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Dick Barton Strikes Back *** (1949, Don Stannard, Bruce Walker, Sebastian Cabot) – Classic Movie Review 6578

Director Godfrey Grayson’s 1949 British thriller is the middle episode of the Dick Barton trilogy, started with Dick Barton – Special Agent (1948). However, Dick Barton Strikes Back was actually the third of the three Hammer Film […]

Jan, 19

Fanny ***** (1932, Raimu, Pierre Fresnay, Orane Demazis, Fernand Charpin, Alida Rouffé) – Classic Movie Review 6394

Director Marc Allégret’s 1932 French classic is the middle episode in the marvellous Marcel Pagnol Marius trilogy, a highspot of world cinema, following the first film Marius (1931). Orane Demazis stars as the abandoned pregnant […]

Dec, 11

Return of the Fly ** (1959, Vincent Price, Brett Halsey, David Frankham, John Sutton) – Classic Movie Review 5303

The best news about director Edward L Bernds’s 1959 creature feature horror movie is that it brings back beloved horror icon Vincent Price from the 1958 original The Fly. But it is a cheap and […]

Apr, 16

Warlock: The Armageddon **½ (1993, Julian Sands, Chris Young, Paula Marshall, Joanna Pacula, R G Armstrong, Nicole Mercurio, Zach Galligan) – Classic Movie Review 4413

Director Anthony Hickox’s 1993 sequel to the exciting 1989 chiller Warlock is welcome, reasonably entertaining and fairly competently handled. Julian Sands returns as the Warlock, Satan’s son reborn to an understandably reluctant New York yuppie mother. […]

Sep, 26

The Toxic Avenger Part II ** (1989, Ron Fazio, John Altamura, Phoebe Legere) – Classic Movie Review 4378

Producers-directors Michael Herz and Lloyd Kaufman’s 1989 horror spoof sequel is often surprisingly funny, avoiding the trap of being simply stupid that is the fate of most movies of this kind. Some dull patches keep […]

Sep, 18

The Mummy Returns **** (2001, Brendan Fraser, Rachel Weisz, John Hannah, Arnold Vosloo, Dwayne Johnson, Freddie Boath, Oded Fehr) – Classic Movie Review 1120

The bandages are off in 2001 for a return bout between, in the red corner, dashing adventurer Brendan Fraser, and, in the blue corner, his 3000-year-old evil nemesis The Mummy Imhotep (Arnold Vosloo), who’s scarily […]

Apr, 20


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