Month: June 2012

Familiar makes it to Fantasia Film Festival

For those of you who keep up with the website, you may remember our review for the little indie gem known as Familiar. A genre-bending piece of work, it shows young director Richard Powell firing on all cylinders. It isn’t surprising to see the short picking up steam, but it is always nice to see…

Waves of Lust being released by Raro Video in July

Raro Video has quickly become one of my favorite cult film distributors. Although they have been forced to introduce new prices on their website, they are still one of the most affordable companies to purchase from and their selection of Eurocult titles are unmatched. They have been delivering films that range from obscure arthouse gems,…

Django Strikes Again

Django Strikes Again (1987) Director: Nello Rossati Writers: Sergio Corbucci, Franco Reggiani, and Nello Rossati Starring: Franco Nero, Christopher Connelly, Licinia Lentini, and Donald Pleasance The Plot: Deep in the heart of Columbia, our film introduces us to a very familiar monk. This monk is a man with a very dark past who desperately searches…

Pistol for Ringo, A

A Pistol for Ringo (1965) Director: Duccio Tessari Writers: Alfonso Balcázar and Duccio Tessari Starring: Giuliano Gemma, Fernando Sancho, and George Martin The Plot: A Pistol for Ringo tells the story of a young sheriff named Ben (George Martin) who begins his day by arresting a young man named Ringo (Giuliano Gemma), also known as…