Cult Films

“Damn Yankees,” “Promising Young Woman,” and More of This Week’s New Releases!

Damn Yankees

This week’s new releases include everything from classics from the Warner Archive Collection making their Blu-ray debut to recent films, be it critically acclaimed releases of flicks that seem destined for cult status. Here’s a look at the titles that…

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A Salute to the Funky Theme Song from “Friday the 13th: Part III”

 Chh-chh-chh! Dance-dance-dance? My personal favorite of all the Friday the 13th films was 1982’s Friday the 13th: Part III. Originally released in 3D — which afforded viewers in the theater the opportunity to have the film’s thrills (and the occasional…

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Looking Back at “Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventures” and “Bill & Ted’s Bogus Journey”

Today’s guest post has Jim Brymer sharing his thoughts on the Bill and Ted franchise. Take it away, Jim: Before the meteoric rise of one of the most recognizable actors of the 90’s and beyond, a virtually unknown actor was…

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Waiting for Snake: “Escape from New York” and “Escape from L.A.”

John Carpenter is my favorite director, and by extension, I guess you could say Kurt Russell is my second favorite actor (John Wayne is still #1). The reason I say Carpenter is my favorite director and Russell is #2 on…

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