Monthly Archives: April 2012

Cruising (1980)

Director: William Friedkin Writers: William Friedkin (Based on a novel by Gerald Walker) A very dark and strange crime tale from writer/director William Friedkin.  Al Pacino infiltrates the homosexual underworld in NYC to investigate a series of S&M themed murders. … Continue reading

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Tromeo and Juliet (1996)

Director: Lloyd Kaufman (Uncredited: James Gunn) Writers: Jason Green, James Gunn, & Lloyd Kaufman (Based on the play Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare) Pretty tough to get through but the ending pay off is pretty disgusting and great.

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The Specials (2000)

Director: Craig Mazin Writer: James Gunn Ah why can’t I find a good picture for this! Love the concept.  Execution is iffy.  I feel like right now would be a great time to remake this.

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The Toxic Avenger (1986)

Directors: Michael Herz & Lloyd Kaufman Writers: Joe Ritter (Story by Lloyd Kaufman) Tromadance is going to be in Asbury Park this year and James Gunn and Ti West are going to be there so to prepare I am going … Continue reading

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Chronicle (2012)

Director: Josh Trank Writers: Max Landis (Story by Max Landis & Josh Trank) This was really good!  The setup sounds like some Hollywood douche bags pitched something like “OK lets take the gritty real world Dark Knight superhero tone and … Continue reading

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Red Dawn (1984)

Director: John Milius Writers: Kevin Reynolds and John Milius (Story by Kevin Reynolds) Double dose of Swayze! Actually very surprised by the tone of this movie.  Because of the cast and that it was released in the 80s I had … Continue reading

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Road House (1989)

Director: Rowdy Herrington Writers: David Lee Henry and Hilary Henkin (Story by David Lee Henry) I did it!  I finally watched Road House!  Thats right.  It’s true!  I had never seen Road House.  Well now I have! Swayze plays Dalton, … Continue reading

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