Dead End Drive-In (1986)

Dead End Drive-In (1986)

This isn’t the first time we’ve encountered director Brian Trenchard-Smith – he made the super-ordinary car-chase thriller “Drive Hard”, and two of the “Leprechaun” sequels; but he’s best known for his early career in Australia and the weird exploitation movies he made, such as “Blood Camp Thatcher” (aka “Turkey Shoot”). This little oddity is from … Continue reading

Young Rebels (1989)

Young Rebels (1989)

The late great Amir Shervan made 5 movies in English – “Hollywood Cop”, “Killing American Style”, “Samurai Cop”, this, and “Gypsy” (which we’ve yet to cover). They’re a strange bunch, for sure, and while “Samurai Cop” is clearly the best of the bunch, being entertaining, deeply odd, and really funny (both accidentally and on purpose), … Continue reading

Fags In The Fast Lane (2017)

Fags In The Fast Lane (2017)

What a glorious movie this is. A celebration of all that makes human beings what they are, plus wonderful home-made sets, sleazy rock n roll music, ultra-violence, a psychedelic colour scheme and never a dull moment. It’s very obviously a labour of love for all involved, and if it comes to a festival, blu-ray store, … Continue reading