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    Sebastian reviews the 3 disc BluRay of Lucio Fulci's horror classic THE HOUSE BY THE CEMETERY
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    Josiah reviews the 1974 Hammer Horror classic FRANKENSTEIN AND THE MONSTER FROM HELL
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    Josiah reviews the 1973 horror film THE CREEPING FLESH
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    Josiah reviews the action packed 1976 heist film ZEBRA FORCE
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    Josh reviews the 1987 urban crime film ENEMY TERRITORY
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    Josiah reviews the 1977 prison drama BROTHERS
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    Josh reviews the 1975 giallo AUTOPSY starring Mimsy Farmer
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    Josiah reviews the 1978 blaxploitation film SUPER SOUL BROTHER
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    Nate reviews the 1968 H.G. Lewis comedy HOW TO MAKE A DOLL
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    Alif reviews the 1979 Peter Weir thriller THE PLUMBER
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    Josiah reviews the 1973 Women (and Men) in Prison classic TERMINAL ISLAND
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    Alif reviews the 1981 Sammo Hung kung fu classic THE PRODIGAL SON
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    Alif reviews the 1979 Shaw Brothers kung fu classic MAD MONKEY KUNG FU
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    Josiah reviews the 1981 grindhouse horror gem DEMONOID
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    Josiah reviews the 1976 Fred Williamson actioner BLIND RAGE
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    GCDb remembers JOHN SAXON (1936-2020)
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    Reggie reviews the 1966 Hammer cult classic ONE MILLION YEARS B.C.
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    Josiah reviews Gordon Parks Jr's 1975 romance/crime drama AARON LOVES ANGELA
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    Josiah reviews the PG rated Blaxploitation classic JOHNNY TOUGH
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    Josiah reviews the 1970 Crown International Pictures horror gem BLOOD MANIA
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    Josiah reviews the swingin 60s sex kitten film THE BABYSITTER
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    Josiah reviews Bert I. Gordon's 1976 Eco-Terror film THE FOOD OF THE GODS
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    Josiah reviews the 1975 rarity BAD, BLACK & BEAUTIFUL
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    Alif reviews the 1979 Shaw Brothers kung fu-crime film THE BROTHERS
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    Alif reviews the Shaw Brothers kung fu classic FISTS OF THE WHITE LOTUS
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    Reggie reviews the kaiju classic GODZILLA VS. THE SEA MONSTER
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    Josiah reviews Fred "The Hammer" Williamson's directorial debut MEAN JOHNNY BARROWS
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    Alif reviews the offbeat 1969 cult comedy THE MAGIC CHRISTIAN
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    Alif reviews the 1976 road racin' cult classic THE GUMBALL RALLY
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    Josiah Howard reviews the 1960 gothic horror classic CITY OF THE DEAD
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    Pete reviews the 1978 Brucesploitation classic DYNAMO
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    Josiah Howard reviews the Vermont based 70s psycho-thriller DARK AUGUST
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    Josh Stephenson reviews the offbeat 1974 Western slasher mashup A KNIFE FOR THE LADIES


TEXTPLOITATION!

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OZPLOITATION MADNESS! Follow the daredevil adventures of Anglo Australian film maker - and Ozploitation pioneer - Brian Trenchard-Smith through a 50 year career dedicated to giving his audience thrills, spills, laughs and gasps. “The Man From Hong Kong”, “Turkey Shoot,” “Dead End Drive-In”, “Siege Of Firebase Gloria”, “Stunt Rock”, “Leprechaun 3 & 4,” and Nicole Kidman’s first film “BMX Bandits” have earned his work a cult following. His TV output includes “Silk Stalkings”,” Five Mile Creek”, “Tarzan”, “Flipper”, “Chemistry”. The Fantaspoa Fantastic Film Festival in Brazil honored him with a Lifetime Achievement Award. Quentin Tarantino dubbed him his “ favorite obscure director….great energy, great sense of humor.” Brian Trenchard-Smith’s wry, insightful tales of the creative challenges of low budget movie making all over the world is both a personal journey and a portrait of his era. READ MORE


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