Matty gushes over Fred Olen Ray’s flawed but richly entertaining sci-fi shocker.Read More Deep Space (1988): Monster, Monster, Monster!
Matty gets rambling with Fred Olen Ray’s easygoing fantasy adventure.Read More The Phantom Empire (1988): Hanging Out at the Centre of the Earth
Matty waxes lyrical about JCVD’s classic biff-‘em-up.Read More Vintage Van Dammage: A Look Back at Bloodsport (1988)
Matty reflects on William Wesley’s still underrated hair-raiser.Read More Scarecrows (1988): Field of Screams
Matty looks back at a peach of a werewolf movie with its director John Callas.Read More Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Lone Wolf (1988)?
Matty gets to the surprisingly sweet and relatable centre of David DeCoteau’s bawdy, Charles Band-produced sci-fi sex comedy.Read More I Was a Teenage Sex Mutant: Dr. Alien (1988)
Matty casts his eye over the metatextual shenanigans at play within David DeCoteau’s iconic Scream Queen flick.Read More Po-mo Before it was a Thing: Sorority Babes in the Slimeball Bowl-O-Rama (1988)
The Screwballs trilogy, Recruits (1986), State Park (1988) and of course Valet Girls (1987): a perfect cross-section of low-brow, direct-to-video ‘80s comedy. All directed by Rafal Zielinski, a Canadian journeyman who Dave was convinced would be thrilled to look back on his early career…Read More Into the Valet: Rafal Zielinski’s Scruples with Screwballs (1983) & Co.
Matty dusts off his chat with helmer Brian Thomas Jones, who talks the making of his criminally forgotten body horror gem.Read More Rejuvenator (1988): A Look Back at a Forgotten Classic with Director Brian Thomas Jones