HIGHWAY TO HELL (1992) Is Paved With Good Intentions, Hits Blu-ray
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HIGHWAY TO HELL (1992) Is Paved With Good Intentions, Hits Blu-ray

The road to hell is paved with good intentions. We are told as much in this early 90s low-budget oddity, and it’s shown to be…

MESSENGER OF DEATH (1988) and KINJITE: FORBIDDEN SUBJECTS (1989)
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MESSENGER OF DEATH (1988) and KINJITE: FORBIDDEN SUBJECTS (1989)

The 1980s were a decade dominated by macho action movies. Stars like Chuck Norris, Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jean-Claude Van Damme were household names,…

HOUSE OF THE LONG SHADOWS (1983) / WAR-GODS OF THE DEEP (1965)
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HOUSE OF THE LONG SHADOWS (1983) / WAR-GODS OF THE DEEP (1965)

A pair of minor Vincent Price films have come to home video, one a period underwater adventure movie, the other an old dark house scary…

BLOOD MOON (2014): This Horror/Western Hybrid is for the Dogs
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BLOOD MOON (2014): This Horror/Western Hybrid is for the Dogs

Blood Moon is now available on DVD from Entertainment One. Two beloved genres melded together should result in a movie twice as good, or so we…

FACE TO FACE (1967) Doesn’t Live Up to the Hype
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FACE TO FACE (1967) Doesn’t Live Up to the Hype

Face to Face is now available on Blu-ray and DVD from Kino Studio Classics. This review pertains to the Italian version only. Faced to Face is regarded by…

HE RAN ALL THE WAY (1951) is Blacklisted Noir at Its Finest
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HE RAN ALL THE WAY (1951) is Blacklisted Noir at Its Finest

He Ran All The Way is now available on Blu-ray from Kino Studio Classics. By 1951, John Garfield was already blacklisted in Hollywood due to accusations…

CEMETERY WITHOUT CROSSES (1969) is Intriguing Cross-Cultural Spaghetti
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CEMETERY WITHOUT CROSSES (1969) is Intriguing Cross-Cultural Spaghetti

Cemetery Without Crosses is now available on Blu-ray and DVD combo pack from Arrow Video. Cemetery Without Crosses is a fairly typical “spaghetti” western revenge scenario,…

BARQUERO (1970): An American Western That Puts Lee Van Cleef & Warren Oates in Starring Roles!
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BARQUERO (1970): An American Western That Puts Lee Van Cleef & Warren Oates in Starring Roles!

Barquero is now available on Blu-ray for the first time from Kino Studio Classics. Barquero (1970) is an American western that was obviously inspired by…

THE FRIENDS OF EDDIE COYLE (1973): An Unheralded Crime Masterwork From Peter Yates and Robert Mitchum
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THE FRIENDS OF EDDIE COYLE (1973): An Unheralded Crime Masterwork From Peter Yates and Robert Mitchum

THE FRIENDS OF EDDIE COYLE is now available on Blu-ray and DVD from the Criterion Collection. “Nobody is f***ing Eddie Coyle, other than Eddie Coyle“…

MAN, PRIDE AND VENGEANCE: Franco Nero Stars In a Forgotten Spaghetti Western Classic
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MAN, PRIDE AND VENGEANCE: Franco Nero Stars In a Forgotten Spaghetti Western Classic

Man, Pride and Vengeance is now available on Blu-ray and DVD from Blue Underground. Being seen in America for the first time, with the little-known exception…