

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Another Troma trash trio

Who can explain why studios like Troma and Full Moon have been able to turn out crap for decades? Not me. I also can’t explain why I continue to watch their films. Although, people with the same dilemma as me … Continue reading

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The horror of a 1990s trashy double feature

Having run out of frightening ideas, much of the early 1990s horror turned to campy, crappy, and crude horror and exploitation comedy. And nobody did it better than Fred Olen Ray and Troma! EVIL TOONS (1992)   Fred Olen Ray … Continue reading

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Return of the killer Troma trash!

Troma trash, the sequel! I suffered through 5 more Troma films, and I actually had some favorites in this batch. EVIL CLUTCH (1988) This Italian horror flick is one of my faves of the bunch. If you love Evil Dead, … Continue reading

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Troma Trash Marathon #1

So I picked up some of those Troma boxed sets of low budget horror movies because they contained particular movies I wanted. But naturally I had to subject myself to the torture of watching every movie included in each box. … Continue reading

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How do zombies really get to earth?

Conveniently, I watched two indie zombie films on the same night that are absolutely nothing alike except for one thing…these zombies don’t crawl up from the grave…. EVILUTION (2008) Evilution is the serious zombie film in this 2fer. This one … Continue reading

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