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The Video Nasties #36 – Women Behind Bars (1975, Jess Franco)

‘Men are all rotten.’ ‘True, but you still miss ‘em’. Well this was a surprise. I honestly wasn’t looking forward to watching any of the Women In Prison/Nazisploitation movies on the list, and this one has a particularly poor reputation. … Continue reading

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The Video Nasties #35 – The Werewolf and the Yeti (1975, MI Bonns)

‘You’re not an ordinary woman…you’ve got personality.’ Near the start of The Werewolf and The Yeti, there’s an establishing shot of London, with Big Ben and The Houses of Parliament visible. The choice of soundtrack? Scotland The Brave. Close, guys. … Continue reading

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The Video Nasties #34 – Suicide Cult (1975, James Glickenhaus)

‘It’s been five months, for God’s sake make love to me!’ There’s a sequence towards the end of Suicide Cult where a government agent/astrologer attempts to assassinate a cult leader by shooting him with a tranquilliser dart and attaching electrodes … Continue reading

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The Video Nasties #33 – The Love Butcher (1975, Don Jones & Mike Angel)

‘Do you enjoy this? Being a ghoul?’ The Love Butcher is the delightful tale of a recently widowed small town butcher who, in between preparing his delicious sausages for the hungry townsfolk, dispenses sage advice in the matter of love … Continue reading

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The Video Nasties #31 – Deep Red (1974, Dario Argento)

‘Have it your own way, stupid. I’ll carry out my own investigation and we’ll see who comes out on top.’ Part murder mystery, part screwball battle of the sexes comedy, Deep Red is one of the high points of director … Continue reading

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The Video Nasties #30 – The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974, Tobe Hooper)

‘I just can’t take no pleasure in killing.’ Well, what do you want me to say? It’s The Texas Chain Saw Massacre, isn’t it? If you’re reading a blog on the Video Nasties and you’ve never seen it I’d be … Continue reading

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The Video Nasties #29 – The Living Dead (1975, Jorge Grau)

‘You’re all the same the lot of you, with your long hair and faggot clothes.’ In 1968, George Romero released Night of the Living Dead, the first modern zombie film and one of the most influential horror films of all … Continue reading

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