A bit of a puzzler: Cryptic, starring Ed Stoppard (centre) and Vas Blackwood (right)


December 28, 2017 Matt Blake 0

Taking two prominent strands of low budget British cinema – gangsters and vampires – and combining them seems like a logical enough step. After all, many would argue that crime is a kind of vampirism, that criminals and vampires share an innately parasitic nature…

War is hell... The Battle of El Alamein

The Battle of El Alamein

December 23, 2017 Matt Blake 0

Despite being second billed here, George Hilton really only has a minor role as a British Lieutenant. The main purpose of his character is to act as a humanising force to the hero, Giorgio (Frederick Stafford).

The Walking Dea... oh, no, it's Age of the Dead

Age of the Dead

December 18, 2017 Matt Blake 0

Marco Ristori and Luca Boni appear to consider themselves modern day successors to Lucio Fulci, the Italian maestro behind zombie classics such as The Beyond, City of the Living Dead and The House By the Cemetary.