Posts Tagged ‘Guts’

Monster Brawl (Image Entertainment)

Monster Brawl (Image Entertainment)

It’s not just monsters and brawling, kids…oh, wait. Yes. Yes, it is…




So Streamy: What’s Hot On Netflix Right Now

So Streamy: What’s Hot On Netflix Right Now

The hermit lifestyle sometimes yields impressive results…




Indie Spotlight: The Films of Chris LaMartina

Indie Spotlight: The Films of Chris LaMartina

As if the Baltimore Orioles, John Waters, Pentagram, and Chainsaw Sally weren’t ENOUGH reasons to love Charm City…




Demon Divas And The Lanes Of Damnation (Happy Cloud Pictures)

Demon Divas And The Lanes Of Damnation (Happy Cloud Pictures)

Writer/Director Mike Watt kicks indie ass once again…




Smash Cut (Zed Filmworks)

Smash Cut (Zed Filmworks)

If you are a genuine fan of all things low budget and campy, this is the movie for you. As intended, director Lee Demarbre’s (Jesus Christ Vampire Hunter) Smash Cut is a wonderful homage piece to H.G. Lewis as it was intended.




Kiss the Ring: We show our gratitude to the Godfather of Gore, Herschell Gordon Lewis-by Wes Allen

Kiss the Ring: We show our gratitude to the Godfather of Gore, Herschell Gordon Lewis-by Wes Allen

I reckon, it’s a safe assumption that if you are visiting our website, then you’re already aware of H.G. Lewis. He’s not only known as the Godfather of Gore, but has been heralded as a major influence on what was to be known as the “splatter film”. After getting his start in exploitation with notorious producer David F. Friedman’s (Ilsa: She-Wolf of the SS, Love Camp 7) nudie-cuties and juvenile delinquent films, the team sought another world of nastiness to exploit. Hence, the “Blood Trilogy” was born. Beginning with 1963’s “Blood Feast”, Lewis would hose his audiences down with blood, guts, and assault-like ad campaigns that would allow his films to go down in horror film history.