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The Whip and the Body

I’m back! With a review of the odd but interesting Bava movie, “The Whip and the Body.” Continue reading

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Inferno (1980)

I finally watched “Inferno,” the second movie in The Three Mothers Argento trilogy. Continue reading

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Opera

This isn’t my favorite Argento film but even an imperfect Argento movie is better than a lot of more recent movies. Come for the opera and the murders, stay for the picture of a raven holding a gummy eyeball. Continue reading

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Tenebrae

Dario Argento’s “Tenebrae” is a slasher film for people who think they’re too cool for slashers. Just tell yourself it’s a really high-class giallo. It also features John Saxon as a Frank Sinatra impersonator. Continue reading

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Lady Frankenstein

“Lady Frankenstein” is strong enough for a man but made for a woman. No one should ever watch it, though. Continue reading

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A Bay of Blood/Twitch of the Death Nerve

Let’s get yellow with a giallo movie. Mario Bava’s 1971 “A Bay of Blood,” otherwise known as “Twitch of the Death Nerve.” This post has been bravely retrofitted for the Final Girl Film Club, Continue reading

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Zombie

It’s hot out and I’m sick so this seems like a good time to think about Lucio Fulci’s 1979 flick, “Zombie.” Continue reading

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