Category Archives: Living in the 80s – forever

Still scraping the bottom of the 80s barrel

Once again I return to the 80s with five films that have landed in my personal collection in recent months. So let’s see what goodness the worst of the 80s turned up this time. JULES VERNE’S MYSTERY ON MONSTER ISLAND … Continue reading

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The werewolf films of Paul Naschy

Don’t know what possessed me, but I suddenly decided I needed to have every movie by Spanish actor/writer/director/horror hunk Paul Naschy in my movie collection. Considering I only had about four of them, that meant a whole lot more to … Continue reading

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Adding more movies from the end of the last millennium to my collection

For a variety of reasons, this foursome from between 1989 and 1998 has ended up in my movie collection, so let’s see how happy I am with my purchases. LOBSTER MAN FROM MARS (1989) If it came from the 80s … Continue reading

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Man eaters and model murderers in the 1980s

I’ve just added four more from the 1980s to my horror movie collection. Two are from one of the Blu-ray collections of films by Spanish horror actor/director Paul Naschy, and two are a Euro giallo/slasher series double feature that was … Continue reading

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A journey through my recent 1980s purchases on Blu-ray

Now I feel like I’m just getting desperate to remain as immersed in the best decade of my life as much as possible, considering a majority of my recent “80s horror” purchases barely qualify as horror. Let’s see if any … Continue reading

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The weirdest depths of 90s horror

My video store career started at the end of the 80s, and I spent most of the 90s working both there and at a bookstore part time to pay my way through college to eventually get my master’s degree (I … Continue reading

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Double doses of the 1970s and the 1980s

I’m always filling in the gaps in my horror collection, especially any holes that show in the decades of my younger years. So here is a look at four I’ve recently added to my collection from the 70s and 80s. … Continue reading

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NEW ACQUISITIONS: from 88 through 07

My collection just keeps growing, and my Dan cave just seems to keep getting smaller as a result. But the good news is it gives me more movies to blog about, so let’s get into these four. THROUGH THE FIRE … Continue reading

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Journeying through the 80s era…and stopping at a gay bar along the way

It’s a foursome of flicks I’ve just added to my collection from the best decade of my existence, and even includes some gay stuff, so let’s get into them. NIGHT OF DEATH (1980) It’s so odd to find movies still … Continue reading

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Masked killers, retro vibes, 2 kinds of camp, and a double dose of gays

I’m always up for a slasher fix, and this foursome delivered in a variety of ways, so let’s take a look. THE BONE GARDEN (2016) The Bone Garden is a novelty horror flick that goes for the meta vibes with … Continue reading

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