❉ A personal appreciation of Louis Malle’s stream of consciousness slapstick farce.
❉ Adam Scovell has created a trailer for a nonexistent 70s TV series of J.G. Ballard’s High-Rise.
❉ Zombie Lake is a ludicrously watchable piece of laugh-a-minute hokum.
❉Hou Hsiao-hsien’s compelling drama set amidst a world of young people and petty gangsters.
❉ Piers Haggard’s film is, along with The Wicker Man and Witchfinder General, one of the trinity of great British folk horror films.
❉ Nick Clement presents his assessments of cult gems. This week, Curtis Hanson’s low-key, pot-infused comedy drama.
❉ Umberto Lenzi’s notoriously nasty crime thriller, with a score from Ennio Morricone, makes its Blu-ray debut.
❉ Nick Clement presents his assessments of cult gems. This week, two con-men attempt to pull off the largest bank heist of the 19th century.
❉ The first film in Fritz Lang’s ‘Dr Mabuse’ trilogy is one of the great master-works of silent cinema.
❉ Now we are in 2017, many of the predictions made in 1987 movie The Running Man look eerily prophetic, writes David Bishop…