‘Heartworn Highways’ Revisited

If you liked the 1976 outlaw country music documentary Heartworn Highways, it is now available on home video, along with a new companion doc called Heartworn Highways Revisited.

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Prime in the Dustbin: ‘The Heart is a Rebel’ (1958)

We take a gander at The Heart is a Rebel, a family drama from Billy Graham Ministries, and ponder the conundrum of reviewing faith-based films in a post-modern world.

Prime in the Dustbin: ‘Mausoleum’ (1983)

1983’s Mausoleum doesn’t make a lick of sense, but fans of old-school drive-in horror might find some enjoyment in its practical makeup effects and general silliness.

Prime in the Dustbin: ‘The Devonsville Terror’ (1983)

While The Devonsville Terror may look like another cheap video nasty from the 1980s, this movie has a lot to say about atrocious male attitudes towards women.

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Prime in the Dustbin: ‘Spontaneous Combustion’ (1990)

Spontaneous Combustion may not be the best Tobe Hooper film, but it feels like the one that most accurately bears his thumbprint.

‘Mohawk’ Arrives on Blu-Ray

I previously reviewed Ted Geoghegan’s Mohawk after seeing it on the big screen at The Palace in Syracuse NY. I was very moved by this picture, and raved about it. … Continue reading ‘Mohawk’ Arrives on Blu-Ray