DIGITAL CELLULOID – ISSUE 240: SHAMBLING TERROR?

Digital Celluloid, a comic strip by artist Chris Cirillo, pokes fun at the films of today, tomorrow and yesterday. Whether it is a classic or an upcoming blockbuster, no film is safe! This week, The cultist watched a Full Moon film adapted from Lovecraft’s short story; it was bad… but maybe in a good way?

Posted on January 28, 2015 in Digital Celluloid, Features by

SPARKS

This film is far better than it has any right to be. As it stands, it’s a tightly budgeted noir superhero movie set in the 1940s. As if that attempt weren’t bold enough to earn respect, the story and acting are top notch, and the film itself simply looks amazing…

Posted on June 4, 2014 in Reviews by

EDGAR G. ULMER’S STRANGE ILLUSION (1945) (DVD)

Though saddled with the script’s fetish for Freud, Ulmer stylizes his thriller without sending it adrift. Like his other great films, “Strange Illusion” is a shaggy quickie that takes fine shape throughout…

Posted on February 17, 2011 in Reviews by