❉ ‘Messiah of Evil’ falls somewhere between arthouse and grindhouse, early George Romero and late Mario Bava…
❉ Robert Downey Sr’s Greaser’s Palace is one hell of a bonkers movie.
❉ Werner Herzog contemplates the chaos of the stars.
❉ ‘The Gun is Good… The Penis is Evil!’ Here’s the nonsense that is Zardoz.
❉ Zombie Lake is a ludicrously watchable piece of laugh-a-minute hokum.
❉ Piers Haggard’s film is, along with The Wicker Man and Witchfinder General, one of the trinity of great British folk horror films.
❉ The first film in Fritz Lang’s ‘Dr Mabuse’ trilogy is one of the great master-works of silent cinema.
❉ Shane Carruth tackles the nature of god, the interconnectivity of all living things, the mechanics of love and relationships, PTSD and pig farming.
❉ Jean Rollin’s lysergic fever dream combines magical feminism, paganism, eroticism, Sadean satire… and vampires!
❉ Tarkovsky’s penultimate feature film is about faith, madness and frustrated dreams.