Thursday, 30 May 2013

Gangs, Inc. (aka Paper Bullets)



Rita Adams witnesses her fink father being gunned down, winds up in an orphanage. As an adult, her troubled past means she's unemployable, then she foolishly takes a hit-and-run rap for her feckless boyfriend. But Rita's not into self-pity and, on being released from prison, she embarks on a campaign of revenge against society and becomes the Queen of Crime.

Tuesday, 28 May 2013

Big Trouble



John Cassavetes was hired to direct this film half-way through at the behest of his friend Peter Falk; but Cassavetes couldn’t save this comic version of Double Indemnity.

Monday, 27 May 2013

No Orchids for Miss Blandish



The most sickening exhibition of brutality, perversion, sex and sadism ever to be shown on a cinema screen.’