Monthly Archives: January 2019

The Video Nasties #148 – The Thing (1982, John Carpenter)

‘I know you gentlemen have been through a lot, but when you find the time, I’d rather not spend the rest of this winter TIED TO THIS FUCKING COUCH!’ We’re getting near the end now, with only a few Nasties … Continue reading

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The Video Nasties #147 – Tenebrae (1982, Dario Argento)

‘Once you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, no matter how improbable, must be the truth.’ Tenebrae is an odd film for Dario Argento. Coming off the back of two of his most wildly supernatural and colourful movies, it would … Continue reading

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The Video Nasties #146 – Superstition (1982, James W Roberson)

‘Shut your bitchy mouth!’ Superstition is a slasher movie in which – not a spoiler – the slasher is a witch. In a way, it’s similar to Suspiria, a giallo in which the killer is a witch, but don’t stress … Continue reading

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The Video Nasties #145 – The Slayer (1982, JS Cardone)

‘I promise you, this’ll be a vacation you’ll never forget!’ Did Wes Craven see The Slayer before writing A Nightmare On Elm Street? It certainly came out two years before the Elm Street became a smash hit, though apparently that … Continue reading

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