Monthly Archives: November 2018

The Video Nasties #130 – Scanners (1981, David Cronenberg)

‘We’re gonna do it the scanner way.  I’m gonna suck your brain dry.’ Telepathy was a big deal in the late 70s/early 80s, and Scanners joins Carrie as one of the most well known films to tackle the subject. It’s … Continue reading

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The Video Nasties #129 – Rosemary’s Killer (1981, Joseph Zito)

‘I’m here for my date, Rose.’ Joseph Zito directed possibly the greatest slasher movie of the 80s in Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter, and Rosemary’s Killer is the film that landed him the gig. At times, it’s very easy … Continue reading

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The Video Nasties #128 – Possession (1981, Andrzej Zulawski)

‘I know a man who loved everything and he died in a flood of shit.’ A few minutes into Possession, I had to turn the volume down for fear that my neighbours were going to call the police. By the … Continue reading

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